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Early National Roller Cup (NROC) Schedule Revealed

Inline Planet has released the first four races that will participate in this years National Roller Cup. They are the Metrodome Inline Marathon, San Francisco Inline Marathon, Saint Paul Inline Marathon and the Hayward Inline Marathon.

They are currently having conversations with some other events as well (including Duluth). Full details at Inline Planet.

National Roller Cup Revealed

Inline Planet has announced a new road race racing series for the 2008 season. Divisions include pro elite, master, veteran and non-pro. NROC will also crown national team champions, one each for men and women. This is a great step to create some interest in our sport. Robert Bunson, publisher of Inline Planet states:

“We need a race series like this to celebrate our sport,” said Robert Burnson, publisher of the Inline Planet. “Currently, there is no ranking system that ties together the outdoor racing season. We think that by creating one we will add a whole new layer of excitement to inline racing.”

Read the whole article for more information on this exciting new development.