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Welcome! My name is Michael Somppi and I'm a competitive cross-country skier. I developed this blog so sponsors, family, friends and fans can keep up to date with my life as a full-time athlete. You can expect regular blog posts about racing, training, and life in general. Check out other sections of my blog by clicking on the tabs above.

Results

Notable Results

Canadian Championship Aggregate Titles
2017 - Ski Nationals, Canmore, AB: Senior Champion
2015 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Thunder Bay, ON: Senior Champion

Canadian Championships
2017 - Ski Nationals, Canmore, AB: 3 (50km MS F)
2017 - Ski Nationals, Canmore, AB: 6 (Sprint C)
2017 - Ski Nationals, Canmore, AB: 5 (10km F)
2016 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Whitehorse, YK: 5 (15km F)
2016 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Whitehorse, YK: 6 (10km C)
2015 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Thunder Bay, ON: 1 (50km MS F)
2015 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Thunder Bay, ON: 4 (15km C)
2015 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Thunder Bay, ON: 1 (10km F)
2014 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Corner Brook, NFLD: 3 (15km F)
2013 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Whistler, BC: 5 (50km MS F)
2012 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Mont St Anne, QC: 3 (10km C)
2011 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Canmore, AB: 4 (50km MS F)
2011 - Canada Winter Games, Halifax, NS: 2 (10km F)
2010 - Haywood Ski Nationals, Whitehorse, YK: 3 (50km MS C)

International Competition
2017 - Ski Tour Canada (WC Finals), QC & AB: 49 overall tour
2017 - Ski Tour Canada (WC Finals), Canmore, AB: 41 (15km C Pursuit)
2017 - US National Championships, Houghton, MI: 3 (30km MS F)
2016 - World Cup, Lillehammer, Norway: 60 (30km Skiathlon)
2015 - World Cup, Lahti, Finland: 62 (15km C)
2015 - Scandinavian Cup, Madona, Latvia: 21 (30km MS F)
2015 - Scandinavian Cup, Madona, Latvia: 34 (15km C)
2014 - World Cup, Lahti, Finland: 58 (15km F)
2013 - World Cup Finals, Falun, Sweden: 37 (15km F Pursuit)
2013 - World Cup Finals, Falun, Sweden: 44 (3.75km F)
2013 - World Cup, Oslo, Norway: 57 (50km MS F)
2012 - World Cup, Canmore, AB: 41 (30km Pursuit)
2012 - American Birkebeiner, Hayward, WI: 4 (50km MS F)
2012 - Scandinavian Cup, Albu, Estonia: 30 (15km C)
2012 - Scandinavian Cup, Madona, Latvia: 20 (30km MS F)
2012 - Scandinavian Cup, Madona, Latvia: 20 (Sprint F)
2012 - Alpen Cup, Campra, Switzerland: 20 (Sprint C)
2011 - World Under-23 Championships, Otepaa, Estonia: 14 (15km F)
2011 - World Under-23 Championships, Otepaa, Estonia: 40 (30km Skiathlon)
2011 - World Cup, Otepaa, Estonia: 66 (Sprint C)
2011 - World Cup, Otepaa, Estonia: 62 (15km C)
2010 - World Cup, Canmore, AB: 54 (Sprint C)

NorAm Series Overall
2014-15 – 1st place
2013-14 – 3rd place
2012-13 – 3rd place

Domestic Competition
2016 - Haywood NorAm, Prince George, BC: 3 (10km F)
2016 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley QC: 1 (15km F)
2016 - Haywood NorAm, Mont St Anne, QC: 3 (10km C)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 3 (15km MS C)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley QC: 2 (15km F)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 1 (Sprint F)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Canmore, AB: 1 (20km MS F)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Canmore, AB: 1 (Sprint F)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Lake Louise, AB: 3 (10km C)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Duntroon, ON: 2 (15km F)
2015 - Haywood NorAm, Duntroon, ON: 3 (30km Skiathlon)
2014 - Haywood NorAm, Sovereign Lake, BC: 3 (30km F)
2014 - Haywood NorAm, Rossland, BC: 3 (10km C)
2014 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 2 (20km MS C)
2014 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 3 (15km F)
2014 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 3 (Sprint F)
2014 - Haywood NorAm, Canmore, AB: 3 (30km Skiathlon)
2013 - Haywood NorAm, Grande Prairie, AB: 1 (30km F)
2013 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 2 (30km Cl)
2013 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 1 (15km F)
2013 - Haywood NorAm, Duntroon, ON: 3 (15km F)
2013 - Haywood NorAm, Thunder Bay, ON: 1 (15km F)
2012 - Haywood NorAm, Sovereign Lake, BC: 2 (15km F)
2012 - Haywood NorAm, Canmore, AB: 3 (15km F)
2012 - Haywood NorAm, Whistler, BC: 5 (Sprint F)
2011 - Haywood NorAm, Rossland, BC: 4 (Sprint F)
2011 - Haywood NorAm, Thunder Bay, ON: 3 (15km F)
2011 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 3 (30km C)
2011 - Haywood NorAm, Cantley, QC: 5 (Sprint F)