Saturday February 4, 2017:
8:15 AM – Registration and bib pick-up at Mt. Ashwabay, until 30 minutes before race starts.
9:30 AM – 3.5k Youth Freestyle
10:15 AM – 7k High School Classic
11:00 AM – 10k/11k Adult Pursuit; 10k Adult Classic; 11k Adult Skate
12:00 PM – 0.5K Kids Fun Race start
For teams that want to be scored, the designated races are: for Middle School the 3.5k Youth Race, and for High School the 7k Classic Race.
Due to weather and/or course conditions, the start may be delayed, race distances changed, or the event cancelled.
The Mt. Ashwabay Summit Ski Race offers a 3.5k youth, 7k high school classic race, 10k/11k adult pursuit race (this is worldcup style, transition area to switch skis and poles), 10k adult classic, 11k adult skate, and 0.5k kids (8 and under) fun race. All races start and finish at the Mt. Ashwabay Chalet. Classic and skating lanes are provided throughout the skate courses. Middle School Racers are encouraged to do the 3.5k race, High School Racers are encouraged to do the 7k Classic Race.
3.5k Youth Race
There may be wave starts for the adult races, if there are enough participants to warrant it. Wave assignment will be based on skier age on race day.
– 18 and under
– 19 to 39
– 46 and older
*Race officials may modify wave starts as needed to safely & efficiently run the event.
Homebaked cookies go to all finishers. The overall male and female winner of each race will receive a homemade pie or plate sized cookie bar. Awards will be given to the top three (3) male and top three (3)female finishers for each race in each age division. 3.5k age divisions: 8-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-18. Adult race age divisions: 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. The awards presentation will take place at Mt. Ashwabay following the race.
Timing services are provided by Ready*Set*Go. Results will be posted at the Mt. Ashwabay Chalet following the races, and at www.ashwabaysummitskirace.com.