Nissa Larson

Race director

Nissa Larson brings years of experience in the sport of running and her expertise in race organizing, managing, and directing races. Distance runner for over 3 decades, she trained under and was later mentored by one of Minnesota’s legendary coaches, Rick Kleyman. Nissa competed in track and cross country at St. Mary’s University.   

Nissa is a member of the Seven Continents Club (SCC), having run a marathon on all seven continents. In addition to running, she enjoys various outdoor activities, including hunting and wild rice harvesting. She is currently a member of Run Minnesota, USATF, the Mill City Race Team, and a USATF Certified Course Measurer