CANCELLED – MN Cup #1 Biathlon Race & Novice Race – Dec 6th – Mt. Itasca


They are currently making a lot of snow, getting it in piles and trying to cover the entire course for the Senior trials–then they will start pushing it on Monday and expect to be skiable by Tues or Wed.

Minnesota Cup #1: Biathlon Race & Novice Race

Hosted by Mt.Itasca Nordic Ski Association

Date: Sunday, December 6, 2009

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 # of biathletes)

Registration: 9:00 AM –   9:55 AM

Zero: 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Race Start: 11:00 AM  Mass Start

Cost:          $20 (cash or check payable to MINSA)

Novice Race (Instruction, Rifles, and  Ammo provided)

Novice Safety Clinic approx: 12:00 – 12:25PM

Race start approx: 12:30PM

Race Format: Mass Start – 5k (3×1.7k), PP + penalty loop

Cost:              $20 (cash or check payable to MINSA)

Awards Biathlon + Novice Race approx.: 1:15pm – 1:30pm

Questions?  call Vlad or Petra 218-999-5046

or e-mail