Turtle River Pursuit

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Joe's Schack Rd - Mercer, WI 54547
Information: 715-600-1196

Pursuit racing is an exciting format for competitors and spectators. The Turtle River Pursuit combines classic and freestyle cross-country skiing in one event. Individuals and two person teams compete for the best combined times.  Saturday’s racers are started on 15 second intervals.  Sunday’s start times are determined by Saturday’s results.  The start and finish will be at the MECCA Chalet. Awards will be given to the top three male and female individuals, as well as the top three teams. Age-group winners will also receive awards New this year is the Claire d’Loon 5K Classic Tour, a classic style race, offered on Saturday also at MECCA. The shorter course is designed for recreational skiers, families, and kids. The Tour is timed and awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female racers. An awards ceremony with a post-race meal and raffles will be held at the Mercer Community Center on Sunday at 12:30pm.   For information on registration, cost, activities, and times, please visit us online or email us.

  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Groomed
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Hilly
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Ski Skating
    • Yes
  • Shelter
    • Yes
  • Toilets
    • Yes

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