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Silver Fox Trot BKL and Citizens Race (Club & Zak)
December 10, 2022 All day
The Silver Fox Trot is hosted by the Ford Sayre Nordic team. This year it is also the season opener at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center! It is a freestyle race (by age group/gender class), except for the 1st/2nd graders, who will ski a classic race.
This year the day will begin at 9:30 AM with the Citizens Race which is part of the Zak Cup Series but is open to all participants. It is a mass start race by gender in all races but the final decision will depend on conditions. NENSA numbers are required for Club and Zack Cup scoring and NENSA members receive a 20% discount on the entry fee.
For teams who Register as a group: Please send your list of racers ahead of time to [email protected]
UPDATE (Thursday 12/8/2022): We have moved from a mass start to a mixed gender interval start at 15 second intervals. Start List will be posted at bib pick up.
UPDATE (Thursday 12/8/2022): To accommodate snowmaking, race time for the Citizen’s Race is now 10:00 AM
The Bill Koch League (BKL) race will be held in the afternoon starting at 12:00 pm. The lollipopper race will be at 11:30 am for kindergarten and younger. Lollipop race is Sign-in on day of race (no fee required). 1st through 8th grade skiers should pre-register on Ski-Reg. Day of registration will be available but registration for a race will close 45 min prior to start time.
In an effort to more gradually recognize results as kids get older, 1st – 4th graders will not be timed – order of finish only will be posted on site. There will be no podium or place ribbons. Times & results for 5th-8th graders will be posted on site & 5th-8th grade skiers will receive place ribbons for the top ten in each gender/age group and a podium ceremony.
Wax Policy: This race follows the NENA Wax Policy which can be found here: https://nensa.net/2019/11/05/nensa-waxing-policy/
BKL and Citizen SKIERS: Please be sure to indicate your club name when you register, and select the appropriate NENSA class (school grade).