The American Birkebeiner is run according to the rules and regulations of the FIS and any special requirements stated in the entry form, Birch Scroll and participant race instructions. Offenses against any of these rules may lead to disqualification for current or future events and the forfeiture of any and all awards.
Friday, Feb. 21, 2014
Location: Birkie Media Cabin (corner of 63/Main St.) MAP
Race officials and the FIS Technical Delegate will conduct the meeting and provide information on:
Coaches, Team Leaders and athletes without team affiliation are encouraged to attend the meeting and will have the opportunity to ask questions.
Start: 8:00a.m. Women | 8:20a.m. Men Cable Union Airport
Est. Finish: 10:15 am Hayward Main Street
Podium Presentation: 12:00p.m. Podium - People Bank Lot
Press Conference: 12:30p.m. Inside Celebration Tent
Race Secretary will be present at the on-site registration (middle school) Thursday 1pm--9pm, and Friday from 9am--9pm.
Registration/bib pick up: HAYWARD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Thursday. Feb. 20th - 1:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 21st - 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
|Place||Prize (in US $)|
$500 Prime: Awarded to 1st skier (male & Female) at "OO" Sprint Bonus line (skate).
Tony Wise Award: $2,500 will be awarded to the top American male and female in the skate race.
Must hold active FIS liscense to win prize money
NOTE: Elite Wave Skiers will be monitored for Commercial Marking Regulation compliance. To be eligible for the podium and prize money, uniforms must be in compliance with the FIS Commercial Marking Regulations Policy. Please go to the following web site address for detailed information. (Click for Complete info)
Testing for banned substances by the US Anti-Doping Agency staff is possible immediately after the finish.