Whitefish Mountain Resort Race Team
RACE ANNOUNCEMENT (Revised)
2014 Sportsman & Ski Haus -- Base Lodge Clinic USSA ND Qualifiers




2 SL January 17, GS January 18 & 19, 2014

Location:

Whitefish Mountain Resort

Entries:

$34 per event
(Anyone on start list and paid entry fee in Red Lodge for the postponed SL  is considered “Paid” for the re-scheduled SL in Whitefish, if intent received by entry deadline)

Send Entries To:

Email:  David Morris, Race Administrator 
dmmorris@gmail.com

Contact:

Roy Loman,  WMRT/FVSEF
(406) 862-2912 or (802) 236-1047

Entry Deadline:

Friday,  January 10, 2014 at 5:00 PM.  Late entries add $10.00 per event.

Required Information:

USSA Team Entry Form:  Include the following for each athlete:

  • Name
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth
  • USSA License #

List men and women separately.  Include the name of each coach and his/her USSA license number. Teams with 5 or fewer athletes attending will receive one coach’s ticket.  Teams with 6 or more will receive up to two coaches’ tickets. To receive a coach’s ticket, coaches must be current licensed USSA coaches and be a regular member of the team's coaching staff.  Coaches' names and USSA numbers must be included with each team’s official entry form prior to the entry deadline.  Athletes whose USSA membership is not current at entry deadline will be considered late.  Exceptions to this will be considered only when/if submitted accompanying the team’s official entry form.

ALL ATHLETES MUST HAVE A SIGNED WHITEFISH MOUNTAIN RESORT RELEASE FORM

COACHES MUST BRING FORMS FOR ALL ATHLETES TO REGISTRATION.

Events:

2SL Friday, January 17, 2014
Single Gate SL

GS Saturday, January 18, 2014
GS Sunday, January 19, 2014
Single Gate GS

Class:

Men & Women – U-16, U-18, U-21, Adult

Registration:

Thursday, January 16, 2014 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. – FVSEF Office, 705 Wisconsin Ave. Whitefish (Next to Alpine Market, in front of Stumptown Ice Den)

Bib Deposit:

$50.00 per team
Payable by check only

$25.00 per individual
Payable by check only

Lift Tickets:

$39 per day, discounted rate.
Purchased directly by coach at Race Headquarters, 2nd floor Events Building, (adjacent to Ed & Mully’s cafeteria building), 7:00-8:30AM Friday

Mandatory Team Captain’s Meetings:

7:00 PM Thursday January 16
5:00 PM Friday January 17
5:00 PM Saturday January 18
FVSEF Office, 705 Wisconsin Ave. Whitefish (Next to Alpine Market)

Officials:

Chief of Race:  John Steitz, John.Steitz@gmail.com, 406-270-4768
TD:  Craig Krueger
RA:  David Morris, dmmorris@gmail.com

Lift Opens
(Chair 2):

8:00 a.m. for Jury and Workers; 8:30 a.m. for Athletes
Athletes MUST remain on ONLY the race venue until 9:00 AM.

Start Time:

9:30 a.m. Friday, Slalom
10:00 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Ed's Run

Disqualifications:

Disqualifications will be posted on the scoreboard near the finish arena.  Protests must be presented within 15 minutes of posting.  Protest Fee: $50, cash only.

Volunteers:

Please send all volunteer inquiries to John Steitz, John.Steitz@gmail.com, 406-270-4768
A free ticket is available for use on another day.  

Awards:

Awards for Friday and Saturday 45 minutes after Saturday Race at Race Scoreboard.
Sunday Awards 45 min after Sunday Slalom at Race Scoreboard.

Parking:

Any Upper Village lots.  Birch and Cedar are pay ($10.00).  Dogwood is free.
Only park in designated areas.  Vehicles parked in Drop-Off Zones will be towed at owner’s expense.

Lodging:

The Lodge at Whitefish Lake:  
1380 Wisconsin Avenue
Whitefish, MT  59937
p: 406-863-4046, f: 406-863-4025
tf: 877-887-4026, 4046
www.lodgeatwhitefishlake.com

ON MOUNTAIN

Whitefish Mountain Resort Lodging:  A variety of Condos are located at Whitefish Mountain Resort. Choose from many ski-in/ski-out with full kitchens and comfortable living rooms and heated garages for waxing.  Resort and Whitefish shuttle service available.  To make reservations for your stay at Whitefish Mountain Resort:

Please call the reservations office toll free at 1-877-SKI-FISH (754-3474) or go online at http://skiwhitefish.com/winter_lodging.php or email at cenres@skiwhitefish.com

Reservations are made on a first-come first-serve basis and are based on availability at the resort.