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Elite riders to compete at Snowmobile Olympus

 

January 3, 2020

Tom LaVenture/Daily Globe

Branden Christensen, of Nina, Wis., and president of the Wisconsin Kids Snowmobile Racing Association, unloads a modified youth snowmobile on Thursday at the Gogebic County Fair Grounds in preparation for the Ironwood Snowmobile Olympus this weekend. The sleds will be used by his children and others during the youth competition at the event.

By TOM LAVENTURE

tlaventure@yourdailyglobe.com

IRONWOOD - More than 200 of the best snowmobile racers in North America will be in Ironwood this weekend to show just how fast the stock and modified machines can go around the ice-covered oval track at the Gogebic County Fair Grounds.

The Ironwood Snowmobile Olympus will be held Jan. 4-5, 2020 at the fairgrounds racetrack, 648 West Cloverland Drive. The event is one of six annual competitions that are sanctioned by the United States Snowmobile Association.

New and returning fans can expect to see a 30-class racing schedule that repeats on both...



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