Kinross Fort Knox Town Race Series #4
Goldstream Sports Ski Cross
Saturday, January 29, 2022
26th Year of Nordic Ski Club’s KINROSS Fort Knox Town Race Series
Entry List, Start List, Heat Sheets are available at links below
- All school and club groups need to contact Chief of Competition John Estle for information regarding how to enter as a group.
- All individual registration for non-school individuals as well as school-aged skiers who are nor part of a school or club group must enter online.
- All school-aged skiers enter for free – no entry fee!
- Adult entry fees through 5PM Wednesday night are $10 for NSCF members and $15 for non-members
- Race day entry is not available.
- CLICK HERE to register for this race
RACE DISTANCES / COURSES / TECHINIQUE
- Course distances (subject to change) are:
- Grades Pre-K, K, 1 and 2 – 400m
- Grades 3 and 4 – 400m
- Grades 5 and 6 – 600m
- Grades 7 and 8 – 600m
- High School and Adult Men and Women – 1000m
TIMING AND RESULTS
- This race will not be timed, as only finish rank is important
- Results will be published to this website
- There will be no athlete care services
- There will be no post-race refreshments
- Skiers will be responsible for handling their own warmup gear .
SPECIFIC RACE INFORMATION
- Links to online registration course maps, etc., are below.
PRESS RELEASE FOR THIS SEASON’S RACE:
The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks is pleased to announce the fourth and final race in the 26th Annual KINROSS Fort Knox Town Race Series, the Goldstream Sports Ski-Cross, will be held Saturday, January 29, at 11:00am at the Jim Whisenhant Ski Trails at Birch Hill Recreation Area. The KINROSS Fort Knox Town Race Series provides a competitive forum for skiers of all ages beginning with pre-schoolers. Over 150 entries are anticipated.
Racing begins at 11:00am in free technique with all classes racing in ski-cross format. Distances will be: 1000m for high school and adult skiers, 800m for Grade 7-8, 600m for Grade 5-6, 600m for Grades 3-4 and 300m for Grades K-1-2. This race will serve as a Region VI high school competition, with skiers from Lathrop HS, West Valley HS, and Hutchison HS competing in both boys’ and girls’ classes. The competition will start with the older skiers on the longer courses, then move through progressively shorter distances for the younger classes. The last group to start will be the K-1-2 skiers, tentatively around 1:30PM-2PM. Watch nscfairbanks.org on Friday for complete information.
Entry is free for all students from Kindergarten through high school. School students who are part of a school or club team or program should be entered through their school club or team. All school-aged skiers must be entered in each race in the series during the week leading up to the race. Individual students who are not part of a program, and adults, can enter online at https://register.chronotrack.com/r/64394.
The entry fee for adults is $10 for members of the Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks, and $15 for non-members. Race entries close at 5:00pm Wednesday, January 26. There will be no late entries or race day entries.
All elementary finishers receive a ribbon recognizing their achievement. Elementary, junior high, and high school-aged competitors who have finished three or more of the races in the series will receive a free, commemorative t-shirt after the conclusion of the series.
For further information on the KINROSS Fort Knox Town Race Series call the NSCF race program at 347-1061, or contact them via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Any public or private school ski programs, or home school families in the area who would like to participate but who have not received materials should contact John Estle at 347-1061, and request that materials be sent to them.
KINROSS Fort Knox is in their eighth season as the series sponsor. Goldstream Sports a new sponsor this season, is the presenting sponsor for this event. Fairbanks Youth Sports (a twenty-five year partner) and Wedgweood Resort(second year with the Town Series) sponsor other events in the series. The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks also receives support from Fairbanks North Star Borough Parks and Recreation and the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.
This Year’s Race Info
|CLICK HERE to register online|
|Entry Lists / Start Lists|
|Entry List-alpha by last name/first name|
|Entry List – by school/team|
|Result List – by class|
|Grade Pre-K, K, 1 and 2|
|Grades 3-4 and Grades 5-6|
|High School and Adult Women and Men|
|All Course Maps in one PDF file|
Results from Prior Years
|January 2020 Class Results||January 2020 Results by Heat|
|January 2019 Class Results||January 2019 Overall Results|
|January 2018 Class Results||January 2018 Results by Heat|
|January 2017 Class Results||January 2017 Overall Results|
|January 2016 Class Results||January 2016 Overall Results|
|January 2015 Class Results||January 2015 Overall Results|
|January 2014 Class Results||January 2014 Overall Results|
|January 2013 Class Results||January 2013 Overall Results|
|January 2012 Class Results||January 2012 Overall Results|