The second race in the 20th Annual Buetow Dental-Pangaea Health Distance Series, organized by the Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks is scheduled for Saturday, January 19. The two-lap, 20Km mass-start, classic technique event, starts at 11:00AM in the Birch Hill Ski Stadium at the Birch Hill Recreation Area. A one-lap 10Km event is available for those wishing to race over a shorter distance.
Saturday’s race is the January Jaunt. Entry fees are $15 for NSCF members and $20 for non-members through the Thursday prior to race day. Race day entries will be accepted between 9:45AM and 10:45AM Saturday, but will be $5 higher than the early entry fee. Pre-registration is available at: https://register.chronotrack.com/r/42671. Race day registration will be online at Rikke’s Roadhouse in the Birch Hill Ski Stadium.
For more on this race see: https://www.nscfairbanks.org/programs/races/distance-series/distance-series-2/.
For more information on the overall series see: https://www.nscfairbanks.org/programs/races/distance-series/.
Proceeds from the race go toward supporting the Lathrop High School Ski Team.
The final race in the series is a 30Km free technique mass start, with a shorter option as well, scheduled for Sunday, February 17.