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Turtle River Pursuit

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February 15, 2020
8:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Turtle River Pursuit Committee
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MECCA Trails
4686 Fierick Road
Mercer, WI 54547 United States
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Cross-country pursuit ski racing is an exciting format for competitors and spectators. The Turtle River Pursuit Race in Mercer combines two disciplines of cross-country skiing – classic and freestyle – into one event. Individuals and two person teams compete for the best combined times. Saturdayā€™s racers are started on 15 second intervals. Sundayā€™s start times are determined by Saturdayā€™s results. The start and finish will be at the MECCA Chalet. Awards will be given to the top three male and female individuals, as well as the top three teams. Age-group winners will also receive awards
New this year is the Claire dā€™Loon 5K Classic Tour, a classic style race, offered on Saturday, February, 15th also at MECCA. The shorter course is designed for recreational skiers, families, and kids. The Tour is timed and awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female racers.
An awards ceremony with a post-race meal and raffles will be held at the Mercer Community Center on Sunday at 12:30pm. For information on registration, cost, activities, and times, please visit TurtleRiverPursuit.com or email info@turtleriverpursuit.com.