Registration Open for the Midland Loppet – January 8, 2017

Registration is now open for the Midland Loppet.

The Race Notice is available here:  http://ski.mountainviewmidland.com/?page_id=67.

Details below

MIDLAND LOPPET

Mountainview Ski Centre, Midland, Ontario
Sunday, January 8, 2017

Online registration to come.

The Midland Ski Club invites you to this year’s edition of the Midland Loppet. Skiers all ages, abilities, and technique are invited to this event, to enjoy the best trails that Mountainview Ski Center has to offer.

Prefer a printable race notice? Click Here.

Schedule of Events:

January 6 11:59 PM Online Registration Closes
January 8 8:30-9:30 AM Registration and bib pickup.
January 8 9:30 AM Day-of Registration Deadline (Cash Only)
January 8 10:00 AM 15km start

Subsequent distances to start in 5 minute waves.

Distances:
15 km Skate/Classic
9 km Skate/Classic
5 km Skate/Classic
3km Skate/Classic
1.5 km Skate/Classic

Categories:
The Midland Loppet is part of the 2017 SOD Race Series.  The following categories are included in the SOD Race Series, in order to earn SOD Championship points:

Pee Wee boys (YOB 2004 to 2007) and girls (YOB 2005 to 2007) 3km Classic technique

Midget boys (YOB 2002-2003) and girls (YOB 2003-2004),
Juvenile boys (YOB 2001) and girls (YOB 2001-2002)

5km Classic technique
Junior boys and girls (YOB 1999-2000) 9 km Classic technique
Open (1986 – 1998) & Masters 15 km Classic technique

Ski Waxing Protocol:
This race is a part of the SOD Paraffin Race Series. In order to increase accessibility of the sport, focus on athlete development, and reduce costs, no glide waxes with fluorocarbons are permitted. No Low Fluoro wax, High Fluoro wax, powders, hardeners, or gels are permitted. This restriction applies to all categories, including Open and Masters. This restriction does not
apply to grip waxes.

Registration:

Pre Registration Day-of Registration (Cash only)
1.5km events $15.00 $20.00
3km/5km events $20.00 $30.00
9km /15km events $25.00 $35.00

Online Registration to come

Awards:
Award categories will be determined at organizers discretion based on registration numbers. Irrespective of event podium, SOD points will be tabulated per SOD categories (as described above).
Draw prizes for all racers!