Finn Sisu in the News!

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Finn Sisu in the News!

Finn Sisu owner and founder Ahvo Taipale passes the torch to a trio of experts and veterans: Karen Weium, Nate Rhode, and Tom Novak.

Looking forward while respecting legacy. We here at Finn Sisu are excited for a new era built on a foundation forged by owner and founder Ahvo Taipale. We aren't the only ones ready to spread the news!


Saint Paul's Pioneer Press featured the new owners, their vision for the future, and the legacy and present involvement of Ahvo (published Sep 2023).


The Twin Cities' Fox 9 News highlighted Ahvo's impact on the store and Nordic skiing in the Cities, along with the hopes and plans for the future of Finn Sisu (published Sep 2023).


The Minneapolis Star Tribune illuminated Ahvo's career and future plans for the shop (published Sep 2023).


And Faster Skier featured a lengthy look at the past and future of Finn Sisu (published Sep 2023) and released a follow-up illustrating the legacy Ahvo continues to build on (published Oct 2023).


The Park Bugle described the unchanging soul of Finn Sisu even as the ownership changed hands (published Jan 2024).