Pagosa Nordic Season Opener X-C ski weekend. Features masters cross country ski champion and inspirational speaker Murray Banks. Friday Banks will be teaching a ski waxing clinic from 6-8 p.m. at the Alpen Haus Ski Center, 2800 Cornerstone Drive. A $5 donation will be requested at the door. Saturday, Banks will beach two skate ski clinics, advanced from 9-11 a.m. and intermediate from 1-3 p.m. Later Saturday will be the free Moonrise/ Sunset soup and chili X-C Ski Social, location TBD. The clinic fee is $30 for nonmembers, $25 for members. Sunday Banks will join Pagosa Nordic for a Biathlon X-C Ski Race. Registration fee is $30 for nonmembers, $30 for members. The event will be held at Alberta Park at the Wolf Creek Ski Area. Send your R.S.V.P. to Pagosa Nordic@gmail.com.