Mushing USA (MUSA) is soliciting applications from US citizens who wish to represent the USA in the IFSS (International Federation of Sleddog Sports) Dryland World Championships November 17-18, 2007, in Piandelagotti, Italy. Some travel assistance will be available. Piandelagotti is located about 120 km southwest of Bologna. The event will be hosted by Italy¹s federation, Federazione Italiana Musher e Sleddog Sport (FIMSS). Categories to be offered will include classes in canicross, bikejoring, scooter, and rig. In addition, there will be junior classes (ages 14-17). Mushers wishing to apply should contact MUSA Secretary Debbie Serbousek at email@example.com.
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