ADDRESS OF THE COMPETITION CENTRE:
Vuokatti Sports Institute, Opistontie 1, 88610 Vuokatti
Arrival to Vuokatti HERE.
DISTANCES AND STYLES
10 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.
Vuokatti Hiihto is part of Euroloppet serie.
Read more here.
PRELIMINARY DAILY PROGRAM
|Fri 13.3. 2020||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 14.3. 2020||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|
|10 km (c & f)||12:30|
|13.30||Prize giving ceremony (30km, 50km + lottery prices)|
|16.00||Prize giving ceremony 100km|
- 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
- 6:30 – 18:00: Competition office opened in the Vuokatti Hall
- 6:00-12:00 : 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
Note! Examine the map beforehand and check the skiing route before you take off for the race on Friday.
50km – 5 service points – more information will be updated here later
30km – 3 service points – more information will be updated here later
10km – 1 service point – more information will be updated here later
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.
The waxing service is provided by START
Opening times: Fri 13.3. klo 12.00-20.00, Sat 14.3. klo 06.00-12.00
Waxing price list: HERE (PDF file)
Attention! When reserved in advance together with the registration, 20% discount on waxing prices will be offered.
The three fastest men and women of every race (30km c, 30km f, 30km f U18, 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 €
30km, 50km and lottery prizes – at 13.30 in Vuokattihall
100km – at 16.00 in Vuokattihall