Loppet Foundation

Schedule

Due to anticipated extreme cold all MyXC Festival & Championships events have been rescheduled for Saturday, March 2. See below for the updated schedule.

This event is restricted to non-fluorinated glide waxes.

Saturday Morning

  • 8:00am – 12:00pm: Bib Pickup in The Trailhead**
  • 10:00am – 1:00pm: Festival Events
  • 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 3.5k – U16 (ages 14-15) – Green Classic Course
    • 9:15 am: Boys & Girls 2.5k – U14 (ages 12-13) – Yellow Classic Course
    • 9:42 am: Boys & Girls 2.1k – U12 (ages 10-11) – Orange Classic Course
    • 10:05 am: Boys & Girls 1.5k – U10 (ages 8-9) – Purple Classic Course
    • 10:20 am: Boys & Girls 750m – U8 (ages 7 & under) – Red Course
  • 10:30 am: Fish Scale Frenzy (wave start races, fish scale skis only)
    • 10:30 am: Boys & Girls 2.5k – U14/U16 (ages 12-15) – Yellow Classic Course
    • 10:35 am: Boys & Girls 1.5k – U12 (ages 10-11) – Purple Classic Course
    • 10:40 am: Boys & Girls 1.5k – U10 (ages 8-9) – Purple Classic Course
    • 10:45 am: Boys & Girls 750m – U8 (ages 7 & under) – Red Course
  • Classic Tandem Sprint Relays. 3 laps each, Red Course
    • 11:00 am: Girls 750m – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
    • 11:25 am: Boys 750m – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
    • 11:50 am: Girls 750m – U10/12 (ages 8-11)
    • 12:15 pm: Boys 750m – U10/12 (ages 8-11)
  • 12:45 pm: Group Photo by Awards Podium and 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.

Saturday Afternoon

  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Bib Pickup in The Trailhead**
  • Freestyle Mass Start Race. This is a CXC Youth Cup event.
    • 1:45 pm: Boys and Girls 3.6k – U16 (ages 14-15) – Green Skate Course
    • 2:00pm: Boys 3.0k – U14 (ages 12-13) – Yellow Skate Course
    • 2:05 pm: Girls 3.0k – U14 (ages 12-13) – Yellow Skate Course
    • 2:15 pm: Boys 2.5k – U12 (ages 10-11) – Orange Skate Course
    • 2:20 pm: Girls 2.5k – U12 (ages 10-11) – Orange Skate Course
    • 2:30 pm: Boys & Girls 1k – U10 (ages 8-9) – Purple Skate Course
    • 2:40 pm Boys & Girls 750m – U8 (ages 7 & under) – Red Course
  • SkiCross Race – This is a CXC Youth Cup event.
    • 1:00 – 2:00 pm SkiCross Course open for practice
    • 2:45 pm – 3:30 pm: SkiCross Qualifiers – Start area will be in the Upper Stadium. Will use bibs from the Freestyle Race or assign upon arrival.
    • 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: SkiCross Heats – Reordered heats of 4 by gender based on qualifier. Youngest participants will go first. One run only; place will determine final ranking.
  • 4-Person Mixed Relays (four freestyle skiers: two girls, two boys, each skier skis one leg) Red Course – note that unmatched skiers will be matched on-site.
    • 5:15 pm Boys & Girls 4x750m – U10/U12 (ages 8-11)
    • 5:40 pm: Boys & Girls 4×750 – U14/U16 (ages 12-15)
  • 6:00 pm: Freestyle Mass Start, Mixed Relays & SkiCross Awards Ceremony
  • 6:15 pm: Overall CXC Youth Cup Awards Ceremony – U14/U12

**Unless otherwise noted, events start and finish in the Lower Stadium adjacent to The Trailhead. There is parking near both the Lower Stadium and the Chalet. The Wirth Chalet is about a 200m walk north along Theodore Wirth Parkway. Learn more about parking and transportation here.