ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - This weekend Alaska Pacific University’s Sadie Bjornsen
competed in the FIS World Cup Tour De Ski in Toblach, Italy.
Bjornsen finished the first stage of competition in sixth place after a strong day of skiing in the women’s 1.3-kilometer freestyle sprint, and Sunday Bjornsen finished 16th in the 10-kilometer freestyle race.
The veteran skier currently sits 8th overall in the Tour De Ski’s standings, she finished 9th last year. This event features seven stages over nine days and picks back up Tuesday in Switzerland for a skate sprint in Val Müstair, Switzerland.