Mother Nature has thrown everything in her arsenal at the groomers in the final two days of preparation. Approximately 10 inches of heavy snow were noted this morning on the course. More snow is forecast!
It looks like the overall Team Title belongs to VASA but it could be a different story with the Brumbaugh Cup. But Eli Brown has already captured the Men's Title.
Kikkan Randal from the US and Canada's Devon Kershaw and Alex Harvey are in contention for the best-ever American and Canadian finishs on the Overall World Cup standings.
Vasa Ski Club Sprint results for February 28, 2012: Freestyle at Timber Ridge.
The NCAA officially announced the field for next month’s championships on Monday, with 15 CCSA skiers qualifying for nationals. Northern Michigan led the way with six NCAA berths.
Thanks to Glenn Goodman for this detailed information about the Boyne Grinder Freestyle.
The trails were blessed with 3" of heavy snow this weekend and head groomer Jim Meyer was finally able to set some nice classic tracks. More snow is in the forecast.
Based on the top individual in each masters age group, the team is selected using a modified World Cup point system over the best 2 of 2 events (the Vasa and the Gran Travers) at the NM2012.
Erin Lipp tops the junior stand for the girls, and Andrew Bruning, Ian Druand and Mark Smith fight it out in a very close race with only three seconds separating the top three finishers.
Laura Webb and Milan Baic were the fastest women and man, both up the initial climb to the top of Boyne Mountain, and across the finish line.
Finish of the Birkie Elite Women.
Finish of the Birkie Elite Men
Nothing in the calendar for the next seven days.