World Champion & Gold Medalist Kikkan Randall Joins the MSU Gran Fondo!

Ride with gold medalist and cancer survivor on June 22
Sponsored by Advantage Benefits Group

World Champion skier and cancer survivor Kikkan Randall is coming to Grand Rapids for MSU Gran Fondo 7!

At the Pyeongchang Olympics in 2018, Kikkan made history winning gold in cross-country skiing. Just three months later, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Despite a grueling treatment of chemotherapy, radiation and surgery, Kikkan remained very active – running, cycling, weight lifting, hiking and more. She finished treatment earlier this year.


Photo by Lukas Campbell

Kikkan is the president of Fast and Female USA and brand ambassador for L.L. Bean and AKTIV Against Cancer.

Meet the World Champion athlete who fought for the gold, then fought for her life.


Photo courtesy of L.L. Bean

Kikkan is joined by another special guest at MSU Gran Fondo 7. Five-time Tour de France veteran and NBC Sports cycling commentator Christian Vande Velde will also ride MSU Gran Fondo 7.  

Autographs at the MSU Gran Fondo Expo
June 21, Afternoon (time to be announced) at 20 Monroe Live

High-Carb Dinner with special guests Kikkan Randall & Christian Vande Velde
June 21, 7-9 PM at 20 Monroe Live
Dinner is invitation only for participants who reach the $250 fundraising level

Ride with Kikkan at MSU Gran Fondo 7
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