EVENT INFO

ADDRESS OF THE EVENT CENTRE

Opistontie 1, 88610 Vuokatti, Finland

DISTANCES

10km free/classic

30km free/classic

50km free/classic

100km (50km classic + 50km free)

VUOKATTI HIIHTO PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE

Fri 4.3. 2022 Time Notice
11.00 – 20.00 Event office open in Vuokatti Hall
11.00 – 20.00 Intersport shop open in the event centre
12.00 – 20.00 START waxing service open in the event centre
Sat 5.3. 2022 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

ROUTE MAPS AND PROFILES

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

10km route map

30 km route map and profile

50 km / 100 km route map and profile

Other maps:

Stadion

Alamaasto

SERVICE POINTS

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.

100km skiers use the same service points with 50km skiers.

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 skiers who participate in the 100km, there are also a skiing booth with service racks at the stadium area. There will be changing rooms and toilets nearby if needed.

WAXING SERVICES

The waxing service is provided by START

Opening times: Fri 4.3. klo 12.00-20.00, Sat 5.3. klo 06.00-12.00

Waxing price list will be updated here later.

PRIZES

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 €

Timetable:

30km, 50km and lottery prizes – at 13.30 in Vuokatti Hall

100km – at 16.00 in Vuokatti Hall

TRACK AND WEATHER CONDITIONS

Vuokatti XC-Skiing tracks condition (online)

Vuokatti weather condition

Vuokatti weather camera (road Sotkamontie)

SAFETY

  • Participate only if you are healthy
  • Avoid physical contact and maintain adequate safety distances to other people
  • If the mask recommendation is valid, staff will wear face masks or visors. In this case, we also recommend participants wear face masks when a safety distance cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands and use hand disinfectant
  • Cough and sneeze properly
  • Download the Covid-19 mobile application (shows possible exposure to the virus) to your phone and keep it active throughout the event
  • At service points, drinking and eating will be pre-dispensed
  • In the event restaurant, soup lunch will be pre-dispensed
  • We will update our participant guidelines in accordance with the guidelines, recommendations and regulations issued by the health authorities