Saturday, Feb. 1, was a great skiing day for the Moraloppet Ski for the Cause held at the Vasaloppet Nordic Center with 112 skiers, including 21 skiers participating in the 5km Tour. Over $4,000 was raised at the event, including Sally Ahlgren’s ‘Team Celebrate’ who took first place with raising $2,928. All raised funds will be donated to the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation.

Winners of the mens and womens 10.5 km race: 

1st Chris Bowman, Minneapolis, 0:33:52.8

2nd Ted Anderson, Mora, 0:37:34.8

3rd Pedro Pesta, Brook Park, 0:39:59.2

1st Norah Hushagen, Columbus, 0:40:14.4 

2nd Margo Niskanen, Mora, 0:42:17.6

3rd Macy Kerr, Mora, 0:51:08.7

Winners of the mens and womens 21 km race: 

1st Anders Bowman, St. Louis Park, 1:01:24.5 

2nd Cory Ellertson, Robbinsdale, 1:01:48.7

3rd Philip Rogers, Esko, 1:04:27.8

1st Kayla Bovitz, Eden Prairie, 1:15:10.8

2nd Veronica Hudacek, Cottage Grove, 1:26:38.0 

3rd Maria Schilling, Minneapolis, 1:27:16.2

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.