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Hickory Hills

February 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am

GTSC Invitational – Hickory Hills, Traverse City – February 9, 2019

Join Northern Michigan Ski Clubs for a great day of racing and a FREE cookout at the 2019 GTSC Invitational! Attached is a roster sign up, and a map of our new area! Please send registrations back by 2/3/19. Thanks so much!

 

RACE REGISTRATION

  • Cost: $25 per racer – includes race, lift ticket, and lunch.  One check to GTSC submitted per club at check in to Kate Raven or Sara Bageris.   Make checks to “GTSC”.
  • Each club can register up to 10 athletes per gender per age group. Age is based on racer age as of 12-31-2018.
  • GTSC will provide one coach comp ticket per 10 registered racers
  • Run orders – submit to sbageris5@gmail.com by 5pm on Sunday, February 3rd.
    • Please include: Full Name, Age (on 12/31/18), Gender
  • Hickory Hills is a rope tow only area, glove protectors are highly recommended.

 

RACE FORMAT

  • 8:30 Coaches meeting – in front of red barn
  • 9:00 Tow ropes start running and hill is open
  • 9:10 All Courses open for inspection
  • 9:40 All Courses close for inspection
  • 9:50 First forerunner on all courses
  • 10:00 Race begins
    • Girls and boys start GS on Swede, both will move to Buck once they are done with GS.  All 0-6yrs on Birch
  • Slalom courses torn down 10 minutes after posting of all DQ slips

MORNING HILL SCHEDULE

  • Ages 0-6, Boys & Girls, GS
    • Age 6 and under: GS on Birch, 2 runs
    • Girls first run, then boys first run, followed by girls second run then boys second run.
  •  Ages 7+, Girls, and boys GS on Swede
    • Age 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13+:GS on Swede, 2 courses
    • Girls ski tree side first then rope side second.  Boys will ski rope side first and then tree side. All age groups will be run prior to switching courses.

Break – An announcement will be made when the courses are open for inspection for the second half of the race.

 

AFTERNOON HILL SCHEDULE

  • Ages 0-6, Boys & Girls, SL
    • Age 6 and under: SL on Birch, 2 runs
    • Girls first run, then boys first run, followed by girls second run then boys second run.
  •  Ages 7+, Boys and Girls, SL on Buck
    • Age 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13+: SL on Buck, 2 courses
    • Girls ski tree side first then rope side second. Boys start rope side All age groups will be run prior to switching courses.

LUNCH: A cookout lunch will be provided upon the completion of the race for athletes and their families.

 

AWARDS: To follow lunch.  Trophies will be given for the top 3 places and medals up to 10th place

Any questions, contact:

Sara Bageris (231) 218-8693, sbageris5@gmail.com

Kate  Raven(231) 499-9124, kraven@mhc.net

Details

Date:
February 9, 2019
Time:
9:00 am
Event Category:

Organizer

ASA

Venue

Hickory Hills
2000 Randolph St
Traverse City, MI 49684 United States
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Phone:
(231) 947-8566
Website:
www.traversecitymi.gov/hickory_hills.asp