Jan 15-17, 2016
Jan 22-23, 2016
Jan 28-31, 2016
 
 
2016 DATES & EVENT INFORMATION COMING SOON!

DATES:

TIMES:

LOCATION:
Nine Mile Forest Recreation Area
8704 Redbud Rd, Wausau, WI 54401

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Additional Information + Extras:
The 43K Nordic Skiing event is once again recognized as a qualifier for the American Birkebeiner held in Cable, WI!

 
 
 
Race Mail/Fax
by
12/31/14
Online
until
12/31/14

Late
Online
1/26/15

Late Late
Online
1/30/15
@ Noon
On-Site
4K M.S. (Ages 9-13) $12 $10 $15 $20 $30
7K H.S. (Ages 13-19) $12 $10 $15 $25 $35
10K (Ages 13+) $20 $18 $30 $40 $60
21K (Ages 13+) $32 $30 $40 $50 $75
43K (Ages 18+) $42 $40 $50 $60 $90
4K Blue Jean  (Open) $12 $10 $15 $20 $20
1 - 2K (Ages 9 & Under) Free*        
 
*Registration for this race only will be done onsite.
 
ANY race changes the day of events will be charged the difference between race fees plus a $5.00 change fee.
 
All athletes MUST sign the Badger State Games Athlete Waiver online during registration or on the printable registration forms at check-in. (Waivers are attached to the registration forms)
 
Printable Registration Form
Information needed from Schools/Teams - printable Excel Form  | Team Waiver Form

 

Perry Dau, Commissioner       
715-297-7477

John Burke, Commissioner     
715-218-7883
 
 
 

For those that want to cheer on our athletes and to see them bring home the gold here are a few tips:

Best place to view the event & how much you can see: You can see the start and finish of each race and halfway of the longer race (43K).

Seating Available or bring your own chairs: No seating available bring your own chairs. There is seating inside the heated chalet.

Admission Fee: No admission fee.

Concessions: Yes, refreshments.

Carry-ins allowed (food &/or drink):

Merchandise: BSG Knit Hats for sale.

Are Signs or Noise makers allowed: Bells are encouraged.

Other Information: (Age determined as of January 31, 2015)

 

(Age determined as of first day of event)
Adult divisions will be determined by participant registration.

Youth/High School Team:
9 & Under (1k or 2k)
Ages 9 - 11 (4k)
Ages 12 - 13 (4k)
Ages 13 - 16 (7k) High School
Ages 17 - 19 (7k) High School

**Age Divisions have changed resulting in fewer divisions.

 


9:00am          7k Classic Boys
9:05am          7k Classic Girls
9:15am          4k Classic All
9:30am         10k Classic All
9:45am          21-43k Classic
10:15am       43k "A" Skate
10:25am       43k "B" Skate
10:45am       21k Skate
12:45pm       7k Skate Boys
12:50pm       7k Skate Girls  
1:15pm         4k Skate
1:30pm        10k Skate
1:50pm         4k Blue Jean
2:10pm         1-2k Kids
 
 
GENERAL RULES:
USSA rules apply. For a complete set of rules, see the Games Nordic Skiing Rules.
 
Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, and Michigan Upper Peninsula residents are eligible to compete in the Nordic events.
 
We will be holding the 4k Blue Jeans Race for recreational skiers and individuals new to the sport. Come as you are, no fancy gear required.

FORMAT:
Skate and Classic racing.
Chip timed racing events.
All races are a single loop on moderate rolling terrain appropriate for all ability levels
(except the 43k Freestyle which will be 2 loops over a 21.5k/20k course).
Course groomed with a minimum of two lanes for Classical events; single track and skating area for Freestyle events.
Average course width is 16 feet.
Fluids available on course. Food and electrolytes available on course for the 43k freestyle.
 
DEFINITIONS:
Classic: Technique characterized by opposite-leg and opposite-arm motion in a straight-ahead direction. In-the-track skiing only.
Skate: Technique where the skier keeps the tips apart and the tails together and gets the kick by pushing off the inside edge of alternating skis (as in ice skating).
Freestyle: Skating & classic techniques permitted for 4K and 1-2K events.
Open: Ages 16 and above.
Age Groups:
 
Adult
 
Youth/High School Team
Ages 13 - 29
9 & Under (1k or 2k)
Ages 30 - 39
Ages 9 - 11 (4k)
Ages 40 - 49
Ages 12 - 13 (4k)
Ages 50 - 59
Ages 13 - 16 (7k) High School
Ages 60 - 69
Ages 17 - 19 (7k) High School
Ages 70 - 79
 
Ages 80 - 89
 
Ages 90+
 
 
Blue Jean:
All ages recreational skier. Come as you are, no fancy gear required. This event
will be chip timed but it is a non-medal event. Participants receive a participant
medal.
 


 
Entry Fees & Deadlines
 
ONSITE REGISTRATION STARTING AT 730 AM SATURDAY
 
4K: $30
 
7k HS: $35
 
10K: $60
 
21K: $75
 
43K: $90
 
BLUEJEAN: $20
 
 
Race Athlete Age By mail/fax until 1/22/14 Online until 1/24/14

Late Online          1/25 - 1/29/14

Late Late Online 1/30/14 Noon
4K 9 - 13 $12 $10 $15 $20
7K H.S. 13-19 $12 $10 $15 $25
10K 13+ $20 $18 $30 $40
21K 13+ $32 $30 $40 $50
43K 18+ $42 $40 $50 $60
4K Blue Jean Open $12 $10 $15 $20
1 - 2K 9 & Under Free*      
 
*Registration for this race only will be done onsite.
 
Printable Registration Forms - Individual

 

 

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