Tag: Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship competition

Cathedral shines during Crashed Ice championship

Cathedral shines during Crashed Ice championship

| January 27, 2013 | 1 Comment

Nearly 80,000 people crowded around the Cathedral of St. Paul Jan. 26 to watch the Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championship.

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Video: Priest braves cold to test Crashed Ice track in St. Paul

Video: Priest braves cold to test Crashed Ice track in St. Paul

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Father Nels Gjengdahl of St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights endured the below-zero wind chills to help test out the Red Bull Crashed Ice track in St. Paul Jan. 24

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Cathedral to again welcome Crashed Ice crowds

Cathedral to again welcome Crashed Ice crowds

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Red Bull’s Crashed Ice World Championship competition is returning in January to St. Paul, and the Cathedral of St. Paul — which served as a spectacular nighttime backdrop for last year’s races — is looking forward to welcoming the skaters and thousands of spectators back to the Cathedral Hill neighborhood.

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Slide show: Crashed Ice finale at Cathedral of St. Paul

Slide show: Crashed Ice finale at Cathedral of St. Paul

| January 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

About 80,000 gathered to watch the Red Bull Crashed Ice competition on its final night Jan. 14.

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Extreme sports, good times and the new evangelization

Extreme sports, good times and the new evangelization

| December 7, 2011 | 1 Comment

Picture the scene: Skaters clad in helmets and pads, racing down a winding ice hill at speeds up to 40 mph, while tens of thousands of cheering spectators line the course with the Cathedral of St. Paul serving as a picturesque backdrop.

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