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The Michigan Cup
Cross Country Ski Racing Series

More than 20 Michigan Cup races are scheduled from October through March throughout Michigan at many different XC ski resorts and trails. Skiers can race a variety of distances and races of varying difficulty, with a mix of interval and mass starts. All ages and abilities are welcome.

The Michigan Cup is for all levels of cross country skiers

A little nervous?

You don't have to be an expert skier to race the Michigan Cup. We even have a "Fun Series" of easier, shorter races.

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The Michigan Cup is a cross country ski race series for all age groups, kids to oldsters

All ages

We have skiers from age 7 to over 80 years old. Age is not a barrier to having fun or challenging yourself.

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The Michigan Cup has both hard and easy cross country ski races

But if you're good...

We also have long hard hilly technical races for the experienced skier looking for a big challenge.

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Teams make it happen.
Go Team Go!

You don't have to be on a team to race in a Michigan Cup, but it's a lot more fun to be cheered on by your comrades! There are teams throughout the Michigan's Lower Peninsula. Race for yourself, race for your team. Find a team.



A race for everyone.
See for yourself.

Long races, short races, hard races, easy races, classic races, skate races, flat races, hilly races, mass starts, intervals starts, team relays and time trials. We have them all! Find a race.

Strive to be better.
We'll help you ski better

Learn from your teammates...and from other teams. We're actually a friendly bunch of people, happy to help you be a better skier.


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