Black Mountain Ski Resort & Chisholm Ski Club Trail Race Pass
Please note that any spectator on skis at any Nordic race must purchase a race spectator pass to be on course and the Nordic trails for the day.
Tickets available at the ticket counter and at the Chisholm Ski Club Race Headquarters.
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The weather conditions made waxing a challenge for coaches at the 2020 Sassi Memorial 5k Classical race at Black Mountain on January 25th. Warm temperatures and a passing snowstorm added to the excitement of the race. In the end, it was Eva Clement of Falmouth High School winning the girls race with a time of 16:50.4. Brynne Robbins of Mt. Blue crossed the finish line second at 17:26.9. Also striding to a podium finish was Deering High School's Megan Cunningham, who completed the course in 17:26.6.
In the boys race, which featured 176 skiers, Carter McPhedran of Maranacook HS won the gold, finishing in 14:12.3. He was followed by William Jordan of Deering HS, who skied the course in 14:46.5. Finishing in third place was Liam Niles of Portland with a time of 14:48.1.
CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL
JANUARY 25, 2020
BLACK MOUNTAIN OF MAINE
39 GLOVER ROAD
RUMFORD, MAINE 04276
|START TIME||11:00 am WOMEN
1:00 pm (Approximate) MEN
|EVENT:||5km CLASSICAL 15 second interval start|
|SEEDING:||Coaches to seed skiers as they deem.|
|AWARDS:||Awards will be at approximately 3:15 pm in the Stadium. Racers must be present to win the bib draws.|
|COACHES MEETING:||9:15 am in the first floor of the timing building (optional).|
|WAX TESTING:||Wax testing allowed on the course up to 15 minutes before the start. Everyone must ski in the direction of the race course.|
|COURSE MOVEMENT:||Spectators and coaches are welcome out on the side of the course during race.
Coaches must be wearing a coach’s bib. All others will require a nordic pass.
Skiers must travel in the direction of the race course at all times.
|REGISTRATION:||Entry fee $12.00 per athlete. Two coaches comp passes per team.
Make checks payable to:
|BIB PICK-UP:||Bib pick-up will be in race headquarters upon arrival at Black Mountain. Race headquarters opens at 8:45am. Please return unused bibs prior to the start of the race. $50.00 fee charged for any lost bib.|
|ENTRY DEADLINE:||January 22, 2020 by 8 PM.
No change to start order on race day.
Tel: 207-357-8844 Cell
|RESULTS:||Copies of the official results will be made available in race headquarters shortly after the race protest period. Visit our web site https://www.chisholmskiclub.org/index.php/sassi-memorial-5k-classical-1-25-20 for race results as well.|
This is a chance for Skiers in grades 12 and under from across the State to come together in one great event with a course and venue prepared to a National level. This is the premier event of the season and a great preparation for the State Nordic meet.