EVENT INFO

LIVE RESULTS HERE

LIVE STREAMING HERE

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COMPETITION INSTRUCTIONS

Competition instructions will be found HERE.

Note! In 100 km race it is allowed to change skis only once (after classic style 50 km).

ADDRESS OF THE COMPETITION CENTRE:

Vuokatti Sports Institute, Opistontie 1, 88610 Vuokatti

Arrival to Vuokatti HERE.

DISTANCES AND STYLES

20 KM free or classic

30 KM free or classic

50 KM free or classic

100 KM Pursuit of Kainuu (50 KM C + 50 KM F)

*100 km is the longest pursuit in the world. Take all out of the Vuokatti hills by skiing 50 km route twice (first round by classical technique and second round by free technique.

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Vuokatti Hiihto is part of Euroloppet serie.

Read more here.

DAILY PROGRAM

 

Fri 15.3. 2019 Time Notice
13.00 – 20.00 Event office open in Vuokatti Hall
11.00 – 20.00 Intersport shop open in the event centre
14.00 – 20.00 START waxing service open in the event centre
 Sat 16.3. 2019 Time Notice
6.30 – 18.00 Event office open in Vuokatti Hall
6.30 – 16.00 Intersport shop open in the event centre
6.00 – 12.00 START waxing service open in the event centre
100 km (c+f) 8.00 100 km: First  50km Classic style and the second 50km Freestyle
50 km (c) 8.00
30 km (c) 9.15
30 km (f) 9.45
50 km (f) 10.15
20 km (c & f) 12:30
13.30 Prize giving ceremony (30km, 50km + lottery prices)
16.00 Prize giving ceremony 100km

PRELIMINARY TIMETABLE

Friday 15.3.2019

  • From 13:00 til 20:00: Competition office open at the Vuokatti hall
  • From 14:00 til 20:00: Ski waxing services opened in the Vuokatti hall
  • 11:00-20:00: Intersport Piipponen shop opened in the Vuokatti hall

Saturday 16.3.2019

  • 6:30 – 18:00: Competition office opened in the Vuokatti Hall
  • 6:00-12:oo : Ski waxing services opened in the Vuokatti Hall
  • 6:30-16:00: Intersport Piipponen shop opened in the Vuokatti Hall
  • 11:00 am: The restaurant opens in the Vuokatti Hall
  • 13:30: Price giving ceremonies at the Vuokatti Hall (30km and 50km)
  • 16:00: Price giving ceremony at the Vuokatti Hall (100km)

ROUTE MAPS AND PROFILES

Tracks near the competition center. (jpg-file)*

Note! Examine the map beforehand and check the skiing route before you take off for the race on Friday.

20 km route map and profile

30 km route map and profile

50 km / 100 km route map and profile

Competition center map (.jpg-file) 

SERVICE POINTS

50km – 5 service points – more information HERE

30km – 3 service points – more information HERE

20km – 2 service points – more information HERE

The service points offer juice, sports drinks, water, pickles, raisins and many other things. The variety of the products depends on the particular service point. For the skier´s who participate in the 100km discipline, there is also a skiing booth with service racks. There will be changing rooms and maintenance equipment present. In addition to this, the participants for this discipline also have their own changing rooms next to the finish area.

WAXING SERVICES

The waxing service is provided by START

Opening times: Fri 15.3. klo 14.00-20.00, Sat 16.3. klo 06.00-12.00

Waxing price list:

Product Price
Grip waxing 15 €
Grip tape 15 €
Glide waxing Base wax + Start ultra gel 20 €
Grip waxing + glide waxing Gripwax + basewax + Start ultra gel 30 €
High fluor glidewaxing Base wax + glide wax + Start HFXT-High Fluor Gel 50 €
High fluor glide- and gripwaxing HF-gripwax + basewax + Glide wax + Start HFXT Fluor Gel 60 €
Cleaning of skis 10 €

TIMETABLE

PRIZES

The three fastest men and women of every race (30km c, 30km f, 50km c, 50km f and 100 km) will be awarded with gift cards. Results will be published also by age categories (M, W, M40, W40, M50, W50, M60 and W60).

The main categories in Vuokatti Hiihto are M/ W 50 km freestyle. On those categories prize money will be  awarded for 3 best skiers as follows:

1 st place – 700 €

2nd place – 400 €

3rd place – 200 €

Timetable:

30km, 50km and lottery prizes – at 13.30 in Vuokattihall

100km – at 16.00 in Vuokattihall

 

TRACK AND WEATHER CONDITIONS

Vuokatti XC-Skiing tracks condition (online)

Vuokatti weather condition

Vuokatti weather camera (road Sotkamontie)