132nd Annual Silver Mine Invitational Gets Underway Today
19 Jan, 2018
The Flying Eagles Ski Club is happy to present the 132nd annual Silver Mine Invitational Ski Jumping Tournament and FIS Cup event on January 19-20, 2018.
5:00 p.m. Gates open for the Eau Claire Energy Cooperative & Touchstone Energy U.S. Cup Competition
6:00 p.m. Opening Ceremonies begin
7:00 p.m. Tournament starts
10:00 a.m. US Cup Nordic Combined race takes place at Tower Ridge
4:00 p.m. Gates open at Silver Mine
5:30 p.m. Opening Ceremonies
6:00 p.m. Charter Bank Five Hills Competition begins
The Xcel Energy Long Standing Competition will cap off the evening
We will have the WEAU 13 News heated tent, Dooley's at the Hill and a kid’s area in the tent (“kids zone” is Saturday only). We will also have concessions by the Flying Eagles Ski Club.
Advance admission is $10, admission day of the event at the gate is $15, children 12 and under will be allowed in for free. Get your advance buttons at: Menard’s stores, Eau Claire Energy Cooperative, Dooley’s Pub, Ray’s Place, Spring Street Sports, Visit Eau Claire, Prestige Auto and Kwik Trip locations.
About Visit Eau Claire: Visit Eau Claire is sending this press release courtesy of the Flying Eagles Ski Club. Visit Eau Claire is the area’s official tourism marketing organization with a role to better the city for all who live, work, study and play here and a mission to bring visitors to the area. With encouragement and support from Visit Eau Claire and benefiting greatly from the independent spirit of those who call the community home, this northern Wisconsin university city is making a name for itself as a creative hub with a hip and homegrown music and arts scene and a robust entrepreneurial culture. This city of bridges sits at the confluence of the Eau Claire and Chippewa Rivers, a breathtaking backdrop that inspires originality and encourages a love of outdoors at every turn. Midwest indie? Yes, really.