Age Gap Classic Ski Sprint Relays

The Trailhead, 1221 Theodore Wirth Parkway

Teams of two compete on in the Classic Ski Sprint Relays. The race format is a standard ABAB relay race, with racers tagging off every lap. Open Category Adult relay teams will compete for their share of an $800 purse.

Age Groups and Race Categories

Age Groups:

  • U8*
  • U10*
  • U12*
  • U14*
  • U16
  • Adult

Race Categories:

  • Open (includes Male and Mixed teams)
  • Female

*Youth Events (U14 and younger) are restricted to non-fluorinated glide wax.

Detailed Schedule:

5:00 pm: U8/U10 Relay Race

5:15 pm: U12/U14 Relay Race

5:30 pm

5:45 pm

6:00 pm: Open Start

Stay tuned to our Trail Conditions page to be the first to learn if conditions-based event adjustments must be made.


For the Team Sprints, juniors and adults must list a partner when registering. Youth (U14 and under) can sign up without a partner and coaches will match. Please list “Coach Choice” in the partner field to complete registration.

No new registrations will be allowed after the close of online registration due to the amount of time it takes to develop competition brackets and schedules.

Proceeds from the Age Gap Classic Ski Sprint Relays benefit the Loppet Foundation. Learn more about the Foundation's mission, vision, and values.

Registration and transaction fees are nonrefundable, including in the event of cancellation. Registration is not transferable to another person or another event for any reason, including injury. Competing under another person’s name will result in disqualification.

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