College Races at GPRA
Wednesday, February 20th!
The Alaska Anchorage Invitational 5km and 10km freestyle (skate) races will be hosted by the Mat-Su Ski Club at GPRA. 10km race at 11am, 5km at noon.
This is a Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association event; some of the best college racers in the country will be competing.
This will be the second FIS-sanctioned race held at GPRA this season. The race Technical Director may choose to close the race course to the public for a few hours; but the Pioneer Loop and the Terrain Park, as well as the bike and hiking trails, will always be open.
We need a few volunteers starting at 10:30am. Contact us if you can help.
Northern Lights Community Race Series
Wednesday Night Series continues until February 27th.
Set records, or just cruise with a bib on.
Wednesday evenings, 7pm at GPRA, $5 entry.
1.5k or 2.5 or 5k skate or classic.
The Mat-Su Ski Club offers Lessons for all levels of cross country skiers, every Saturday morning until March 9th.
Pre-register or just show up. GPRA is the usual location.
10am classic, 12 noon skate.
Sign up for adult ski lessons Remind to get a text when the location is not GPRA. This is a different Remind than the Junior Nordics Remind!
Thanks to everybody who participated in the
Mat-Su Ski for Women
You helped raise over $4300 for Alaska Family Services!
Thanks to the Rasmuson Foundation for matching Elizabeth Ripley’s $500 donation.
And thanks to Jinny Cooper for motivating us to update the Moose Range map and donating $100.
Region III High School Nordic Ski Championship Races were on February 8-9, Friday and Saturday at GRPA.
Some of the GPRA trails were closed during the races, fortunately Archangel Road and the Moose Range were both well-groomed (and busy!) alternatives.
Middle and High School Nordic Ski Races were held at GPRA on Saturday, February 16th.
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