Tag: Kikkan Randall

Kikkan Randall’s Journey

We’ve followed Kikkan Randall’s career with particular interest and a very personal stake in her growth as an athlete in her chosen sport. That’s because when Kikkan made it her intent to be an international caliber Nordic skier, there weren’t a lot of Americans doing just that. Kikkan comes from an athletic family. Raised in Alaska, her aunt was… Read more »

Kikkan Randall Puts U.S.A on the Global Cross-Country Map

In the world of cross-country skiing, three letters don’t often make their way to the top of the results page: U, S, and A. While we wouldn’t go so far as to say the U.S. has been ignored in international competition, it’s fair to assert that American athletes haven’t historically been considered legitimate threats for… Read more »