- Event Time 7:00 am - 10:00 am
- Event Start Date December 15, 2018
Big thanks to Arapahoe Basin for hosting this event!!!
National Team qualifier results will be reviewed in detail for the Abasin Vertical and Individual as well as the Sunlight Sprint and Individual (team selection) races. Athletes earning confirmed spots on the team will be notified by an official email from the USSMA after the Sunlight races, as indicated in the 2019 World Championships selection Criteria and Guide.
“Final selections will be made after the Qualifier #2 races after which formal 2019 World Team
invitations will be sent out to those racers who have qualified. Selected racers will have 1 week to
accept their invitation. If the racer does not acknowledge and confirm their selection they will forfeit
This individual race will determine who qualifies for the USSMA Worlds Team for the “INDIVIDUAL RACE” discipline.
USSMA / ISMF Race Divisions: (male/female for each) *USSMA member / license REQUIRED.
- Cadet (U17): Reduced distance/vert category – short course
- Junior (18, 19, 20): Long course
- Espoir (21, 22, 23): Long course
- Open (21+): Long course
- Masters (45+): Long course
Recreation Divisions: (male/female for each) *No USSMA member / license needed.
- Youth (U17): Reduced distance/vert category – short course
- Adult (21+): Reduced distance/vert category – short course
TO DETERMINE YOUR RACING AGE:
For the 2018/19 season, your racing age is the age you will be on Dec 31st 2019. For example, if a kid is currently 17, but will be 18 by the end of the year, their racing age is 18 and they will need to sign up for a Junior (18,19,20) member/license.
<<< COURSE INFO >>> **Subject to change, based on weather and snow conditions.
LONG Course –
Approximately 4500 vertical feet, four boot packs, one via ferrata section, final ascent finish at top. CLICK HERE TO SEE LONG COURSE MAP.
SHORT Course –
Approximately 2500 vertical feet, four boot packs, final ascent finish at top. CLICK HERE TO SEE SHORT COURSE MAP.