Loppet Foundation

7th Annual Loppet Games Event

Saturday, October 28, 2017

The event is open to athletes ages 7-14. Loppet Games is a great way to test drive what TRAIL KIDS Programs are all about! The Loppet Games will include six loppet game competitions and will conclude with the Age Gap Relay Race where parents/mentors can compete in a relay style obstacle course race with kids!

2017 Loppet Games Age Gap Relay Results »


Location:

Wirth Beach Parking Lot on Glenwood Ave, 200 meters East of Theodore Wirth Parkway.

Registration, awards and snacks will take place in the Theodore Wirth Pavilion building throughout the day.

You can park in the Wirth Beach parking lot then cross the street and walk up hill to Pavilion building on top.


Schedule:

Loppet Games

  • 8:45am – 9:15am: Loppet Games registration and warm up games lead by coaches
  • 9:15am – 9:30am: Split into age groups with LNR Junior leaders
  • 9:30am – 11:30am: Loppet Games Events (groups will rotate through different stations every 30 minutes)
    • Adventure Race (done as two-person team)
    • Obstacle Course
    • Long Jump and Medicine Ball Throw
    • Orienteering Race (short and long course options)
  • 11:30am – 12:00pm: Snacks, Loppet Games Age Group Awards and Door Prizes
    • Top 3 in each age group (U10, U12 ,U14 and U16)

Loppet Games Age Gap Relays

  • 11:30am – 12:00pm: Age Gap Relay race bib pick up and registration.
  • 12:15 – 12:30 –  Warm up on Age Gap Relay Course
  • 12:30  Loppet Age Gap Relay Adventure Relays (adults starting then youth, adult and ending with youth finishing race. We will have all age groups run in the same race.
  • 12:45pm – 1:00pm: Age Gap Relay Awards for top 3 U10, U12, U14 and U16 relay teams and Post-Race Snacks
  • 1:00pm: Clean Up Crew – Any coaches/parents available to help would be great.

Registration:

All athletes registered for either the TRAIL KIDS Fall session or Adventure running series have free registration fee but must still register online with discount code given by coach in the fall. All others can register online below for $15 by Oct. 1 or $20 through Oct. 26th. Same day registration is $20.

Online Registration Closed
Day-of Registration Available


Loppet Games Age Gap Relay Registration:

This event requires separate registration apart from the Loppet Games event ( code will be provided for all those registered for fall TRAIL KIDS. Registration is $15 until Oct. 1 or $20 after per relay team. Online registration is available until Thursday, Oct. 26 or $20 day of event registration.

Online Registration Closed
Day-of Registration Available


Adult Volunteers Needed!

The LNR Junior Competition Team will be helping lead the small age groups that will be rotating to the various events throughout the morning. We will also need adult volunteers to help with the following areas:

  • Set up (7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.)
  • Registration (8:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.)
  • Loppet Games Event Stations (9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)
  • Snack table (9:00 a.m.)
  • Loppet Games Age Gap Relay registration (11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.)
  • Age Gap Relay Timing (12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
  • Clean up (12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

To volunteer sign up below: