Crashed Ice Returns To St. Paul For 5th Straight YearIt may only be the first day of fall, but we're already thinking ahead to winter. That's because the city of St. Paul has announced Red Bull's Crashed Ice will return!
St. Paul's Packed With Winter Carnival Events This WeekendFrom ice carvings to Crashed Ice and icy-cold beer, winter fun is in full swing this weekend in St. Paul. And even better, most events are free. Red Bull's Crashed Ice has skated into town for the fourth-consecutive year. As many 100,000 people will pack into the hillside in front of the Cathedral of St. Paul.
PODCAST PAGE: 1-23-15 The Morning News-DAVE LEEA Friday fun day on the WCCO Morning News-Click the link above to listen.
WCCO Gets A Behind The Scenes Look At Red Bull Crashed IceWith the St. Paul Winter Carnival kicking off, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the winter weather this weekend. That includes one big event that’s back for another round – Red Bull Crashed Ice.
Mayor Coleman Wipes Out On Red Bull Crashed Ice CourseIt's going to be a busy weekend in St. Paul, highlighted by the Red Bull Crashed Ice Skating Championships. The course is ready and the event starts Thursday, but Mayor Chris Coleman took his turn on the course Wednesday morning.
Large Crowds Expected In St. Paul Saturday For Several EventsIf you're going to be in St. Paul Saturday, you might want to plan ahead as it's expected to be one of the busiest weekends of the year in the city.
Ice Cross Athletes Kick Off Season At Afton AlpsThe first Ice Cross downhill event of the season kicks off this weekend at the Riders Cup at Afton Alps, with a track built by the athletes, for the athletes.
Workers Brave Brutal Cold To Build Crashed Ice CourseLong before the competitors race down the icy track of the Red Bull Crashed Ice race course, the work to get there is less exciting. Building the quarter-mile track is a time consuming, 24-day process. Add in subzero temperatures and it's not a cushy construction job.
Permanent ‘Crashed Ice’ Course Opens Near DuluthWhen Red Bull Crashed Ice was held in St. Paul last weekend, 120,000 people showed up to watch. It's evidence that the new sport is increasing in popularity. Three Minnesotans - two of them pros on the world tour - have made not only a Crashed Ice course, but they've made history. The first permanent Crashed Ice course in North America opened Saturday at Mont du Lac, nestled along the Minnesota/Wisconsin border just south of Duluth.
2-26-14 Chris Coleman On The WCCO Morning News With Dave LeeWhat will the Mayor do while he is hosting the President? Click the above link to find out!
Professional Thrill Seeker Devoted To ‘Crashed Ice’Crashed Ice is expected to attract more than a 100,000 people to St. Paul this weekend for one of the most extreme sports on earth. So it'd be a good idea to introduce you to one of the most extreme people on earth. If you want to take a wild ride, just ask Reed Whiting what he does for a living.
Mayor Coleman Takes On Crashed Ice CourseThe Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship is making its return to St. Paul. The treacherous course is once again set up by the Cathedral.