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New Skate Fest Coming to Duluth This September – Press Conference Next Tuesday

Mike Ward
Events, News

NorthShore Inline Marathon, Inc. is announcing expanded events at press conference April 30

Duluth, MN – NorthShore Inline Marathon, Inc. (NSIM) has scheduled a press conference next Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 2:30pm at Visit Duluth to announce a new Skate Fest and expansion of the 24th Annual NorthShore Inline Marathon race held annually mid-September.

Skate Fest Announcement Press Conference

  • When: Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 2:30pm
  • Where: Visit Duluth Conference Room (225 West Superior Street Suite 110, Duluth, MN 55802)
  • Who: All members of the press are invited, as well as community members and all other interested parties
  • What: Attendees will get first access to Skate Fest video, images, press release, and other media as well as have the opportunity to ask questions from NSIM Board of Directors, staff, and community partners.

The NorthShore Inline Marathon is the largest skating race in North America and attracts elite and recreational athletes alike from around the world. Founded in 1996, it is known as one of the most scenic and best-produced endurance events in the world.

“We are excited to roll out, no pun intended, our plans for more fun, more interactivity, and something for everyone with our Skate Fest concept,” said NSIM Race Director Mike Ward.


The NorthShore Inline Marathon is the largest inline marathon in North America. September 14, 2019 marks the 24th annual event, which draws 2,000 athletes from around the world to participate in the inline skating, rollerski, and running races. For more information, visit www.northshoreinline.com