Skating Discount Tickets Available
The deadline is fast approaching for ticket discounts for the U.S. Short Track Speedskating Championships to be held at the Berry Events Dec. 12-16. Through Nov. 18, an adult all-event pass is $25 and a VIP ticket package $150. After that date, an adult all-event passes will cost $40 and the VIP package $190.
An all-events pass provides admission to all four days of competition: Monday (time trials), Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Other ticket options available are an adult single-day pass for $15 for Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, and $5 for Monday’s time trials. A student all-event pass is $15 and a single day pass is $5. Children 6 years of age or under receive free admission when accompanied by a paying adult.
The skaters are competing for the honor of representing the United States at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Torino, Italy in February. Prominent past Olympians such as Apolo Ohno, Rusty Smith and Amy Peters are expected to vie for titles.
Tickets can be purchased at all NMU EZ ticket outlets, by phone at ext. 1032 or online at www.nmu.edu/tickets.