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Feb
11
Sat
MRG Racing Triple Crown – Kandahar Mountain Race
Feb 11 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am

 

A race of a bygone era, the Kandahar channels the spirit of full mountain races that were once commonplace on the racing circuit and at MRG. The last version held in the 1980s began on Creamery, descended onto Moody’s, before taking on (Grand) Canyon. At the bottom of Canyon, racers went straight across Easy Way, over the cliff on One Way, and over S-Turn Cliff onto Lower Periwinkle and finished by the base of the Double. Whew! Our modern version is a bit more modest but will still reward those who can ski gates as well as terrain on the trail. The trail combination and exact set to get from the start to the finish are dependent on snow depth and conditions. Please see the race flyer (when available) for additional course details.

Details:

Registration: Online

Field Limit: 75 racers

Age requirement: 10 years old or older as of January 1st, 2023

Pre-Race Course Reveal and Security Meeting: Friday, February 10 · 18:00 – 19:00

Saturday, February 11:

Athlete Lift: Tentatively 7:30 am

Race Begins: Tentatively 8:00 am

Awards: by age group and gender

Disclaimer: Weather and conditions dependent, no refunds on entry fee in the event of cancellation. We reserve the right to change or modify any of the perimeters of the race including but not limited to start time, location, course, finish and awards in the interest of event security.

Proceeds from this event go to benefit the Mad River Glen Race Club and are non-refundable.

 

Mar
11
Sat
MRG Racing Triple Crown – Rockefeller Challenge
Mar 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

 

Rockefeller Challenge: An annual test of fearlessness and speed, the Rockefeller Challenge is a downhill to uphill ski race. Starting on the Practice Slope, competitors try to carry their speed down a designated race lane and up the Rockefeller trail. Like the sport of ski jumping where the skier who goes the farthest wins, the person to makes it the furthest up the Rockefeller Trail, is victorious and crowned a racing titan. All registrants receive an event t-shirt. Proceeds to benefit MRG Ski Club.

Event Date: March 11, 2023

Entry Fee: $25 entry or $40 including t-shirt. Additional t-shirts $25. (Size choice S, M, L, XL)

Field Limit: 100 competitors, all ages

Athlete Lift: Tentatively 4:30 pm

Event Begins: 4:45 pm

Other: Clothing required, no added weights, speedsuits, lycra or gravity enhancing devices!

Awards: by age group and gender

Disclaimer: Weather and conditions dependent, no refunds on entry fee in the event of cancellation. We reserve the right to change or modify any of the perimeters of the race including but not limited to start time, location, course, finish and awards in the interest of event security.

REGISTER ONLINE – COMING SOON!