Loppet Foundation

Schedule

Due to field size and weather, schedule is subject to change. Prior to race weekend, the most up to date information will be posted at https://www.loppet.org/mayorschallenge/race-information/schedule/. See the official start list for specific start times.

Official start list will be posted on Superior Timing superiortiming.com.

Official entry list will be available Thursday evening. Athletes are responsible for ensuring they have been registered for the proper event and that all their information is accurate. Official start lists for the Friday sprint will be posted Thursday evening after the coaches meeting.

Sunday, February 17 – Freestyle Interval Start

  • 6:00am: Wax Facilities Open
  • 6:30am: Race Headquarters Opens (Trailhead)
  • 7:00am: Bib pick-up opens (Trailhead Ryan Room)
  • 7:00am: Course Open for Inspection
  • 8:15am: Course Closed – No Skiers Allowed on Course
  • 8:30am: Female Masters/Seniors/U20/U18/U16 – 5 km (2 x 2.6 km Blue Course)
  • 10:00am: Male Masters/Seniors/U20/U18 – 10 km (3 x 3.3 km Red Course)
  • 12:30pm: Male U16 – 5 km (2 x 2.6 km Blue Course)
  • 1:15pm: Youth SkiX
  • 2:00pm: Citizen – 10 km (3 x 3.3 km Red Course)
  • Flower Ceremony/Awards – Following the finish of each class
  • 2:00pm: Wax Facilities Close
  • 2:30pm: Midwest Junior National Team Naming (Great Hall in the Trailhead)
  • 3:00pm: Course Open to Public

Sunday Race Details:

Flower Ceremonies:

  • 9:15 AM Awards for Women
  • 9:45 AM Awards for U20, U18, U16 Women
  • 11:00 AM Awards for Men
  • 12:15 PM Awards for U20, U18 Men
  • 1:15 PM Awards for U16 Boys

Due to expected snow tomorrow morning, we have updated the seeding for the Women and Mens races. Seeding is as follows:

Womens 5km Seeding:

  • 15 second intervals
  • B, A/C, D, Z
  • 20 per group
  • A, B, C are randomized
  • D seed is all skiers not in A, B, or C that have points and will be in rank order
  • Z seed is all skiers with 990 points and will be randomized

Mens 10km Seeding

  • 30 Second intervals
  • C-A-B-D-Z
  • 20 per group
  • A, B, C are randomized
  • D seed is all skiers not in A, B, or C that have points and will be in rank order
  • Z seed is all skiers with 990 points and will be randomized

U16 Boys Seeding

  • 15 Second intervals
  • B-A-C
  • 10 per group
  • B and A are randomized
  • C is rank order
  • Z seed is all skiers with 990 points and will be randomized