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Copper Peak Red Bull 400 date announced

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP - The Red Bull 400 is returning to Copper Peak for a third year in 2020.

The company announced this year's race schedule Tuesday, with the Ironwood Township ski flying hill set to host its competition May 16.

Billed as the world's steepest 400-meter race; the Red Bull 400 features competitors starting at the base of Copper Peak's landing hill, racing up it before attempting to be the first to conquer the structure itself.

This year's event at Copper Peak will be the third race of the 2020 Red Bull 400 season, which features a total of 19 events around the world - including...