Jan 082017

Registration is now open for the Mid-Atlantic Bill Koch Festival: 



A weekend of Adirondak fun!

Saturday 2/25/17

8:00-9:30   Sign-in/Bib and Swag Pickup

9:30-9:45 Coaches/Parent Meeting

10:00 -11:30  Youth Race – Classic Technique Interval start

Noon  Lunch – Pizza will be provided for partcipants and families. Feel free to visit the Chalet for a variety of hot food choices

1:00  Tour de Ski- Treats: Ski the trails with family and friends and along the way enjoy yummy treats

1:30   Sprints: Parents,siblings and BKSL youth sprint a couple of 100 meters in paired heats. Classic or skate, your choice

2:00  Paintball Biathlon & Ski-O: short course on rifle safety and shooting, and ski-o will teach the joy and challenge of ski-orienteering, and test your map reading skills. Everyone welcome .

3:30  Awards from the morning Classic races outside of Yurt

Dinner: Please dine in town at one of the many restaurants in Old Forge, Inlet and Thendara. All restaurants are family friendly and offer children menus.

**For area lodging info and a McCauley Mountain Web Cam, visit   www.oldforgeny.com


8:30-9:30 Bib Pickup

9:30-9:45 Coaches/Parent Meeting

10-11:30  Youth Race – Skate

11:00   Fun Nordic Slalom

Noon  HodgePodge Relay

Hotdogs/chips/cake will be provided beginning at noon and available during the Awards

1:30  Awards/8th Grade Graduation /Secretary Cup Winner Announced

Youth Race – Free Technique Mass start format – starting line-up is based on the previous day finish 

Hodgepodge Relay

Join or create a team for this freestyle relay. Team sign-up sheets in Yurt at bib pick-up. No team, no problem, we will get you on a team. Teams of 4 include at least one adult/older sibling and at least two BK youth who are not in the same age class. Costumed teams will receive a time credit (Costume ideas:Loggers, campers, paddlers, fishermen,hikers, anything Adirondack themed). 

Enjoy a S’mores and hot chocolate after racing each day

Check the NYSSRA Nordic web site for any updated information!


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