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Lakes of the North Freestyle 2018

Lakes of the North Freestyle Winterstart Race


11:00 AM

Lakes of the North, Mancelona, MI


This race is sponsored by Vasa Ski Club, and is the first Michigan Cup Points race of the season. This is FREE to Vasa Ski Club members, including the luncheon that follows the race. 

Tour skiers are welcome also, and can start after the racers. Last year there were tracks for classic but it is not guaranteed.This is a very fun race, and a great way to kick off the season!


The course will be approximately 7 to 10km. Self timed. The race cost is $15 for seniors. There will be wave starts for Sr. Men, Junior Men, Junior Women, and Senior Women.

Race: Saturday Dec. 15th, 2018, 11:00 am

Registration: 9:00 am until 10:30am (day of – no preregistration required)

Format: Freestyle (course approx.. 7km in length) (note juniors may have a shorter course)

Michigan Cup Points: yes – individual and team

Timing: on your own

Festivities: A buffet luncheon is included as part of your entry fee. 

Categories: Junior men and women, senior men and women. (separate starts for each category)

Entry fees: $15 seniors, $0 juniors, and $0 for Vasa Ski Club members (Included in the entry fee is a buffet luncheon, cash bar) Non racers can purchase the buffet for $15.

Directions: Settings Restaurant at Lakes of the North is located east of Mancelona:

When coming from the east, Lakes of the North is 8 miles west of US 27, off Mancelona Road (C-38). When coming from the west, Lakes of the North is 8 miles east of US 131, off Mancelona Road (C-38).

Snow conditions cam go to: http://www.settingsrestaurant.com/


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