Pre-Olympic Celebration of Minnesota Athletes, Jan 30 at Braemar Golf Club

Please join us as we celebrate the week of the 2022 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremonies with Minnesota athletes who have competed on the world, national, and state stages.  No admission fee.  Due to the health conditions and vulnerable age group of some of the participants, we respectfully request all guests be  fully vaccinated.  Thank you!

Register here:

1:00 – 2:00  Social hour
2:00 – 3:00 Program
3:00 – 4:00 Book signing, conversations with Minnesota athletes

Discover More Minnesota Gold!

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Praise for More Minnesota Gold

“Very few in Minnesota do more to honor our wonderful past in athletics than Patrick Mader. This second edition of Minnesota Gold is yet another classic publication that everyone, who loves our sports, will cherish for years to come. Patrick is a gem that we are lucky to have telling these wonderful stories.”

 —Gary Wilson
U of M Women’s Cross Country/Track and Field Coach

“Love the book! Couldn’t put it down.”

—Bill Miles
Longtime Wayzata High School cross country and track & field coach
2015 National Cross Country Coach of the Year

“Powerful stories and beautiful, thoughtful, writing and book!”

—Trina Radke Gerry
1988 Olympian, author, coach


“The thoughtful arrangement of striking images, illustrations, and stylized text throughout enhances the content of the book, creating a fantastic experience for readers.”

—Midwest Indpendent Publishers Association judge


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