Monthly Archives: January 2015

2015 City of Lakes Loppet Skate Marathon

February 1, 2015 This race in held at Wirth Park in Minneapolis, MN. The snow is old, granular, many times groomed. The NOAA forecast shows overnight low of 7F (-13C), with a start time temp of 9f (-12C). Looks to … Continue reading

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2015 Badger State Games

Badger State Games, Nine Mile Recreation Area, Wausau, WI This race has a class for classic and classes for freestyle racing. The classic race is 21km and the skate race is 43km. The current conditions are old snow often groomed … Continue reading

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2015 CRAFTSBURY MARATHON AND MASTERS NATIONALS

This is a 50km classic race in 12.5km loops. The NOAA forecast leading up to the race is now (Thursday) tonight 1-2″ snow. Friday 2-4″ snow with a high of 31F ( -.5C ). Then getting very cold Friday night with … Continue reading

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CITY OF LAKES HOIGAARDS CLASSIC

This is a 42KM classic race in Wirth Park, Minneapolis, MN. It is a a rolling trail with some in the open and some in the woods. No new snow is forecast. The current snow is old and granular. Temperature at 6:00 … Continue reading

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2105 FORBUSH CORNERS FREESTYLE

This is a Michigan Cup Freestyle race near Frederic, MI. It is a hilly and technical trail with very little flat skiing, 17km and mostly in the woods. Tonight (Thursay) will be windy with a chance of a little new … Continue reading

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2015 METHOW VALLEY PURSUIT FREESTYLE

2015 METHOW VALLEY PURSUIT JANUARY 25, MAZAMA TO WINTHROP, WA FREESTYLE This race has multiple classes and start times.  The weather forecast looks like rain tonight (Friday) and a chance of rain Saturday. Sunday looks like cloudy, foggy damp. The overnight low … Continue reading

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2015 TWIN CITIES CHAMPIONSHIPS

2015 TWIN CITIES CHAMPIONSHIPS JANUARY 25, MINNEAPOLIS, MN FREESTYLE   This race has multiple classes, multiple distances. The weather forecast looks like a steady temperature of 24 – 26 F   for the whole race day. There might be some … Continue reading

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