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Sisu snowshoe race goes on despite temperatures

 

Isabelle Kleinschmidt/Daily Globe

Racers kick up snow at the starting line of the SISU Snowshoe race on Sunday morning at Miner's Memorial Heritage Park.

By ISABELLE KLEINSCHMIDT

news@yourdailyglobe.com

IRONWOOD - The SISU Snowshoe race was held despite the frigid cold on Sunday morning, dozens of racers turned out for the event.

As racers lined-up, several supporters were there to cheer them on for the race. A fire was kept beside the finish line for the crowd and racers to warm-up afterwards.

The course went through some of the wider ski trails with several smaller snowshoe trails included throughout. "It's a fun race through a beautiful trail." said Race director, Jackie Powers.

After the race, there was an award ceremony, refreshments, a...



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