January 14-15 2023

Schedule of Events

January 13
          4:00pm - 8:00pm ~ Sign-Up at the Ouray Elks Lodge #492 ~
All Competitors MUST Attend

January 14
          9:00am ~
Mandatory Competitor Meeting on the track
          10:00am ~ San Juan Skijoring ~ Novice, Snowboard Lite, Sport, Junior, Switch-a-Roo, Open Snowboard
          3:00pm ~ Open (Pro) Ski with Gap Jump
          6:00pm ~ Dinner and Daily Awards at 4-H Event Center
          6:30pm ~ Auction at 4-H Event Center
          9:00pm ~ Wynn Williams Concert at 4-H Event Center

January 14

          9:00am ~ Mandatory Competitor Meeting on the track
          10:00am ~ San Juan Skijoring ~ Novice, Snowboard Lite, Sport, Junior, Switch-a-Roo, Open Snowboard
          3:00pm ~ Open (Pro) Ski with Gap Jump

          6:30pm ~ Awards Ceremony at the Ouray Elks Lodge #492

2023 Competitor Information

Online sign-up will open December 1 and close at 12:00 am on January 12. In person sign-up will open at 4:00 pm on Friday January 13, 2023 at the Ouray Elks Lodge #492 and close at 8:00 pm. If you are still looking for a Skier or Rider please come down and see if you can find a team-mate.  Multiple teams are always created at Friday night sign-up. 

All competitors must attend in-person sign-up on Friday night to sign waivers, pay, and receive admission pass to the event. 

Skiers/Boarders CANNOT enter for more than 4 runs per day regardless of Division! (Switch-a-Roo entry is not included in the 4 run count.)

Horses CANNOT split divisions and can only run 2 times per day, with the exception of Switch-a-Roo and Junior Divisions.

 
Junior Division  -  Free (Both Rider and Skier must be under 13 years of age to be eligible for awards)

Novice Division  -  $100 - Match/Draw (Skiers limited to 1 match entry and will receive one draw run)
          -Capped at 20 Match teams (Total of 40 runs)


Snowboard Lite - $100 - Match/Draw (Boarders limited to 1 match entry and will receive one draw run)
          -Capped at 15 Match teams (Total of 30 runs)


Switch-a-Roo Division - $100 Single Match -Skier and Rider must switch spots each day ( 2 entry limit)

Sport Division  -  $100 Single Match (Skiers limited to 3 runs)
          -Capped at 50 Match teams


Open (Pro) Snowboard - $150 - Single Match (Boarders limited to 4 runs)

Open (Pro) Ski  -  $150 Single Match (Skiers limited to 4 runs)


*** Additional space may be available at Friday Night Sigh-up in "Capped Divisions" after team verification. This will be 1st come, 1st serve.***

**CLOSES AT 12:00AM ON JANUARY 12, 2023**

Division Formats

All teams in the Junior division will follow the match format. We will work to ensure that every interested Junior competitor gets a chance to compete. Junior times will be calculated to include obstacles and gates. Both team members must be 13 years of age or younger to be eligible for awards.

All teams in the Novice and Snowboard Lite Divisions will follow the 1 Match, 1 Draw format.  For every Match team entered there will also be a Draw team created. Entry Fee includes both runs  Draw teams will remain the same throughout the weekend.  Teams that choose not to compete in the draw cannot match for a second run in the Novice or Snowboard Lite.

Switch-a-Roo Division: Rider and Skier/Boarder will switch positions from Saturday to Sunday but must use the same horse. Switch-a-Roo will be single match format.

All teams in the Sport, Open Snowboard, Open Ski Divisions will follow the single Match format. Skiers and riders must have a complete team to sign up.  All teams will run the track one time both Saturday and Sunday.  Sport Skiers may only enter 3 times and Snowboarders and Open Skiers may only enter 4 times.  

Click HERE for a complete list of our Rules and Regulations.


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