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sassi logo2  BECAUSE OF EXTREMELY HIGH WINDS AND FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR ATHLETES, THE SASSI MEMORIAL 5K CLASSICAL THAT WAS SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 31ST HAS BEEN CANCELED. EVERY EFFORT TO RESCHEDULE WILL BE MADE. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR MORE INFORMATION AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.

The  2015 Sassi 5K Classical race wil once again be run on the same day as the Junior Sassi Memorial 3K on Saturday, January 31st.

To help travelers coming to the race on Saturday, we have decided to delay the schedule by one hour. Here is the updated schedule:


12:00 U16 Boys
12:45 Men
2:00 U16 Girls
2:45 Women
This will have the last girl finishing about 3:55 PM

We will be using the John's 5K Course. Download map here.

 

 

SASSI MEMORIAL 5K CLASSICAL

CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL

JANUARY 31, 2015

BLACK MOUNTAIN OF MAINE

39 GLOVER ROAD

RUMFORD, MAINE 04276

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START TIME
12:00 am J2 MEN
12:45 am OLDER MEN
2:00 pm J2 WOMEN
2:45 pm OLDER WOMEN

 

EVENT: 5km CLASSICAL 15 second interval start


SEEDING: Coaches to seed skiers as they deem (list J2 seeding separately).

 

AWARDS: Awards & J2 team selection will be at 4:15 pm in the Stadium. Racers must be
present to win the bib draws.


COACHES MEETING: 10 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.


WAXING: Wax rooms available (for a fee) in the wax building on a first come first serve
basis. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve a room.


COURSE Spectators and coaches are welcome out on the side of the course during race.


MOVEMENT: Coaches must be wearing a coaches bib. All others will require a nordic pass.
Skiers must travel in the direction of the race course at all times.


REGISTRATION: Entry fee $10.00 per athlete. Two coaches comp passes per team.

Make checks payable to: CHISHOLM SKI CLUB
P.O. BOX 616
RUMFORD, MAINE 04276


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 27, 2015 by 5 PM. DOB FOR EACH ATHLETE REQUIRED
No change to start order on race day.
E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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 www.chisholmskiclub.org for race results as well.


U16 SELECTION: Maine U16 team will be chosen from the day’s race results: Selection will be made and announced at the awards ceremony. Those named to the team must be prepared to pay the team leader if intending to go. (U16 – born 1999 or 2000)
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.

 

Thank you Volunteers