Middlebury prepares to host the NCAA Skiing Championships, March 6-9

The best collegiate skiers in the country will receive the red-carpet treatment next week when they arrive in Middlebury for the NCAA men’s and women’s Alpine and Nordic skiing championships, March 6-9. Skiers from as far away as Alaska, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado, and from as close by as UVM, Harvard, St. Lawrence and Williams will start arriving in Vermont over the weekend, and will begin practicing at the Middlebury College Snow Bowl and the Rikert Nordic Center on Monday, March 4.