Alpine Skiing Championships
The Alpine Skiing Championships were held at Mount Kato on March 2nd. The event brought in kids from many different ski areas, including Welch Village, Buck Hill, Wild Mountain, Powder Ridge, Mount Kato. Athletes ranged from ages 6-18 and were given the opportunity to compete against the slopes in two Giant Slalom runs and two Slalom runs.
USA Curling Senior Men’s National Championships
The 2019 USA Curling Senior Men’s National Championships took place in Mapleton, MN from February 26th – March 2nd. Geoff Goodland and his team had a perfect 9-0 record over the weekend and will now represent the United States at the 2019 World Senior Championships in April, which will be held in Stavanger, Norway. Congratulations to Geoff and his team!
Some upcoming events for April include the C&N Sales Pool Tournament, the Mankato Gameday Competition, and the Bunny Spiel Curling Tournament.
Did you know? The Minnesota Vikings held training camp in Mankato from 1966-2017
SportsEvents Media Group, the leading industry publication focused exclusively on helping sports event planners produce excellent competitions in the United States, has announced Visit Mankato has been recognized as a 2018 Readers' Choice Award winner. For more information about Visit Mankato's honor, click here.
Read the January 2018 magazine here.