MNSA 2018 Nordic Skiing Awards
The Minnesota Nordic Ski Association (MNSA) held its annual awards banquet at the Mora Vasaloppet Nordic Center on Sunday, April 8, 2018.
The Lifetime Achievement Award is given annually to individuals who have contributed significantly to the advancement of Nordic skiing in Minnesota. This year’s winners were Bruce Adelsman and Darby Nelson.
MNSA also provided the following awards:
- Master Skier Award: Olavi Seppala, Menahga, MN
- MSHSL Individual Champions: Garrett Beckrich, Grand Rapids High School; and Mara McCollor, Wayzata High School.
- Minnesota Biathlon High Achievers: Emma Stertz, Grand Rapids, MN & Vasek Cervenka, Grand Rapids, MN
- Minnesota-Based Collegiate High Achievers: Maria Hauer from St. Cloud State University and Tamer Mische-Richter from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth.