For those of us that need a goal or just want an adventure that the whole family can share. As part of Loppet weekend, MYSL is Challenging adults and kids to complete both 10k tours. The tours follow a beautiful point-to-point course from Wirth Park to Uptown. A special MYSL mug full of hot chocolate will be waiting for you on the second day. A great way to experience the Loppet Festival as a family.
Saturday Feb 1 9am REI Classic Tour 10k
Sunday Feb 2 9am REI Freestyle Tour 10k
Our coaches training will be on guaranteed snow at Trollhaugen in Dresser WI this year. Both days run from 8am until 4pm. Hosted by the Professional Ski Instructors of America, there will be a one day option on Saturday or a two-day option which includes PSIA Membership and Certification.
2014 Series Details
This is our fifth year! This series emphasizes fun while introducing kids to racing. Do one, do them all, bring your friends. Entry fees and distances vary. Some races require pre-registration and some only have same-day registration.
New age group titles!
U14 was J3 (12+13)
U12 was J4 (10+11)
U10 was J5 (8+9)
U8 was 6+7
U6 was 5 and under
Thanks to all of our volunteers, sellers and buyers. We had a very successful event. Proceed checks are in the mail this week. See you next year.
This event is very popular and busy. People line up early. Most demand is for high school racing equipment. Those shopping for youth sized equipment (170 cm skis or size 38 boots and smaller) will be advanced in the line. Find a line monitor.
This Sunday Nov 10th, Gear West and FinnSisu are hosting parent Informational clinics on Nordic equipment, clothing, waxing, skiwerx series, and training tips. In partnership with MYSL, the clinics are intended to educate parents about xc ski racing for 9-13 year olds in advance of the MYSL ski swap and the kick-off of junior/youth xc ski racing programs. Topics will include proper ski, boot and pole fitting, impo