January 17, 2008

Cross Country Ski Event Moved To Marquette

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The SuperTour cross country ski event which was to take place in Coleraine, Minn. this weekend has been moved to Marquette. Northern Michigan University will now host the event on Saturday and Sunday (Jan. 19-20) at the Nokamenon/Forestville Trail.
 
Saturday’s event will begin at 1 p.m. with the women’s 5K freestyle race. The men’s 10K freestyle will immediately follow at approximately 2 p.m. Sunday will be the classical mass start race with the women skiing off at 10:30 a.m. and the men at 12:30 p.m.
 
Volunteers are needed for the event. If interested please contact Sten Fjeldheim or Jenny Ryan at 906-227-2107.
 
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013