Dynafit Heathen Challenge at Sunlight Mt

Saturday, January 16, 2016 8:00 AM (GMT-7)

Event info
Sport: Ski mountaineering
Location: Glenwood Springs, CO, United States
Registrations: 106
Registration closes: Saturday, January 16, 2016 8:00 AM (GMT-7)
Organized by: COSMIC Ski Mountaineering Series
Event website: www.cosmicski.com
Event notes
The 2016 Dynafit Heathen Challenge at Sunlight Mt. Resort is Saturday, January 16th.

As always the Heathen challenge (snow permitting) strives to incorporate backcountry skiing and skinning into a ski mountaineering race.

This year we hope to put ever more of the course in the backcountry surrounding Sunlight Mt. For “non-elite” racers you’ve nothing to worry about; if you’re an expert skier and can perform a kick-turn on a steep slope you’ll have a great day of backcountry ski racing. The Sport course is always a great option (and recommended) for first-timers.

Sunlight Mt. will be hosting demo equipment from Dynafit and other brands all day from the base area.

– Friday bib # pickup will be at
Cripple Creek Backcountry from 5-7pm.

– 8 AM START, late registration, number pick-up in Sunlight Mt. base lodge from 6:30 am.

– The RECREATION course will be approximately 2,500 ft., the RACE COURSE 4,500+.

-- This race will feature a Le Mans style start!!!

Check out this Vintage video from 2011!

Check out the video from the 2015 Race!!!

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