Minnesota Cup #1:
Hosted by Mt.Itasca Nordic Ski Association
On Sunday, Mt Itasca Biathlon hosted Minnesota Biathlon’s MNCup #1 – a 7.5km mass start with 4 shooting stages. In the Men’s category, last years State High School Champion Garrett Beckrich, Mt Itasca Biathlon, finished 1st, with 3 misses in a time of 21:34. Jake Dahlberg of the National Guard was second with 5 misses in 25:59 and Sam Stertz, Mt I Biathlon, was 3rd male with 10 penalties in 30:03, but was overtaken by Kaisa Bosek, Wolfpack Biathlon of Alexandria, who finished in 28:59 for 3rd overall.
In the Women’s category, Bosek, shooting 1,3,0,0 was 1st in 28:59, followed by Elsa Viren, Mt I Biathlon, 7 misses, in 30:47 and Stormy Hegg, Wolfpack, 8 penalties in 31:45.
In the Boy’s category, Matej Cervenka, Mt I Biathlon, was first shooting 4,4,0,1 and finishing in 30:23; followed by Ryker Bosek, Wolfpack Biathlon, shooting 0,2.3.3 in 2nd and Frank Gangli, Mt Itasca Biathlon, in 3rd finishing in 31:30.
In the 3km Novice Sprint event with 2 shooting stages, Lucia Haggemiller, Duluth, was first shooting 3,2 in 15:58, followed by Katherine Eddy 2,2 in 16:13 and Jeff Dufrene, National Guard 0,0 in 17:20
The next event will be MNCup #2 at Mt Itasca on Sunday, the 16th of Dec with zero at 10:00 am.
|Biathlon Results: Mass Start, 12.9.2018|
|7.5K Mass Start (5×1.5K) – Overall Results|
|13||MM||Frank Gangi Sr.||3235||32:40|
|7.5 K Mass Start – Results by AGE GROUP|
|2||MM||Frank Gangi Sr.||3235||32:40|
|NOVICE RACE: 3K|
Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018
Place: Mt.Itasca, Coleraine
Race Format: Mass Start (PPSS)
Distance: All categories – 7.5k
Novice race- 4k
Race will be run on 1.5k loop only!!!
Registration: 9:00 AM – 9:55 AM
Zero: 10:00 AM – 10:30AM
Race Start: 10:45 AM Mass Start
11:30 AM Novice safety instruction and practice
11:45 Start of Novice race
Cost: $20 (cash or check payable to MINSA)
Questions? call Vlad 218 256 8323 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Here are some pictures from the race yesterday. Compliments of Brian Wray.