Race Schedule & Courses

Friday, February 23, 2018

  • 3:00 – 3:45 PM: Milly Chalet, Brighton Ski Resort
    • Race packet pickup 
    • Sprint Race check-in
  • 4:00 – 5:30 PM: Milly Base
    • Sprint Race 
  • 5:00 – 6:30 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Food (cost not included in registration)
  • 5:00 – 6:15 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Race packet pickup
  • 6:30 -7:30 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting

Saturday, February 24, 2018

  • 6:30 AM: Milly Chalet, Brighton Ski Resort
    • Mandatory racer check-in and gear check
  • 7:30 AM: Milly Base
    • Race Starts
      • Elite, Heavy Metal and Recreation Divisions will have 10 minute staggered start
  • 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Post Race BBQ
  • 11:00 AM-1:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Raffle
    • Live Music
  • 12:00 PM: Milly Chalet
    • Raffle and awards
  • 1:00-4:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Avalanche
      • Choices – Choosing terrain based on conditions
      • Basic mountaineering for backcountry skiers
      • Efficient backcountry skiing

Sunday, February 25, 2018

  • 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Backcountry Splitboarding
  • 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Steep Skiing
      • Women-only: Avalanche Choices – choosing terrain based on conditions
  • 1:00-4:00 PM: Milly Base
    • Backcountry Clinics
      • Women only – Steep Skiing
      • Avalanche Rescue Skills and Scenario
      • Ski Photography

Friday Course Info

  • The sprint course will follow a similar course to 2015 and will follow the ISMF Sprint Race format and rules.
  • The course will be under 400′ of ascent with kick turns and a booter followed by a descent through gates with a skating finish.
  • Qualifications will be in a time trial format (1 racer at a time) with top racers going to 6 person semi final heats followed by a 6 person finals heat.

Saturday Course Info

  • The course will start and end at Milly Chalet at Brighton Ski Resort.
  • As always, the race division will have a booting section.
  • You must follow the marked course at all times!
  • Detailed course maps below

ELITE / HEAVY METAL

  • Elite / Heavy Metal Division Course Maps and Profile

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  • Elite / Heavy Metal Division Course Stats

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RECREATION

  • Recreation Division Course Map and Profile

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  • Recreation Division Course Stats

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JUNIOR

  • Junior Division Course Map

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  • Junior Division Course Stats

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 You are expected to be familiar with the course and be able to navigate the course with or without flagging


Sunday Course Info

  • The course will start and end at Milly Chalet at Brighton Ski Resort.
  • You must follow the marked course at all times!
  • Detailed course description.

Team Race Course Maps

        

Team Race Course Profile

Technical Teams Course is about 14 miles and 8,600′ climbing

You will be expected to be familiar with the course and be able to navigate the course with fewer flags than Saturday’s race.

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