ATTENTION FOREIGN COMPETITORS WITHOUT AN ACTIVE FIS LICENSE
In compliance with newly enacted USSA Safesport regulations, foreign competitors without an active FIS license are required to complete a USSA event membership that will include Safesport training and a background check, IF THE SKIER IS TURNING 18 DURING THIS COMPETITIVE SEASON.
SKIERS WITHOUT A FIS LICENSE WHO DO NOT TURN 18 DURING THIS SEASON are not required to complete Safesport training and background check, but are required to purchase a temporary event membership.
Sun Valley USSA/FIS Super Tour
December 14 – 15, 2019
Lake Creek Ski Trails, Ketchum, ID
The Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation is pleased to conduct the opening event of the US Super Tour. Below is event information needed for competitors, coaches and spectators. We are looking forward to a great weekend of racing!
Note that all competitors must have either a current USSA or FIS license.
Super Tour 1-day entry fee: $45
2-day race entry fee: $80
U16/U14 1-day race entry fee: $35
2-day race entry fee: $60
Late entry fee: $10 per race
Competitions will be held at the Lake Creek Ski Trails, which offer a challenging array of FIS Homologated race courses. The venue is located 2.5 miles north of Ketchum, Idaho on Idaho State Highway 75. The SVSEF Nordic Team Center is located adjacent to the ski area parking lot and provides skiers a heated lodge with bathrooms. The race stadium is located .5 kilometers from the parking lot. Gear shuttles will be provided throughout the race weekend . The stadium is located at 6,000 feet above sea level. Cell service is available on the race trails. In the event of inadequate snow conditions at Lake Creek, the backup venue is Galena Lodge located 20 miles north of Ketchum.
Regular registration open until 11:59pm
Tuesday 12/10 – Friday 12/13
Late registration Period Open to Friday 12/13 NOON
Thursday 12/12 – Friday 12/13
9am-3pm Official Training at Lake Creek. Entry includes trail fee
9am-1pm Race Secretary Office Open at Lake Creek
5pm Team Leaders Meeting, Lake Creek Ski Center
10am Individual Classic Sprint Men then Women
10am Individual Distance Freestyle
Women’s 10km; Men’s 15km
Mass Start Distance Freestyle
Jr Boys 5k, Jr Girls 5km, U14 Boys 3km, U14 Girls 3km
VENUE PARKING & SHUTTLES
Parking at the Lake Creek Venue will be restricted to Race Officials and Team Vehicles with a PARKING PASS. All other team vehicles and spectators will need to use the SHUTTLE SYSTEM. The Shuttle lot is located .5 miles south of the Lake Creek venue and shuttles will be running every 10 minutes through the competition days.
Team gear shuttles will be run from 2.5 hours prior to the first start to provide transport of gear from the parking area to the stadium and again upon conclusion.
Check back here for updates.
QUESTIONS / CONTACT
Team Leaders: Please email your email address and mobile phone number to Super Tour Race Secretary: email@example.com
Super Tour Organizing Committee:
Chief of Competition: Rick Kapala: firstname.lastname@example.org / 208 720-7981
Assistant Chief of Competition: Kelley Yeates: email@example.com
Technical Consultant: John Estle
Technical Delegate: Tomas Gedeon
Assistant Technical Delegate: Annie Pokorny
Race Secretary: Lexie Praggastis: firstname.lastname@example.org
Timing/Data Services: Sports Stat/ James Read
Chief of Course: Nate Scales
Chief of Stadium: Michael Lloyd