Way to go ANR skiers qualifying to represent Team Alaska at the 2019 Junior National races in Anchorage: Katey Houser, Adrianna Proffitt, Helen Wilson, Emily Walsh, Claire Nelson, Hannah Cryder, Michael Earnhart, Miles Dennis, Max Beirgrohslein, Konrad Renner, and Porter Blei.
Michael Earnhart raced hard and fast to capture a National Champioship in the U18 mens sprint! He also placed 9th in the mass start classic race. Meanwhile Adrianna Proffitt took a 5th place in the classic sprint and a 7th in the mass classic race. And Katey Houser raced to a 8th place finish in the interval start freestyle race. Fantastic results for those three and all of our hard-working ANR skiers!
Michael Earnhart, U18 Junior National Sprint Champion
Congratulations to ANR skiers participating in national ski races over the holiday break. Helen Wilson, with Torsten and Konrad Renner, competed in the U.S. Jr National Biathlon Championships. Max Beirgrohslein, Adrianna Proffitt, and Michael Earnhart raced the U.S. Sr National races in Craftbury, Vt. Helen qualified for the World Jr Biathlon Championships in Slovenia, while Adrianna and Michael qualified for the U18 Scando Cup in Estonia!
At the Scando Cup, Adrianna took a 10th place in the 5K skate race (second fastest American), and she was the anchor on the 3rd place relay team! Meanwhile, Michael was 15th in the sprint (fastest American) and 13th in the 10K skate race (second fastest American). Great results!
Alaska Nordic Racing is a cross country ski racing program that provides year-round training opportunities for Southcentral athletes of all ages.
ANR provides group training sessions, along with an individualized year-round training program, training log, coaching, waxing and support at local and national races.
Programs are available for junior through masters level skiers. Read our philosophy statement here.
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