Midwest Youth Cup ~ Championships!
This season CXC began the Midwest Youth Cup ~ http://www.cxcskiing.org/pages/events/cxc-youth-cup.html
This past weekend was the final three days of racing held at Theo Wirth Park in Minneapolis & run by the Loppet Nordic Foundation ( http://www.loppet.org/ ) Youth from Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Ontario & Manitoba arrived and raced. Great Classic races & Skate races were held on Saturday & Sunday. It was a weekend with over 300 of the top Youth (U16/U14/U12) Nordic racers in the Midwest, Racing, Playing & having FUN!
It was also great to have 2 local youth placing well in the top results of the U12 Boys category:
Per Hanson ~ 8th
Forest Grenier ~ 15th