Ski Challenge News                                                       February 6, 2019

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Buck Hill Tuesday 
Double Header on Tuesday, February 12
Race time will be 1/2 hour earlier - 7 pm - 6:30 pm inspection

Wild Mountain Wednesday -
Week 7 on Wednesday, February 27
Normal race time 7:30 pm - 7 pm inspection

Buck Hill Wednesday DAY -
Double Header on Wednesday, February 13
Race time will be 1/2 hour earlier - 1 pm - 12:30 pm inspection

Buck Hill Wednesday PM -
Double Header on Wednesday, February 13
Race time will be 1/2 hour earlier - 7 pm - 6:30 pm inspection

Buck Hill Thursday - 
Double Header on Thursday, February 14
Race time will be 1/2 hour earlier - 7 pm - 6:30 pm inspection

We understand that this may not work for everyone and we apologize that this is our only option.  If you can't quite make the earlier start times, just get there when you can and we will do everything we can to get your runs in.

Click here to see how a DOUBLE HEADER RACE works.

Wild Mountain Wednesday League tonight, February 6 will be
 held on Expressway due to the
High School Sections race being held on Wild all day.
Upcoming Events

No Buck Hill Sunday AM League Sunday, February 10
Padraig's Ski Race Benefit Saturday, February 23
Ski Challenge Championships at Giants Ridge Friday - Sunday, March 1 - 3
Midwest Masters Spring Fling - Spirit Mountain Saturday - Sunday, March 9-10
NASTAR Nationals April 3 - 7 

Padraig's Place Ski Race Benefit - Registration NOW Open

Padraig's Place is hosting the 11th Annual Ski Race Benefit on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Buck Hill. Skiers and non-skiers are welcome to join in for a fun evening of ski racing, and a chance to honor Padraig's Place participants, donors and supporters.

Race info is as follows:

Racer Check in: 3:30 PM - Buck Hill Event Center
Course Inspection: 5:00
Race Start: 5:30
Apres Ski Party to Follow Race
Registration is now open online on the Ski Challenge website.

Space is limited to 12 teams for this event, so get your registration soon!

Championships at Giants Ridge

Championships are Friday - Sunday, March 1, 2, 3.  Practice Clinic and Ski Challenge Open Team Race will be on Friday.Team racing will be held on Saturday and Sunday.  King & Queen of the Hel will be on Saturday.  

Registrations forms will be provided at your league races starting February 8.  Online registration will open on February 7.


Friday, March 1   Event Time
Practice Innsbruck / Helsinki 11 am - 1 pm
Ski Challenge Open Innsbruck 2:30 pm
Ski Challenge Open Awards Burnt Onion 5:30 pm

Saturday, March 2   Event Time
Div 1  Innsbruck 10 am
Div 5  Innsbruck 12 pm
King & Queen of the Hel  Helsinki 1:30 pm
Div 3  Innsbruck 2:30 pm
King & Queen of the Hel Awards Burnt Onion Bar 5:30 pm

Sunday, March 3
Event Time
Div 6  Innsbruck 10 am
Div 2  Innsbruck 12 pm
Div 4 Innsbruck 1:30 pm

Divisions will determined this Friday, February 8.

Get your Lodging Lined up for Giants Ridge!

Championships at Giants Ridge are March 1, 2, 3.  Get your rooms reserved before they run out!

The Lodge at Giants Ridge - 877-442-6877

Reservations need to be made by February 16, 2019 in order to get these rates.
You must say you are with The Ski Challenge Block to get rates.  

The Villas - 800-843-7434

Click below for more info and links to more lodging choices





Ski Challenge Gear

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Garage Sale

Looking for some new, used gear?
Check out our Garage Sale. Go online to:
to see what's up. 

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