The NENSA Rollerski Series kicks off next weekend with a 10km hill climb in Chittenden, Vermont.
The three race series also includes two races on the Ethan Allen Firing Range rollerski track in Jericho, Vermont.
July 13, 2008- Climb to Mountain Top
10K all uphill Freestyle
Registration is now open for the first race. To register and view the course profile please visit http://www.nensa.net/v2series/
August 9, 2008 – Jericho, Part 1
(on rollerski loop)
September 6, 2008 – Ethan Allen Range Roll
(on rollerski loop)
â€¢ All events are freestyle technique. Skating will be preferred by most competitors, but classic technique and classic skis are allowed.
â€¢ Competitors may use their own skis, and will be eligible for prizes; however, the official results will first rank those with the series-provided skis followed by those on their own skis. Ski type will be noted in results from each event.
â€¢ V2 850 skis mounted with the appropriate bindings will be made available to the top-ranked pre-registered athletes. Ranking is determined by best single FIS, USSA, or NENSA points race during the 2007-2008 season. Athletes without points may petition to firstname.lastname@example.org.
â€¢ Pre-registration deadline is noon on Thursday before each event. Race in 2 out of 3 races and get a free t-shirt with series and sponsor logos
â€¢ Registration is $15 per race or $40 for the series through NENSA.net. Day of race registration is allowed for each race at $25.
â€¢ Overall male and female Top 3 prizes from series sponsors.
â€¢ 1 set of V2 850’s will be raffled at the end of the series. Your name goes in the hat one time for each race entered.
FasterSkier coverage of last year's series:
Freeman defeats Johnson in first event in NENSA roller-ski series
Johnson and Van Genechten Win 2nd Race in NENSA Roller-ski series
Johnson, Wonsavage victorious in NENSA roller-ski race
NENSA Roller Ski Race – Men's video
NENSA Roller Ski Race – Women's video
2007 Series winner Andrew Johnson racing in the Climb to Mountain Top last year