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Race Venue: Ridgeline Outdoor Collective ("ROC") @ Brandon Gap VT

IMPORTANT LINKS:
Weather Forecast & Hourly Weather Graph
Trail NetworkLodging
Driving Directions: Trailhead (min 2 racers/vehicle) or Shuttle / Carpool Lots West & East
Race Rules & Course Flagging (read & heed!)
Email List (join for race updates)
USSMA Register (either season-long membership or single-day license)
Requirements for Vax & Mask
On-line registration [url pending] (open until 9:15 morning of the race, but no on-site cell service)
On-line pre-race briefing [url pending] (to be updated periodically until ~5pm Fr)

2021-22 Schedule [cancelled b/c of logging operation]:
9:30 = Start.
1:00 = Cut-off for finish timing & ski patrol support.
1:30 = Results, w/ prizes & schwag for all @ trailhead tent.
  • This backcountry ski race is entirely self-supported (no aid stations).
  • Ski patrollers are on duty, but far longer response & extrication times than resort.
  • Closest reliable cell reception = top of course & on highway ~1 mi west of trailhead.
  • Racer trailhead parking min 2 people / vehicle; other racers must park at shuttle locations.
Full Competitive Course = initial skin approach then 3 cycles of multiple-ascent/descent circuit as shown below in topo, table, trails (course flagging colors & rules here).
Shorter Recreational Course = up to 3 cycles of circuit skipping bootpack segment.

[Click in top right of map below to open in CalTopo for detailed course data.]