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Vasaloppet cross country ski race cancelled, thousands of skiers come up dry

The organizers of the annual Vasaloppet Nordic ski race cancelled the event because of a lack of snow. This year's race would mark the 40th year for the race that attracts 3,000 skiers from around the world.
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The organizers of the annual Vasaloppet Nordic ski race cancelled the event because of a lack of snow. This year's race would mark the 40th year for the race that attracts 3,000 skiers from around the world.

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