Canada’s Cendrine Browne leading American Liz Stephen during the women’s 30-kilometer freestyle mass start at the 2017 Nordic Skiing World Championships on Saturday in Lahti, Finland. (Photo: John Lazenby/Lazenbyphotography.com)
Gabby Naranja considers herself a true Mainer, having grown up in the northern most part of the state playing hockey and roofing houses with her five brothers. She graduated from Bates College where she ran cross-country, track, and nordic skied. She spent this past winter in Europe and is currently in Bozeman, Mont., enjoying all that the U.S. northwest has to offer.