Hometown: Ely MN (reside in WI)
Years Racing: 2yrs (IWA)
TEAM: GLH Performance
Brand of Sled: SKI-DOO!!!!
Class: 800 drags
*2009*(1st yr of racing)
3rd at Frederic Nationals
3rd Ely MN
6th at Grantsburg World Championships(with a Speed Tv finish. 3rd best crash!)
Exhibition race "Thunder on the Water"-Billings MT-1st place finish
Finished 5th in points for the year
Nominated for "Rookie of the Yr"
2nd-Moose Lk Grand Prix
1st WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS-Grantsburg WI
2nd Wausau WI
*Took 1st place in every heat I raced, except for 2 heats-took 2nd there. Missed only 1 final out of all the races this yr
Finished 2nd in points for the year
GLH Performance voted "Most Dedicated Team of the Year"
***CAREER HIGHLIGHT::::::::::Making snowmobile history by becoming the 1st and ONLY FEMALE EVER in the history of the sport of watercross(IWA) to become a WORLD CHAMPION. I won the title in July 2010 at the 34th Annual World Championship of Watercross in Grantsburg WI! HUGE HONOR!
Speed Tv: coverage of 2009 World Championship(Granstburg WI) racing clips and Speed's BEST OF: Lucas Oil on the Edge Crash Lab. 3rd best crash.(yes...that was me into the haybales)
Sledhead 24/7 watercross coverage (2009)
Travel Channel's Bizarre World. Wisconsin segment, ft IWA racing in Wausau WI (2009)
Billings MT Gazette interview (2009) 1st place out at the exhibition race "Thunder on the Water"
IWA H20X II and III videos (JDO Productions) 2009/2010
Sledbetties "RISE" video (2010) I am the only watercross racer in the teaser clip and the video!
Lindsey Fontaine's Snowgoer.com blogs (2010)
Six Four Industries "Why Krista Maki Zurn is faster than you" (2010) www.sixfourind.com
MISS JULY 2011 Ladies Ride Calendar
Wheels Of Thunder interview (upcoming issue 2011)
OTHER SPONSORS besides Sledfreak.com:
C&A Pro Skis
The Great Outdoors
The Pumphouse Bar and Grill
Signs of Ely
X-TRA THANKS: huge thanks to my husband, IWA Pro rider Shawn Zurn for everything that he does for me and the wicked sleds he builds me. Love you. And thanks to my team GLH and our crew that supports us, the "GLH MAFIA" The support from every1 is what helped get me to where I am right now.