River View Loppet

Join us on Saturday, March 4, 2017 for the 22nd annual River View Loppet Ski Race.

Races begin at 10 am.  There is a 5k Family Fun Tour; a 9k & 18k Classic Races; and 9k & 18k Freestyle Races.

Registration

Please see this link, for a printable flyer and registration form.

Schedule / Registration

7:30-9:00 a.m. Registration and bib pick-up at the Brule Town Hall.

9:45 a.m. Events will start in the following order:

3.5K Family Fun Tour, mass start

10 AM -9K & 18K Classic starts by gender

18K Freestyle, starts by gender and age

9K Freestyle, starts by gender

Age groups with less than 20 may be combined.

Noon until 1:30 p.m. luncheon and then awards at the Brule Town Hall.

Due to weather and/or course conditions, the start may be delayed, race distances changed, or the event cancelled. Sorry, there are no transfers or refunds of entry fees.

Awards

The top male and female finishers in each ski race will receive awards.

The top three male and female finishers for each age division in each ski race will receive awards.

All children participating in the the 5K Family Tour will receive awards.

Races

Classic & Freestyle

For adult age divisions 19-25, 26-35, 36-45, 46-55, 56-65, and 66+, there are 9k  and 18k classic and 9k and 18k freestyle.

For students ages 15 and under and 16-18, there is a 9k classic and freestyle event, but no 18k freestyle category.

A Family Fun 3.5k tour is also offered for everyone, child or adult, with those 13 and under participating free.

All races start and finish at the After Hours Ski Trail ski hut. Classic and skate lanes are provided throughout the course.

For more information, call: 218-348-5200, or 218-590-3051

Start/Timing/Results

All ski races are wave starts by gender.  Most waves are 2 minutes apart.  The Men’s 24k Freestyle will start in two waves split by age group.

Results will be posted at the After Hours Trail head and the Brule Town Hall following the races.  Results will also be posted at www.skinnyski.com and www.brulexcski.com

Race Sponsors

Brule Valley Ski Club, Inc.
Brule River State Forest
Brule Lions Club

Contributing Businesses

Cragin machine Shop-Superior WI
North Bay Trading Company-Brule WI
Frost River Reliable Softwoods-Duluth MN
Security State Bank-Iron River, Brule & Port Wing WI
Brule River Classics-Brule WI
Continental Ski and Bike-Duluth MN
Ski Hut-Duluth MN
New Moon Ski & Bike-Hayward
Jim’s Meat Market-Iron River WI
River Brook bike & Ski -Hayward
White Winter Winery-Iron River WI
New Moon Ski & Bike -Hayward

Solstice Outdoors-Ashland

Outdoor Ventures-Hayward