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NORDIC SKIING: Lumberjack Jaunt scheduled Sunday

The Brainerd Nordic Ski Club’s annual Lumberjack Jaunt cross country race is scheduled Sunday, Feb. 3, at Northland Arboretum in Baxter.

Sunday’s schedule includes registration and bib pick up at 9 a.m., kids jaunt at 10:30 a.m., 16-kilometer classic and 16x16 continuous pursuit at 11 a.m., 6km classic and 6x6 continuous pursuit at 11:30 a.m. and the 6km and 16km freestyle at noon.

Meal and awards follow the races. Registration and awards will be in the Northland Arboretum Trailhead Building.

Age groups:

■ 6km (12-under, 13-15, 16-17, 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-up)

■ 16km (15-under, 16-17, 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-up)

■ Continuous pursuits (under-20, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-up).

Entry fees (kids jaunt is free):

■ $17 for 6km events ($25 race weekend)

■ $25 for 16km events ($35 race weekend)

■ $25 for the 6x6 pursuit ($35 race weekend)

■ $40 for the 16x16 pursuit ($50 race weekend).

Entry fees include lunch. Extra lunches are $5.

For more information email

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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