WSSF World Snowshoe Championships

Feb 25, 2017 at 11:00 AM

WSSF World Snowshoe Championships

Main Street

Saranac Lake NY, 12983

USA

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Entry Fee $50
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no

Distance(s):

  • 10K
  • 5K

Type: Snowshoe

Participant Limit: 500

Starting Elevation: 900

High Point: 1800

Description: The World Snowshoe Federation will present its' 10th annual 2017 World Snowshoe Championships in the USA for the first-time ever. Saranac Lake, NY, in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains, will play host to the globe's finest winter endurance athletes. Junior aged athletes who do not turn 20 years of age in 2017, will compete over a 5km course. Senior athletes, ages 20+ as of 12/31/17, will compete over a 10km course. There is also a Citizen's 5km Run/Walk event open to all. All these events are "open" events that do not require pre-qualifying or any memberships. Snowshoe manufacturers will be on hand with nearly 100 pairs of loaners snowshoes. So, participants do not need to even own their own pair. Come and explore the fun and fitness of snowshoeing in the beautiful Adirondacks. Awards will be presented in all age groups for all events. Come participate in the Parade of Nations and Opening Ceremonies, The post race Awards Banquet and Closing Ceremonies, event entertainment and assorted ancillary events. 2010 event in Vancouver, Canada, 2016 in Vezza d'Oglio, Italy

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Held on Feb 25, 2017

Held on Feb 11, 2011

Held on Feb 27, 2010

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