Paddys Eagle-Vail snowshoe race Dec. 27 |

Paddys Eagle-Vail snowshoe race Dec. 27

Daily Staff ReportVail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado The second race in Pedal Power Snowshoe Adventure Series, the Paddys Eagle-Vail 5K/10K, is Dec. 27, at 10 a.m. Racers will meet prior to the start at the Eagle-Vail Pavilion. All proceeds from the Pedal Power Snowshoe Adventure Series benefit local Eagle & Lake County charities. The Paddys Eagle-Vail 5K/10K race takes place on a woodsy technical course with short steep ups and fast downs through the trees and will benefit from all the recent. Come see how much fun you can have on your snowshoes so close to your own backyard.This seasons schedule consists of five events held around the region, including the Colorado State Championship, as well as the qualifying race for the United States Snowshoe Association National Championships. This year also marks the reprise of last years hugely Winter Triathlon, which includes snowshoeing, snow biking and skate skiing.Title-sponsors for this years series are First Bank and Gorsuch, Ltd., Maximum Comfort Pool & Spa and Dollar Rent-a-Car. Individual event sponsors include The Tennessee Pass Nordic Center, Paddys Sports Bar and Grill, Pazzos Pizza, Aria Spa & Club and Billys Island Grill.Registration for the event is $20. Participants can pre-register with forms from Pedal Power Bicycle Shop in Eagle-Vail or by calling 970-845-0931. Registration forms can also be downloaded online at Participants may also register ($25) on the day of the event at the race start. For more information call Pedal Power at 845-0931.

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