Marshall Sprints Information

The 11th Annual Marshall Sprints will be held at the Marshall School Ski Trails on Saturday, January 21, 2017.   The Marshall Sprints this year will follow the proposed State Meet format approved by the Minnesota State Nordic Ski Coaches Association.    This event will test the format and time schedule to prove that it is an exciting and viable option for future state nordic ski meets.

Teams may enter 7 skiers of each gender in the varsity events, 5 will ski the in the pursuit event and 2 of the skiers will compete in the team sprint event.  Teams are also invited to enter an unlimited number of Jr. High and JV skiers to compete in the mass start 2.5k Jr High and mass start 5k JV  events.

Marshall Sprints Map 2017 Final

Marshall Sprints Stadium Map 2017 Final

The 11th Annual Marshall Sprints promises to be an exciting day packed full of head to head racing on the challenging and spectator friendly Marshall Nordic Ski Trails.   Are you a parent who would like to volunteer to help at the Marshall Sprints?  If so please visit http://signup.com/go/RJHXPj   to sign up to help.

Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017

Time Event Course
8:45:00 Volunteer and Coaches Meeting Chapel
9:30:00 Boys JR Mass Start 2.5
9:35:00 Girls JR Mass Start 2.5
10:00:00 Boys JV Mass Start 2.5 X 2
10:30:00 Girls JV Mass Start 2.5 X 2
11:00:00 Boys VR Pursuit 1st Leg 2.5 X 2
11:30:00 Girls VR Pursuit 1st Leg 2.5 X 2
12:15:00 Boys Team Sprint Semi-Final Heat 1 1.2
12:45:00 Boys Team Sprint Semi-Final Heat 2 1.2
13:15:00 Girls Team Sprint Semi-Final Heat 1 1.2
13:45:00 Girls Team SprintSemi-Final Heat 2 1.2
14:15:00 Boys VR Pursuit 2.5 X 2
14:45:00 Girls VR Pursuit 2.5 X 2
15:15:00 Boys Team Sprint B Final 1.2
15:35:00 Girls Team Sprint B Final 1.2
15:55:00 Boys Team Sprint A Final 1.2
16:15:00 Girls Team Sprint A Final 1.2
16:45:00 Awards

$5 per skier, checks made out to:  Marshall School, 1215 Rice Lake Road, Duluth, MN 55811Concessions will be available.

Submit your entries to Steve’s Timing before 6:00pm on Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017
http://www.boreal.org/~durfee/entry_form.htm

 

9th Annual Poster designed by Kai Salmela

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poster from 2012 Sprints