The 2015 running of the Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championships took place on January 25, 2015 in downtown St. Paul, hours after the Winter Carnival parade brought throngs to West Seventh Street in St. Paul. Cathedral Hill was transformed into a spectacle of light, sound and an estimated 140,000 people lining the 1500 foot […]
The first races of 2015 on the Canterbury Park horse racing track will not be on turf with horses, rather the first races of 2014 will feature 400 lb sleds propelled around the manufactured, temporary snocross track with jumps and whoops.
The racetrack at Canterbury Park will be roaring…rather Brrrp…ing to life as the first races of 2015 will be held on the track on January 9-10, 2015. The races will not be horse races but Snocross, specifically the Canterbury Park’s Pirtek Snocross National presented by Jimmy John’s. What makes this race unique is the blend of […]
A frigid winter wonderland froze participants and spectators at the 2014 Red Bull Crashed Ice competition
Crashed Ice took over St. Paul this weekend as over 120,000 fans descended to watch skaters from the State of Hockey take on the world in one of the fastest and most unpredictable events on ice, the Red Bull Crashed Ice Snow Cross race.
The Red Bull Crashed Ice competition returned to the St. Paul Cathedral Hill for the 2014 edition of the race. Expectations were high as the event brought over 100,000 fans to the hill in 2013 as part of the Winter Carnival festivities. This year, however, the promoters decided to move the race back a few […]
The Red Bull Crashed Ice series comes to St. Paul on February 22, 2014. Here is a look at the track 2 weeks prior to the event.
The 2014 Red Bull Crashed Ice series is set to take over St. Paul on February 8, 2014. We are two weeks out and the track has been under construction for about two weeks now. Here is what the St. Paul Cathedral hill looks like right now… Spectators at the 2013 Crashed Ice event were […]
Ryan Dungey defeats Ryan Villopoto sending the Metrodome erupting in a din reminiscent of sold out Vikings games.
Motorcycle racers from all over the country descended on the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota to race for the final time in the venue. The Metrodome is scheduled for demolition later this year as a new stadium is scheduled to be built. The local, Ryan Dungey, won the main event, the 450 main event. With the win Dungey […]
It was a crisp winter night on January 4, 2013. Shakopee residents may have been surprised to hear bees buzzing around town. These were no ordinary bees; Canterbury Park was transformed into a winter motorsports extravaganza as the AMSOIL Championship SnoCross series took over the complex. The buzzing sound was the sound of two dozen sleds speeding around the […]