Athlete Blogs

4.5 Months On The Road With Mary Poppins

By Sadie Bjornsen | November 17, 2018

One of the secret toughest parts of being a professional cross country ski racer, and traveling on the World Cup Circuit, is packing up your bags and leaving home for 4-5 months straight.  The actual process of “being gone” we get used to. The first few weeks can be painful as we shift back into hotel […]

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Day 131 – Home at last.

By Kikkan Randall | November 17, 2018

Recap from Day 131 during my cancer treatments

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Summer recap in pics

By David Norris | November 16, 2018

Jess leading the ride in Southern Utah This summer was great. I really enjoyed my summer and I don’t believe this opinion is inflated as a result of writing this blog from Finland. Over the summer I did a lot of the things I wanted to do- mountain bike more, train a lot, go fishing, […]

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Day 130 – Planning forward

By Kikkan Randall | November 16, 2018

Recap from Day 130 during my cancer treatments

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Day 129 – Pathology report and more socks. All positive news

By Kikkan Randall | November 15, 2018

Recap from Day 129 during my cancer treatments

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Day 128 – Surgery #2 smooth, now just waiting for the results

By Kikkan Randall | November 14, 2018

Recap from Day 128 during my cancer fight

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Day 127 – Back in for surgery tomorrow but mostly good news

By Kikkan Randall | November 13, 2018

Recap from Day 127 during my cancer fight

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Day 126 – Just an average Sunday

By Kikkan Randall | November 12, 2018

Recap from Day 126 during my cancer fight

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Post 125 – Fit in a ski and a ski movie

By Kikkan Randall | November 11, 2018

Recap from Day 125 during my cancer fight

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Season Plans

By Scott Patterson | November 10, 2018

I am about to leave for Europe so it is time to get the blog rolling again.  I’ll be trying to post weekly updates here throughout the winter.  Some posts may be full race recaps, others just a quick update of where and what I’m doing.  Stay tuned for more soon! My plan for the […]

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Day 124 – First day post-op

By Kikkan Randall | November 10, 2018

Recap from Day 124 during my cancer fight

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Day 123 – Thanks for the support

By Kikkan Randall | November 9, 2018

Surgery Day

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Day 122 – Last day before surgery

By Kikkan Randall | November 8, 2018

Final chemo recap before surgery tomorrow.

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Day 121 – Pre-op day

By Kikkan Randall | November 7, 2018

Final recap from my chemo sessions. Tomorrow is surgery day.

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Day 120 – Got to feel like my old self with some skiing today

By Kikkan Randall | November 6, 2018

Recap from Day 120 during my chemo treatments

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Day 119 – From NY to AK it was a full day

By Kikkan Randall | November 5, 2018

Recap from Day 119 during my chemo treatments

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Inspirational Olympian Randall Accepts AKTIV Against Cancer Award

By Kikkan Randall | November 4, 2018

Inspirational Olympian Randall Accepts AKTIV Against Cancer Award

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Day 118 – On site for NYC Marathon – A perfect distraction before surgery

By Kikkan Randall | November 4, 2018

Recap from Day 118 during my chemo treatments

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Day 117 – Nice day at LL Bean and to finally meet Lani!

By Kikkan Randall | November 3, 2018

Recap from Day 117 during my chemo treatments

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Day 116 – On the positive side of round 6 chemo

By Kikkan Randall | November 2, 2018

Recap from Day 116 during my chemo treatments

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