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The KINROSS Fort Knox Town Race Series is comprised of four events open to all ages of skiers. Each event features races at increasing distances for several different age/gender groups: Grades 1-2, Grades 3-4, Grades 5-6, Grades 7-8, High School/Adult Women, and High School/Adult Men. Elementary, junior high, and high school competitors must enter through their school programs or coaches. There is no entry fee for student competitors. Adult entry fee is $10 for NSCF members, due by Wednesday at 5:00 pm preceding the race. No late entries.
Dates for the 2016-2017 KINROSS Fort Knox Town Races are as follows:
- TRS #1 NOVEMBER 19, 2016 (classic technique mass start) presented by Fairbanks Youth Sports
- TRS #2 DECEMBER 3. 2016 (classic technique sprint) presented by Fairbanks Youth Sports
- TRS #3 JANUARY 14, 2017 (free technique interval start) presented by Woolly Rhino
- TRS #4 JANUARY 28, 2017 (free technique ski cross) presented by Kendall Subaru of Fairbanks
All races are held at Birch Hill Cross-Country Ski Center
The Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks is pleased to announce that the Fifteenth Annual Flint Hills Resources Alaska Town Race Series will get underway with the Fairbanks Youth Sports Season Opener, Saturday, November 20, at 11:00am at the Jim Whisenhant Ski Trails at Birch Hill Recreation Area. The Flint Hills Resources Alaska Town Race Series provides a competitive forum for skiers of all ages beginning with pre-schoolers.
Nordic Ski Club of Fairbanks President Mike O'Brien said, "For fifteen years in a row the tremendous support of our local business community has made it possible for young people to race for free in this series. Our club would like to thank Flint Hills Resources for continuing to be the primary sponsor of this series. They and Fairbanks Youth Sports, Kendall Auto of Fairbanks, and the Woolly Rhino continue to come back year after year to make this series possible."
- Written by John Estle
- Category: Town Series