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2021 Cuthy Cup Middle School Challenge Ski Race Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021, 6:00pm Pine Knob Ski Area
Attention Middle School skiers and racers:
Mark your calendars for Wednesday, Febuary 24, 2021 and plan on racing in the 18th annual Cuthy Cup, a ski race in honor of Al Cuthrell, the past ski team coach at Andover High School and Michigan’s longest serving high school ski coach. The mission of this event is to promote the sport of ski racing as Coach Cuthrell has done for many seasons, particularly to the middle school skier The Southeast Michigan Ski League (SEMSL) is hosting this middle school race. This race is open to 5th – 8th Grade students who have the need to go fast, or who just like to cruise in the gates. This is a great opportunity for any middle school skier to participate in a fun race, and to meet many of the SEMSL High School coaches who will be working this race.
Race Registration Information:
Please pre- register using the link below. You may also register on race night, inside the lodge at the ski school desk. All competitors please check in at the registration area beginning at 5:30 pm. Registration will close at 6:00pm. Race will begin at 6:30pm. You may pay with a charge card
$12.50 race entry fee $15.00 on Race Day- Cash or Check Only Purchase tickets at Pine Knob before the race Race Courses: The entire race will be conducted on Pine Knob race area. You will get (2) GS runs on skiers Left, and (2) GS runs on skier’s right. Your best run from each course will then be combined for total score.
Awards will be held outside on the patio of the main lodge . Awards will be presented in each Grade group, Grades 5-8. Questions about our race: Please call Bob Thomas at Vertical Drop Ski Shop 248-241-6509