Due to predicted cold temps in the early morning, start times for the Saturday races have been pushed back one hour.   New times are reflected below in red.  

Changes from last year’s schedule are highlighted below.   The final race schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions and number of races per event.  

  • All awards, both Saturday and Sunday will take place at the race venue at the conclusion of racing for the day.
  • Ice cream social at the venue with awards on Saturday.
  • Middle school races will go first on Sunday.
  • Classic races will be Saturday.  Freestyle races will be run Sunday.

Friday, February 9

Location: Birkie Start Area
Noon – 4:30 PM – Course opens for race inspection and practice

Location: Birkie Start Area
4:00 -6:30 pm – Bib Pickup
5:00 PM – Coaches Meeting

Saturday, February 10

Location: Birkie Start Area
7:30 AM – Course Open for Warm-up
8:45 AM – Course Closes
10:00 AM 9:00 AM – HS Girls Classic Race
11:30 AM 10:30 AM – HS Boys Classic Race
12:45 PM – Sit-Ski Race
2:00 PM1:00 PM – MS Girls Classic Race
2:30 PM1:30 PM – MS Boys Classic Race
3:30 PM 2:30 PM – Course Open For Practice
Races on Saturday will use an interval start with one skier released every 30 seconds for High School and 15 seconds for Middle School.

3:00 PM  – 5:00 PM 2:00 – 4:00 PMPre-Awards Ice Cream Social – This is a free event sponsored by Apple Awards. Ice Cream will be provided by the famous West’s Hayward Dairy. There will be an ice cream sundae bar complete with all the toppings. Once again this is free for all skiers and their families.  
3:00 PM – Awards (at conclusion of Saturday racing

Sunday, February 11

Location: Birkie Start Area
7:00 AM – Course Opens for Warm-up
8:45 AM – Course Closes
9:00 AM – MS Girls Freestyle Pursuit
10:00 AM – MS Boys Freestyle Pursuit
10:45 AM – Sit-Ski Race
11:00 AM – HS Girls Freestyle Pursuit
12:00 PM – HS Boys Freestyle Pursuit
1:00 PM – Awards (at conclusion of all races)
Races on Sunday will be a pursuit start based on results from Saturday’s race.

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