ASAA Cross Country Skiing Championships

CLICK HERE to view a PDF file with complete results from all three days of competition at the 2018 ASAA Championships.

The 2018 and 2019 ASAA Cross Country Skiing Championships will organized by the Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks, Hosted by Lathrop HS and held on the Jim Whisenhant Ski Trails at Birch Hill Recreation Area.  The 2019 dates are Thursday through Saturday, February 21-23.  Skiers from more than 20 high school teams throughout the state will come to Fairbanks to compete in this state championship event.

The ASAA Championships have been held at Birch Hill many times in the past.  Most recently, the ASAA Championships were held at Birch Hill in 2002-2004 and 2008-2011.  The NSCF is also slated to host these championships in 2022.

The 2019 races are:

For race-specific information on each of the races, please look below.

ASAA Nordic Ski Championships Schedule

Wednesday, February 20

10:00am Waxing areas open to teams (waxing areas will be assigned by organizers)
12:00pm Official Training on Competition Courses (12:00 to 8:00pm)
6:00pm Coaches Meeting at TBD
10:00pm Birch Hill Recreation Area Gate Closes

Thursday, February 21

7:00am Waxing Areas open
10:40am Presentation of Colors
11:00am Boys 7.5K Interval Start Classic Technique Race
1:00pm Girls 5K Interval Start Classic Technique Race
4 :00pm Coaches Meeting at TBD
10:00pm Birch Hill Recreation Area Gate Closes

Friday, February 22

7:00am Waxing Areas open
10:40am Presentation of Colors
11:00am Girls 7.5K Mass Start Free Technique Race
1:00pm Boys 10K Mass Start Free Technique Race
4:00pm Coaches Meeting at TBD
5:00pm Awards at TBD
6:15pm Spaghetti Feed at West Valley High School Commons?
10:00pm Birch Hill Recreation Area Gate Closes

Saturday, February 23

7:00am Waxing Areas open
10:40am Presentation of Colors
11:00am Boys 4 x 5K Mixed Technique Relay (Classic-Classic-Free-Free)
1:00pm Girls 4 x 3K Mixed Technique Relay (Classic-Classic-Free-Free)
2:45pm Awards at Birch Hill Cross Country Ski Center

Wax Area Assignments

Old Equipment Building
Bartlett
Chugiak
Dimond
Eagle River
East Anchorage
Palmer
Service
South Anchorage
West Anchorage
Cave
Colony
Homer
Kenai
Seward
Soldotna
Valdez
Grace Christian
Holy Rosary
Birch Hill Ski Center Wax Room (Region 6)
Lathrop HS/Nenana HS
West Valley HS
Old Warming Hut – Waxing is not permitted in the Old Warming Hut