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US Distance Nationals start Friday

Tue, Mar  25, 2008 - By Fairbanks Nordic Ski Club

The USSA Distance National Championships are at the tail end of a week of racing that started on March 22 with Sonot Kkaazoot 50km/20km Race. The full schedule includes:
  • Sat March 22: Sonot Kkaazoot 50km/20km Race
  • Mon March 25: Tour of the Golden Heart Interval Start Free Technique Race
  • Tue March 26: Tour of the Golden Heart Sprints
  • Fri March 28: USSA National Championship Skiathlon/Pursuit
  • Sun March 30: USSA National Championship 30km/50km Classic Race
The Tour of the Golden Heart/USSA National Championship Skiathlon/Pursuit is the penultimate event in the 2008 Tour of the Golden Heart Spring Series. This race will be held on a 3.75Km classic technique course and a 3.75 free technique course. There will also be Junior races over 7.5Km for both males and females.
  • Start Time for Women's 7.5Km Cl + 7.5Km Fr and Junior 7.5Km Classic: 5:00PM
  • Start Time for Men's 15Km Cl + 15Km Fr and Junior 7.5Km Classic: 7:00PM

Women's Pursuit

 

Men's Pursuit

 

The Tour of the Golden Heart/USSA National Championship 30Km/50Km Mass-Start Classic race is the final event in the 2008 Tour of the Golden Heart Spring Series. The women's race will do one lap on a 5Km+ "start" loop and three laps on a 8Km+ loop that includes virtually all of the start loop. A junior girls 5Km race will start concurrently with the National Championship 30Km

The men's race will do one lap on a 4.5Km+ "start" loop and seven laps on a 7.5Km+ loop that includes virtually all of the start loop. A junior boys 12Km race will start concurrently with the National Championship 30Km.

  • Start Time for Women's 30Km Mass-Start Classic and Junior 5Km Classic: 11:00AM
  • Start Time for Men's 50Km Mass Start Classic and Junior 12Km Classic: 1:30PM

Women's 30km

 

Men's 50km