U.P. 200 And Midnight Run Sled Dog Races Coming Soon
Pat Torreano with the UPSDA.
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The annual running of the UP 200 and Midnight Run sled dog races are fast approaching.
Pat Torreano with the Upper Peninsula Sled Dog Association stopped in today on The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike.
She talked about the adjustments that had been made to some of the race routes and the headquarters of the race.
Pat said the headquarters are being moved to YMCA of Marquette County facility in Marquette due to a schedule conflict with the Holiday Inn.
She added, however, that the traditional vet check will be held at Riverside of Marquette as usual.
Pat also explained that the starting ceremonies for the UP 200 will be held in downtown Marquette as usual, and they will also the start the Midnight Run race there like last year.
Activities get underway just after 6:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14th.
The two race starts will be separated by about a half-hour and will add to the excitement of Sled Dog night in Marquette.
LISTEN IN – Pat Torreano gives a UP200 & Midnight Run update.
VISIT – The UPSDA website.