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Rescheduled 6th Annual Marshall Sprints

Posted by on December 20th 2009 in Marshall Sprints, Races

6th Annual Marshall Sprints Poster

Rescheduled to Friday, Jan 15, 2009

Freestyle Technique!


The 6th Annual Marshall Sprints will be held at the Marshall School in Duluth, Minnesota on Friday, January 15, 2009. The Marshall Sprints features an unique format to guarantee all varsity skiers at least two races for a total just over 4.5 kilometers of racing. All of the sprint racing will start and finish on the school football field. The sprint course averages 15 feet wide, with some sections as wide as 24 feet. The course is safe, fast and exciting. Marshall Sprints Course 2010 It will be a true test of your skier

Rod Raymond Race Announcer for the Marshall Sprints

Posted by on January 6th 2008 in Events, Marshall Sprints, Races

High school nordic skiers participating in the Marshall Sprints are in for an aural treat! Rod Raymond, Master Personal Trainer, accomplished athlete, and motivational speaker has agreed to be the race announcer for the 4th annual sprints to be held on Saturday, January 12 at the Marshall School Sprint Course. In sprint races, good announcing is key to maintaining the flow of the event, keeping the athletes and spectators informed and entertained. With his amazing background in sport, business and personal coaching Rod is a great addition to the Marshall Sprints.

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Marshall Sprints High School Nordic Ski Race

Posted by on October 24th 2007 in Events, Marshall Sprints, Races

The 2008 Marshall Sprints will be held at the Marshall School in Duluth, Minnesota on Saturday, January 12, 2008. This is the fourth annual running of this exciting event. The Marshall Sprints features an unique format to guarantee all skiers at least two races for a total just over 4.5 kilometers of racing. All of the sprint racing will start and finish on the school football field. The sprint course averages 15 feet wide, with some sections as wide as 24 feet. The course is safe, fast and exciting. It will be a true test of your skier’s talent. We will have a separate Jr. High 3 kilometer skate race.

Date: Saturday, January 12, 2008

Time: 9:00 bib pick up and course inspection

11:00 Sprint Qualifier

12:30 pm 3.5 k race and Jr. High 3k

2:00 pm Single elimination sprint heats top 30 boys and 30 girls

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