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One of the two ski jumps that is at Chester Bowl in Duluth, as seen in July 2014. The city of Duluth plans to take the ski jump structures down. (Clint Austin /

Former ski jumper urges city to keep Chester Bowl ski jumps; plans for removal move ahead

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As a boy, Rocci Contardo of Duluth would spend all day soaring from the Chester Bowl ski jumps if he could. He’d take a break for dinner, he said, but would return to the jumps until nightfall forced him reluctantly home.


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