Tag: Kate Devlin

Fireside: Roy Carlsted

By Kate Devlin This ski season, Roy Carlsted of St. Paul, Minnesota, plans to compete in four cross country ski marathons, including the Mora Vasaloppet and the American Birkebeiner, major accomplishments for any skier. However, having just celebrated his 80th birthday, Carlsted will likely be one of the few racers […]

Fireside: Ski For Light

by Kate Devlin For 43-year-old Kathy Strahan, learning how to cross country ski meant more than just overcoming the normal frustration beginners experience. In her quest to ski, the California native tackled chronic knee problems, complete blindness and her own fears. Blind since age two and physically active all her […]