Park City’s Maurer wins 2013 Junior National Championships

Manon Maurer, of Park City, won the 2013 Junior National Championship in Minneapolis on Feb. 28, marking a big accomplishment for the 16-year-old who in January also earned a spot on the 2013 Junior World Ski Championship team and went on to compete in Liberec, Czech Republic.

Elizabeth Wallace, Manon Maurer, and Sabina Gasienica  

Elizabeth Wallace, Manon Maurer, and Sabina Gasienica

 

Visa Development Team member Elizabeth Wallace, of Woodbury, Minn., was 2nd and Sabina Gasienica, of the Central Division, was 3rd.

“Manon Maurer has had an exceptional season this winter,” Alborn said. “Manon’s success is very inspiring for all of us, as she represents our next generation of women’s ski jumping. The success of the World Cup Team the last two seasons has proven to be a waterfall effect for motivation, from the grass roots level to the top.”