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NEW! UP200 Dryland Dash October 15-16

The first-ever UP200 Dryland Dash races will take place on October 15-16 at the Marquette County Fairgrounds. See teams of all sizes pulling wheeled rigs, scooters, bicycles, and people. View and download the poster here. Feel free to print it … Continue reading

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Sign up for our new email newsletter

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Our new email newsletter, the Gang-Line, is up and running and the first issues have already been sent.  Don’t miss out!  Use this link to sign up and receive all the race news.  The Gang-Line is published quarterly, with special … Continue reading

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Upcoming Board Meeting Dates

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The UPSDA Board will be switching to Thursday meetings for the next few months.  Future meeting dates are: June 9, July 14, August 11, September 8, and October 13. The public is invited to our meetings, which are held at … Continue reading

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UPSDA Mourns Passing of Marva Ittner

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Former UP200 Race Director Marva Ittner, 72, passed away on Friday, May 6 after a four-year battle with pancreatic cancer.  Marva was involved with almost every aspect of the races and she will be dearly missed by her many friends … Continue reading

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Nominations for Board Positions

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The members of the UPSDA will elect three board members at the annual meeting on May 11, 2016.  The meeting will be held at 6pm at the Holiday Inn in Marquette. The terms of Sarah Kimball, Darlene Walch, and Cathy … Continue reading

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Subscribe to Our Newsletter

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We’ve started an electronic newsletter, the Gang-Line, to keep everyone updated on news and events related to the races.  We’re planning on a quarterly publication schedule.  To subscribe, email us at upsdanewsletter@gmail.com and give us your name, e-mail address, and … Continue reading

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  REMINDER: Wednesday’s Board Meeting is at the YMCA at 6pm. Attention UP200 and Midnight Run Mushers: Call for Vet Check Time UP200 and MNR mushers, please call Pat Woods at (906) 228-3072 to sign up for a vet check … Continue reading

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Banquet Tickets Available

Call Diane Mankee (906) 235-8184 or purchase at the merchandise table.  All tickets are $15.  Banquets are open to the public. Bib Draw – Thursday, Feb. 11th at 6:30pm, YMCA Gym Midnight Run Awards Banquet – Saturday, Feb. 13th, 4:00pm, … Continue reading

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Drop Bags for Wetmore

UP200 mushers’ drop bags for the Wetmore checkpoint will be dropped downtown at the Marquette Commons as done in the past.  We had planned to have the bags dropped at the vet check location, but due to unforeseen circumstances have … Continue reading

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GoFundMe Campaign Raises $2,710

Thank you to all who donated to our GoFundMe campaign to help with the purchase of the two trail snowmobiles.  Your generosity will help us prepare a safe trail for the dogs and mushers!

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