2017 Base Lodge Clinic -- Sportsman & Ski Haus
USSA ND Qualifier Series

Whitefish Mountain Resort
January 13 - 16, 2017

Event:

2 Slaloms and 2 Giant Slaloms
Ladies and Men (U14, U16, U18, U21 & Sr)

Entries & Deadline:

Friday, January 6, 11:59 PM
$36 per event
Enter Online at http://www.ussa.org, "Athlete Event Registration".  
Late entries:  Add $10 per race.
Athletes whose USSA membership is not current at entry deadline will be considered late.

Lift Tickets:

$40 per day, competitor rate.
Purchased directly by coach at Race Headquarters, 2nd floor Events Building, (adjacent to Ed & Mullyís cafeteria building), 7:00-8:30AM Friday.  
(Junior left tickets $33 for 12 year olds.  Aski for direction.)
Coaches must have current USSA Alpine Coaches Membership in order to receive complementary lift tickets.  Coaches whose status is "pending" will not be considered.

WMR Release:

All athletes MUST have a signed release form submitted by coach at registration.  Late releases will be considered late entries.

Bib Deposit:

$50.00 per team
Payable by check only at registration

$25.00 per individual
Payable by check only at registration.

Officials:

Chief of Race:  Tim Hinderman, Tim.Hinderman@fvsef.org, 406-885-2730
Technical Delegate:  Wink Jordan
Race Administrator:  TBD  Email:  roy.loman@fvsef.org , 802-236-1057
Contact:  Roy Loman, roy.loman@fvsef.org , 802-236-1057

Registration:

Thursday, Jan 12, 6 - 7:00 PM, FVSEF office, 705 Wisconsin Ave, Whitefish.(adjacent to Alpine Market/ Conoco, in front of ice arena)

Team Captainís Meetings:

Thursday, Jan 12, 7:00 PM, FVSEF office, 705 Wisconsin Ave, Whitefish.
ALL COMPETITORS MUST BE REPRESENTED.

Schedule of Events:

January 13
January 14
January 15
January 16

Ladies & Men / SL#1
Ladies & Men / SL#2
Ladies & Men / GS#1
Ladies & Men / GS#2

Nice Day (formerly known as Slalom)    
Nice Day (formerly known as Slalom)    
Edís Run    
Edís Run    

10:00AM
10:00AM
10:00AM
9:30AM

Awards: Finish area, January 14 and January 16

Volunteers:

Volunteers needed, necessary, and rewarded.  Please send all volunteer inquiries to Tim Hinderman, Tim.Hinderman@fvsef.org, 406-885-2730

Parking:

Any Upper Village lots.  Birch and Cedar are pay ($10.00).  Dogwood is free.
Only park in designated areas.  Vehicles parked in Drop-Off Zones will be towed at ownerís expense.

Lodging:

The Lodge at Whitefish Lake:  
1380 Wisconsin Avenue
Whitefish, MT  59937
p: 406-863-4046, f: 406-863-4025
tf: 877-887-4026, 4046
www.lodgeatwhitefishlake.com
Flyer here about discounts.

ON MOUNTAIN

Whitefish Mountain Resort Lodging:  A variety of Condos are located at Whitefish Mountain Resort. Choose from many ski-in/ski-out with full kitchens and comfortable living rooms and heated garages for waxing.  Resort and Whitefish shuttle service available.

Please call the reservations office toll free at 1-877-SKI-FISH (754-3474) or go online at http://skiwhitefish.com/lodging/ or email at cenres@skiwhitefish.com

Reservations are made on a first-come first-serve basis and are based on availability at the resort. 

Training:

There will be space available for Slalom warm-up on Friday and Saturday morning. The available space is on ďHeaven, to the skier's right of the race hill.  Courses must be pulled by 9:30 am.  We cannot provide gates so teams will need to bring their own.  Space is limited so teams are encouraged to work together.  More information to be available at the Team Captains meeting.