The Upper Peninsula Luge Club held it’s first race of the season on Saturday, January 28th at Lucy Hill in Negaunee. The club’s only scheduled night race had a total of 12 competitors, who competed in four open classes.
Certified National Officials, as well as dedicated parents, helped to officiate the race while onlookers cheered on the athletes. A bonfire and hot chocolate helped to keep everyone warm!
The next race, the Midwest Kiwanis Junior Championships, is slated for February 11th. The race will be begin at 11am. Come see the sliders in action! For more information please visit The Upper Peninsula Luge Club on FaceBook.