2021 I-500 Snowmobile Race Canceled

The 2021 I-500 snowmobile race in Sault Ste. Marie has been canceled, the race’s committee announced Thursday evening.

The event was scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021.

The I-500 race committee released the following statement:

“Given current circumstances, a risk assessment has been completed by the board of directors of the I-500. We cannot in good conscience host the I-500 in February 2021.”

The 2022 edition of the I-500 is slated for Jan. 31 through Feb. 5. It will mark the 53rd running of the event.