AK Athlete Radio – Episode 12 – Rosie Frankowski – Olympic Cross Country Skier

AK Athlete Radio – Episode 12 – Rosie Frankowski – Olympic Cross Country Skier

This episode’s guest is incredible. Listen in and let us know how you like it

Rosie Fankowski (Instagram | Website) is an elite cross country skier, born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She has risen to Olympic caliber though only starting cross country skiing in High School. A multi-sport athlete in college she earned her Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and Spanish with a minor in History. She received three All-American honors and finished runner up at the NCAA National Championships while also earning a spot on the 2014 United States Under 23 World Championship Ski Team.

She is currently pursuing her goals and dreams of skiing professionally with Alaska Pacific University Nordic Ski Center, a professional team out of Anchorage, Alaska. Over the past four seasons with APU, she has competed around the world on the World Cup, OPA Cup circuit, US domestic Supertour Circuit, and at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang.

Outside of ski racing, she recently obtained her Masters in Business Administration from APU in 2016, and currently works as a project manager for Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Ltd.

— Bio taken from Rosie’s Website—