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Inline to Ice Challenge
Promoter:
SkateNow Skate School
Location:
Salt Lake City, UT
Start Date:
Thursday, July 24, 2003
End Date:
Saturday, July 26, 2003
Website:
Click Here for the Official Website
Events:
5K & Sprints
Race Type:
Outdoor

INLINE TO ICE" CHALLENGE
JULY 24, 25 & 26, 2003
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
presented by
SkateNow SkateSchool & the Utah Olympic Oval

**Thursday July 24th - 5K Inline Race:
presented in conjunction with the Deseret Morning News & Salt Lake City Marathon Organizers

The 5K course in downtown Salt Lake City follows the parade route of the Pioneer Day Parade which happens shortly after the skate. The race finishes at Liberty Park - where the festivities begin! The streets will be lined with hundred of thousands of spectators. Don't miss the Utah Olympic Oval skater float as it goes by in the parade - there will be some special athletes & familiar faces on board. Plus, you never know "who" may show up at the "Starting Line" for the race..... Sorry, we are sworn to secrecy, but, for only $17.00 you can enter the race and find yourself skating among the best athletes speedskating has to offer. Price includes: t-shirts, free pre-race pasta dinner, bib numbers, timing chip and more. Medals will be awarded to age divisions. See web site for more details and registration.

Event Registration Fees: Adults / Children: $17. No late fees!
Mail-in Registration closes July 18. On-Line Registration closes July 21. Register in person on July 22 & July 23. Registration closes on July 23. No day of event registration.

Register online at: www.saltlakemarathon.com Go to Registration page. (click on "Registration" to take you to Sportsnuts)


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**Friday July 25th & **Saturday July 26th:
NEW! 500 meter SPRINTS & CRITERIUM RACING!
INLINE CLINICS presented by Mogema with 2003 USA World Team members: Jordan Malone & Mallory Pracale.
ICE CLINICS: LongTrack Speedskating Mini-Ice Clinics at the Olympic Oval with Coaching & Mock Races.
FRIDAY VENUE: 7:00am-7:30am REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN
8:00am-9:30am MOGEMA INLINE CLINIC (day 1)
9:30am-11:00am 500 Meter SPRINTS & CRITERIUM RACING

6:00pm-8:30pm ICE CLINICS:

SATURDAY VENUE: 8:30am-10:00 am MOGEMA INLINE CLINIC (day 2)
10:00am-1:00pm ICE CLINICS & MOCK RACES
(500 Meter & 5000 Meter MASS START)

Mogema will be presenting a special Inline Clinic & Demonstration of their line of inline & ice skate products. Participants will have the opportunity to try the Mogema skates on the oval ice. How cool is that?

500 Meter SPRINTS & CRITERIUM RACING: Race and compare your inline speed to ice speed! Criterium will be laps to go + bell lap style in CAT divisions.

Mini-Ice Clinics include 2 days of Skater-specific Warm-up Instruction, Introduction to Long Track Speed Skating technical aspects, Coached Ice Time, and a Video Session (Saturday clinic only) & Mock Races. You can register for either one or both of the inline or ice clinics.

Oval speed skate rentals are available for those needing skates. If you have ice speed skates please plan to bring them along. Please note Helmets are required to participate in all inline events.

Fees are: $25 for one Inline & Ice Clinic or $40 for both days.
$25 for 500 Meter SPRINTS & CRITERIUM RACES

Registration is open until July 25 7:30am.

Register online at: www.active.com (discount hotel information is listed at www.active.com).

"Jordan River Fun Roll" Saturday: 5pm -TBA, informal skate for those who can't get enough! Plan on a BBQ afterwards, either in the park or in our back yard.


ACCOMODATIONS: (local hotels providing discounts to skaters)
West Valley: Homestead Sudio Suites (888)STAYHSD / (801)269-9292 ($44.99/nite) -must ask for the "Utah Olympic Oval Rate".
West Valley: Crystal Inn (888)977-9400 / (801)736-2000 ($59/nite) - must ask for the "Utah Olympic Oval Rate".
Downtown SLC: Best Western Garden Inn (801) 521-2930 ($49/nite - sngl/dbl) - must ask for "Skate Rate".
For more information on the events & a listing of discounted hotels in Salt Lake City, please contact Eric or Kim at the SkateNow SkateSchool: [email protected] or call (801)944-5516).

See you skating in Salt Lake City! Home of the World's Fastest Ice!

Please note, we apologize for such delayed notice. We had a minor course adjustment, but felt it important to inform you and to put the July 24th Inline Skate portion of the weekend event on-hold until we resolved those issues. If you registered on or before June 25 for the Inline Skate on July 24th, please contact SkateNow for a event fee registration credit. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Sincerely,
:~) Kimberly & Eric Kraan
SkateNow Skate School, LLC
Salt Lake city, Utah
[email protected] (801)944-5516

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