Marmot’s Revenge

March 16 & 17, 2019

Marmot’s Revenge

Marmot Basin Resort, Jasper Alberta

Website: Marmot Basin Website

RegistrationZone 4 Registration – Marmot 2019

Required Equipment

Any questions and volunteer info – please email Alex: alex@stiedacycling.com

 

The Marmot’s Revenge Skimo race will be held at Marmot Basin Ski Resort on March 16 and 17, 2019 over the Saint Patrick’s Day weekend.

 

Key Registration Dates: – Junior registration is steeply discounted.
January 14, 2019 – early bird Adult registration
February 14, 2019 – Adult registration increases by $10 per event, cut off date for Hotel Deal
March 14, 2019 – Adult registration increases by additional $10 per event
March 16, 2019 (07:00) – Registration closed

 

For Marmot’s Revenge 2019, we will follow a unique ‘handicapping’ format to arrive at an overall winner. We will use a handicap system to provide a level playing field for all participants regardless of the weight of your skis, boots and skins. We will take into account:
– Racer age
– Racer gender
– Weight of skis, boots & skins
– Bonus for wearing green!

 

Plan to Book Your Hotel Room in Advance – We are receiving a very special rate from Mountain Park Lodges at the Chateau Jasper:
Call their reservations line at 1.888.852.7737
Booking Number: 268789
Group Name: “Skimo”
Cut off date to get the special rate must book by: February 14, 2019
Dates the rates are valid: March 14, 15, & 16
Standard Rooms: 2 queen beds
Rate: $133 plus tax
Race Details
Friday, March 15
7-9PM: Race Registration, Chateau Jasper Hotel lobby, 96 Geikie St, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0
Saturday, March 16
7-7:45AM: Race registration onsite at Lower Lodge, Marmot Basin
10AM: Individual race – 2 courses, Short and Long: Junior, Adult and Masters categories
Sunday, March 17
9AM: Vertical race – 2 courses, Short and Long: Junior, Adult and Masters categories

 

Individual Race Timeline for Saturday, March 16, 2019
07:00 – 08:00 Assemble at Lower Chalet, Marmot Basin. Park at one of the upper parking lots, ski down to Lower Chalet with your day bag. Waiver completions, gear weigh-in (skis, boots, skins), racer/volunteer lift tickets. Wear green for an extra bonus!!
07:45 Registration closes for all racers.
08:00 – 08:15 Individual race start lists
08:15 Individual race tech briefing, main floor Lower Chalet
08:30 All racers upload to Mid-Mountain Lodge and store day bags upstairs at Mid-Mountain Lodge (this will be the start & finish area)
08:30 Volunteers upload with start lists and upload chairs to their stations
09:45 Racers to start corral, beacon check
10:00 Long & Short course race start with running lap around Mid-Mountain Lodge
14:00 Last racer finish at Mid-Mountain Lodge
15:00 Draft results posted/appeals
15:00 Lunch Box provided at Mid-Mountain Lodge and awards ceremony
19:00 Evening in Jasper

 

 

Vertical Race Timeline for Sunday, March 17, 2019 (St. Patrick’s Day!)
07:00 – 08:00 Assemble at Lower Chalet, Marmot Basin. Park at one of the upper parking lots, ski down to Lower Chalet with your day bag. Waiver completions, gear weigh-in (skis, boots, skins) racer/volunteer lift tickets. Wear green for an extra bonus!!
07:45 Registration closes for all racers.
08:00 – 08:15 Vertical race start lists
08:15 Vertical race tech briefing, main floor Lower Chalet
08:30 Load small warm clothing change bags for transfer to finish close to top of mountain
08:30 Volunteers upload with start lists and upload to their stations
08:45 Racers to start corral, beacon check
08:45 Short course racers upload to Mid-Mountain for their start
09:00 Long course vertical race start at Lower Chalet
09:30 Short course vertical race start at Mid-mountain Chalet
11:00 Last racer finish – After finish, racers change to warm clothes & ski down to Mid-Mountain Chalet for results and awards.
11:30 Draft results posted/appeals
12:00 Awards ceremony at Mid-Mountain Chalet

See you there!