Loppet Foundation

Schedule

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Friday

  • 4:00pm – 5:30pm: Bib Pickup
  • 5:15pm – 6:30pm: Age Gap Relays (tandem classic sprint relays; two skiers: one 15 or under, another at least 10 years older than the first) 3 laps each.
    • 5:30 pm: U10/U12 Boys & Girls (ages 8-11)
    • 6:00 pm: U14/U16 Boys & Girls (ages 12-15)
  • 6:30pm: Age Gap Relay Awards

Saturday

  • 8:00am – 12:00pm: Bib Pickup in the Wirth Chalet**
  • 10:30am – 1:00pm: Festival Events
  • 9:00am – 10:45am: Classic Individual Start *See Start List for exact times; More specific times will be posted upon race week. U16 will begin, followed by U14, U12, U10, U8. This is a CXC Youth Cup event.
    • 9:00 am: Boys & Girls 3.3k – U16 (ages 14-15)
    • 9:15 am: Boys & Girls 3.3k – U14 (ages 12-13)
    • 9:37 am: Boys & Girls 2.5k – U12 (ages 10-11)
    • 9:55 am: Boys & Girls 1.5k – U10 (ages 8-9)
    • 10:10 am: Boys & Girls 750m – U8 (ages 7 & under)
  • 11:15am – 11:30am: Fish Scale Frenzy (wave start races, fish scale skis only)
    • 11:15 am: Boys & Girls 2.5k – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
    • 11:20 am: Boys & Girls 2.5k – U12 (ages 10-11)
    • 11:25 am: Boys & Girls 1.5k – U10 (ages 8-9)
    • 11:30 am: Boys & Girls 750m – U8 (ages 7 & under)
  • 11:45am – 1:30pm: Classic Tandem Sprint Relays. 3 laps each.
    • 11:45 am: Girls 750m – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
    • 12:10 pm: Boys 750m – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
    • 12:35 pm: Girls 750m – U10/12 (ages 8-11)
    • 1:00 pm: Boys 750m – U10/12 (ages 8-11)
  • 1:30pm: Group Photo by Awards Podium
  • 1:45pm: Individual Classic & Tandem Sprint Relays Awards Ceremony

*The Fish Scale Frenzy is designed for all skiers with fish scale skis. Those wanting to race on waxable skis need to enter the individual start classic category. All skiers registering for the Festival are automatically registered for the Fish Scale Frenzy.


Sunday

  • 8:00am – 12:00pm: Bib Pickup in the Wirth Chalet**
  • 9:00am – 10:30am: Freestyle Mass Start Race. This is a CXC Youth Cup event.
    • 9:00 am: Boys 3.3k – U16 (ages 14-15)
    • 9:10 am: Girls 3.3k – U16 (ages 14-15)
    • 9:20 am: Boys 3.3k – U14 (ages 12-13)
    • 9:30 am: Girls 3.3k – U14 (ages 12-13)
    • 9:40 am: Boys 2.5k – U12 (ages 10-11)
    • 9:50 am: Girls 2.5k – U12 (ages 10-11)
    • 10:00 am: Boys & Girls 1.5k – U10 (ages 8-9)
    • 10:10 am: Boys & Girls 750m – U8 (ages 7 & under)
  • 10:30am – 11:00am: SkiCross Course Time Trials – Start area will be in the Upper Stadium. Will use bibs from the Freestyle Race or assign upon arrival.
  • 11:15am – 12:15pm: 4-Person Mixed Relays (four freestyle skiers: two girls, two boys, each skier skis one leg) – note that unmatched skiers will be matched on-site.
    • 11:15 am: Boys & Girls 4×1.5k – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
    • 11:45 am: Boys & Girls 4x750m – U10/U12 (ages 8-11)
  • 12:30pm: Freestyle Mass Start, Mixed Relays & SkiCross Awards Ceremony

**Events will mostly start and finish in the Lower Stadium. The Wirth Chalet is about a 200m walk north along Theodore Wirth Parkway. There is parking near both the Lower Stadium and the Chalet. Learn more about parking and transportation here.