NSAA Photo Contest
The 2018-19 contest winners can be found below! The 2019-20 NSAA Photo Contest will run April – June of 2020. The contest is open to all Alaska Nordic ski club members and entrants may submit three images per category.
The categories are:
Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place selections in each category, as well as a grand prize overall winner. Winners also will be featured in the annual NSAA calendar and in an issue of the Alaska Nordic Skier Newsletter.
Send digital photo files and an entry form to firstname.lastname@example.org with “PHOTO CONTEST” in subject line. File format should be JPG and size should be between .05 MB and 5 MB.
Thank you to the NSAA Photo Contest Sponsor, Alaska Mountaineering & Hiking!
2018-19 Contest Winners!
Overall Winner: Pure Joy (Ski 4 Kids 2019) by Jen Aist
1st: Joel Power in Soldotna, (Besh Cup 3)by Laarni Power
2nd: State HS Boys relay: Scramble Leg at Birch Hill by Laarni Power
3rd: Soldotna Besh Cup by Laarni Power
1st: A golden-glowing mine (Hatcher Pass) by Liam Hood
2nd: Anticipation: Waiting to drop in near Microdot (Hatcher Pass) by Adam Loomis
3rd: Skiing to Williwaw Lake by David Ward
Kids on Skis
1st: Mass start (Ski 4 Kids 2019) by Jen Aist
2nd: Finish strong! (Ski 4 Kids 2019) by Jen Aist
3rd: Junior Nordic Hawks by David Ward
1st: Enjoying the fresh corduroy (Hatcher Pass Mine) by Elizabeth Knapp
2nd: Skating on fresh snow by Kathleen Metcalfe
3rd: Lake Loop (Kincaid)by Kathleen Metcalfe
Fun Ski Events
1st: Frankie and Raylene (Ski 4 Kids 2019) by David Ward
2nd: NSAA; Solstice Tree Tour by Lissa Wright
3rd: Winning costume for East relay: Service Viking Ship by Laarni Power
1st: Know no limits (2019 Ski 4 Kids) by Jen Aist
2nd: Terri Pauls wears her best while doing tele turns by Joe Kurtak
3rd: Hillside M/W Hawks on Rovers Run in the early morning light by David Ward
1st: Young shooter (Ski 4 Kids 2019) by Jen Aist
2nd: Focus (Ski 4 Kids 2019) by Jen Aist
1st: A dragon taking flight by Addy Wright
2nd: Junior Nordic-er catching some air at AMH Cup by Addy Wright
3rd: U16 Team Alaska girls … Jumping! by Shannon Donley
3rd Place Rec/Casual Skiing: Hillside M/W Hawks on Rovers Run in the early morning light by David Ward
2nd Place Touring/Backcountry Skiing: Anticipation: Waiting to drop in near Microdot at Hatcher Pass by Adam Loomis
2017-18 Winning Photos:
Grand Prize Winner! 2018-19 contest: "Pure Joy" by Jen Aist
Grand Prize Winner! 2017-18 contest: "Skiing into Rabbit Lake" © Jeremy Hinshaw
Grand Prize Winner! 2016-17 contest: "Sunny Tracks" © Nathan Jones
Grand Prize Winner! 2015-16 contest: "2016 High School T-Bird Classic" © Matt Johnson