Alaska Pacific University offers a wide array of Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate programs. As a small private liberal arts and sciences university positioned in a global economy and geographic location where the mixing of modern western society and indigenous. One of the beauties of APU is how the semesters are structured. Athletes are able to be fulltime students while racing at the highest level thanks to three different semester schedules that allow students to frontload or backload courses depending upon racing and training schedules. The capstone project at APU is where students focus on a specific area of interest within their major, many of the projects lead to job offers. Visit alaskapacific.edu for more information about the educational opportunities at Alaska Pacific University.
April 17, 2017 by Sadie Bjornsen
In most situations, a Grand Finale is the end of the show, with all the biggest booms, explosions and excitement. Every year, when we finish the World Cup Tour, we head back to the United States to jump into Spring Nationals, otherwise know as “Spring Series”. Depending on your fatigue level, these races can be […] > READ MORE
March 28, 2017 by Sadie Bjornsen
Sometimes it takes a little bit of a “knock-down” to slow down your world, and make you stop and look around a bit. I am sitting at home right now in Anchorage, trying to recover from a little cold I picked up my first day in Fairbanks. This year, spring series and distance nationals are […] > READ MORE
March 11, 2017 by Jessica Yeaton
Since my last update, I raced a world cup in Estonia, had two jam packed weeks of racing at World Championships in Finland, discovered my natural talent for bowling, flew home to Anchorage, and last but certainly not least- Justin Bieber turned 23 (this feels like yesterday)! It has been a pretty awesome couple of […] > READ MORE