Black Mountain Ski Resort & Chisholm Ski Club Trail Race Pass
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Nora McCourt opened up the historic Sassi Races with a victory in Junior Sassi 3k Classical. McCourt, who skies for Farmington Area Ski Team, crossed the finish line in 11:43.8 to capture the gold. Winning the silver medal was Katharine Garcia, representing Auburn Middle School, with a time of 11:57.4. McCourt's teammate, Natalie McCarthy finished third with a time of 12:16.3.
The boys race followed the girls, and Auburn's Ellis Slover won his second race at Black Mountain, taking first place with a time of 9:26.4. Slover earlier this month captured the 3k Chisholm Challenge, and today cutnealy a minute and a half off that winning time of 10:54.8. Taking silver was Lucas Newsom on Central Maine Ski Club with a 9:53.0 time. The bronze was won by Beckett Cote, also of CMSC, who finished with a thime of 10:02.0.
JUNIOR – SASSI MEMORIAL
CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL
JANUARY 25, 2020
BLACK MOUNTAIN OF MAINE
39 GLOVER ROAD
RUMFORD, MAINE 04276
9:00 AM GIRLS
|EVENT:||3km CLASSICAL 15 second interval start|
|SEEDING:||Racers to be seeded from fastest to slowest.|
|AWARDS:||Awards will be approximately 10:30 PM. Location to be announced. Racers must be present to win the bib draws.|
|COACHES MEETING:||8:00 AM in 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.|
|COURSE MOVEMENT:||All spectators and coaches are welcome out on the course during race. Skiers must travel in the direction of the race course at all times.|
|ENTRY DEADLINE:||January 22, 2020 by 8 PM.
No change to start order on race day.
For questions, Cell: 207-357-8844 (ask for Bob)
|REGISTRATION:||Entry fee $9.00 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 8:00 AM. Please return unused bibs prior to the start of the race. $50.00 fee charged for any lost bib.|
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/jr-sassi-3k-classical-1-25-20 for race results as well.
This is a chance for Junior Skiers in grades 8 and under from across the State to come together in one great event with a course and venue prepared to a National level. Come make this event the premier event of the season.