Minnesota Cup #1: Biathlon Race & Novice Race
Hosted by Mt.Itasca Nordic Ski Association
UPDATE 12/6/2013 11AM: Please note that the Novice race has been cancelled. The Experienced race is still on.
NOTE: Because extremely cold weather on Sunday we plan to start zero at noon with race start at 1 PM which should be warmest time of the day. In the case the weather forecast doesn’t look good by Thursday (temperature) we will cancel the race.
UPDATE 12/6/2013 11AM:
Based on the weather forecast for Sunday we will cancel the novices race.
The Experts race is still on. It looks like temperatures will OK to race in the afternoon.
So far we have zero at noon with start at 1 PM. If the temps are on the edge we will postpone it for a 1 hour.
Date: Sunday, December 8, 2013
Place: Mt.Itasca, Coleraine
Race Format: Mass Start (PPSS)
Distance: B, G, YW: 7.5km,
YM, JW: 10km;
JM, SM, SW, MM: 12.5km;
Distance might change depending on weather conditions
Registration: 11:00 AM – 11:55 AM
Zero: 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Race Start: 1:00 AM Mass Start
Cost: $20 (cash or check payable to MINSA)
Novice Race (recommended age: 13+)
~ (Instruction, Rifles, and Ammo provided)
~ will follow the main race.
~ Safety Clinic prior to the Race
~ Race Format: Mass Start – 4.5k (3×1.5k), PP + penalty loop
~ Cost: $20 (cash or check payable to MINSA)
Awards for Biathlon & Novice Race: after completion of both races.
Questions? call Vlad or Petra 218-999-5046 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org