“It’s only a little club . . . but we do big things.” - Chummy Broomhall
Chisholm Ski Club is located at Black Mountain of Maine Ski Area in Rumford, Maine. The Club has a rich tradition which dates back to the early days of the 20th century at its Spruce Street location and its mid 1900's days at Scottie's Mountain. Over the years the Club has hosted several world class nordic skiing events, including the 1950 World Championships, 1976 NCAA Cross Country Skiing Championships, 1991 National Biathlon Championships, 1993 US Cross Country Skiing Championships, 1993 U.S. Masters Cross Country Skiing Championships, 1996 National Junior Olympics, 1996 Chevy Truck U.S. Nationals, the 1999 NCAA Cross Country Skiing Championship, the 2003 Chevy Truck US Cross Country Championships, the 2004 Chevrolet US Cross Country Championships, the 2009 NCAA Cross Country Skiing Championships, the 2010 USCSA National Championships, and the 2011 and 2012 US Cross Country Championships.
This winter the Bethel Outing Club and the Chisholm Ski Club are joining forces to promote two events as part of the 2015 Western Maine Nordic Weekend. The weekend will kick off on Saturday, February 7th at Bethel's Pine Hill Competition Trails with the Flying Moose Classic. On Sunday, February 8th, the venue shifts to Black Mountain of Maine for the John Roderick Marathon as part of the NENSA New England Marathon Series.
We are excited to play host to The Bates Winter Carnival on Friday and Saturday along with the NENSA Eastern Cup both Saturday and Sunday.