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Friday March 13, 2015 at 8:00 AM MDT
Sunday March 15, 2015 at 4:00 PM MDT

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Sunlight Mountain Resort
10901 Co Rd 117
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

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Linda Hobbs
US Telemark Ski Association

2015 US Telemark National Championships 

The 2015 US Telemark National Championships will be held at Sunlight Mountain Resort near Glenwood Springs, Colorado.

No Experience is necessary.  We have race categories for everyone. 

  • Junior 2 - age 13 and younger (as of 12/31/14)
  • Junior 1 - ages 14-17 (as of 12/31/14)
  • Citizen - ages 18 and older, including for fun
  • Expert - all ages, must have a USTSA Competitive Membership to enter this divison

The schedule for the weekend is: 

Friday, March 13 -  Sprint  (2 runs with combined time).  Includes GS gates  a Nordic style jump, a 360 degree banked turn and a Nordic Skate to the finish.

Saturday, March 14 - Parallel Sprint - This is the exciting new head-to-head competition event that you've seen in videos on the USTSA website.  We will start the day with a qualifing run(s).  Then the top 32 or 16 men and 8 or 4 women (depending on number of competitors) will race head to head in the finals. 

Saturday, March 14 - Annual Membership Meeting at 5:00 pm in the Lodge

Saturday, March 14 - Banquet - 6:00 pm in the Lodge.  $33 includes tip.  Bring your family and enjoy this relaxed time with old and new telemark friends.

Sunday, March 15 - TWO Classic Races - one run each (2 runs total)- Includes GS gates, a Nordic style jump, a 360 degree banked turn and a Nordic Skate to the finish.  This race is considerably longer than the Sprint Classic. 

See Detailed Preliminary Schedule


We have a group rate at the Best Western Antler in Glenwood Springs.

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Additional Information:

  • Helmets are required and for racers.  If you are racing in the Expert Division the helmets MUST have hard ear coverings.
  • Nordic style skate poles are recommended for all events.
  • USTSA points will be calculated for Competitive and Junior members.  This will NOT be a FIS race.
  • Waiver Forms will be required to compete They must include the competitors signature, or a parent's signature if the competitor is under 18 years of age.  It will help the registration process if you print these waivers and have them completed when you arrive at check-in/registration.

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED EACH DAY - If you have family or friends attending the races with you, please ask them to volunteer.  No experience is necessary, we will train the volunteers.  A lift ticket will be provided for the day.  We are using Volunteer Spot for volunteer sign ups.   Click Here to Volunteer


For more information, including a detailed schedule, check the Events Calendar on our website or our Facebook page