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Olympian Jessie Diggins headlines Mpls rollerski event

Competitors will race around a city block by the Commons Park and US Bank stadium. The event mimics rollerski events in Norway.

MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis will close its streets for the inaugural Fastenal Parallel 45 Rollerski Loppet. 

Minnesota-native and Olympic Gold medalist, Jessie Diggins, will headline a crowd of other professional cross country skiers, including Minnesota residents/natives Kyle Bratrud and Caitlin Gregg. 

Competitors will race around a city block by the Commons Park and US Bank stadium. The event mimics rollerski events in Norway.

More information can be found, here

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