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Kikkan Randall Has a Message for Her Former Teammates About Next Year's World Cup

We are now one year out from the big day!See what Kikkan Randall thought about the sprint course on a recent visit to The Trailhead — and be sure mark your calendars for March 14-17 for Fastenal Parallel 45!

Posted by MN Cross Country Ski World Cup & Fastenal Parallel 45 Winter Festival on Sunday, March 17, 2019

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All media (including but not limited to: TV/radio broadcasters, reporters, news writers, videographers, photographers, bloggers, influencers, podcasters, etc.) must fill out our accreditation form before February 21, 2020, in order to be guaranteed media access to the 2020 Coop FIS Cross Country World Cup Sprint Finals and the Fastenal Parallel 45 Winter Festival.

Please be aware that access to the event venue with any kind of filming device is strictly forbidden to non-rights holders. Media personnel and other individuals, apart from Infront Sports & Media AG and NBC Sports/Echo entertainment, are absolutely not allowed to film or use any part of the event (including but not limited to: race, qualification round, training, podium ceremony) or gather audiovisual material from third parties for exploitation.

Contact Chief of Media Dan Ness at mnwc.media@loppet.org with any questions regarding accreditation.

The materials below are provided for use by event sponsors, licensees, event organizers, and media for promotional purposes only. Contact marketing@loppet.org with questions.

For more media information regarding the FIS Cross Country World Cup, click here.

Official Press Releases / News Articles

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Please note that you must obtain authorization to use our event logos. Unauthorized use is strictly prohibited. For authorization, contact marketing@loppet.org.

Video Footage

U.S. Ski & Snowboard maintains an extensive video database of athletes and events, some of which is rights free. For more information, click here.

Fastenal Parallel 45 Cup Rollerski Loppet: Event Footage

Photographs

U.S. Ski & Snowboard photo archives are housed at usskiandsnowboard.smugmug.com/Cross-Country. A number of rights free images are available for download and editorial use. For more information, click here.