26th Annual Apple Cup Invitational
Dates: January 26th & 27th, 2019
Events: Giant Slalom Saturday, Giant Slalom Sunday. Race Run – Skookum, accessed by taking Chair 3 or Chair 4.
Ages: U6, U8, U10, U12, U14
Registration: 7:30 am to 8:30 am each morning prior to the race. Upper level of the Hampton Lodge.
Bibs: Issued in team packets to a coach/parent. Bibs will be collected at the finish line after the 2nd run each day. Those not taking a 2nd run may leave their bibs at the scoreboard after the 1st run. U6 & U8 racers receive 1 race run and 1 optional training run each day; U10 & older receive 2 runs each day, regardless of their 1st run results. Those who DSQ or DNF the 1st run will not be included in the overall results for the day.
Race Registration: Enter on line at www.mrst.us.
Entry Deadline: Friday Jan. 18th (entries received). $10.00 late fee for entries received after that date. Late entries will run at the end of the field. Absolutely NO phone, FAX, or e-mail entries accepted. NO Day of Race Entries Accepted.
Cost: $45.00 for 1 day, or $65.00 for 2 days. Entries received without payment will be considered late entries.
Lifts: $45.00 for competitors 10 & older; 9 and under $10, purchase at Mission Ridge Ticket Office, open at 7:30am for competitors and 8:00am for parents. All competitors must purchase a competitor ticket, no other discounts apply. Checks, cash, or credit card accepted.
Bib Deposit: $50 charge for lost or damaged bibs.
Waiver: All athletes must complete the MRSSA Competition Waiver available on the MRST Apple Invite race registration page. Return the completed form to RaceAdmin@mrst.us.
Coaches Meeting: 8:00 am upper level of Hampton Lodge, near fireplace.
Early Lift for Competitors: 8:15am Chair #4 to get to Skookum each morning for all competitors and coaches.
Course Inspection: 1st Run: 8:30am to 9:15am. Course closed at 9:15am; 1st forerunner at 9:20am. 1st run starts at 9:30am
Awards: Presented 30 minutes after each day’s race, at the base area podium near the lodge.
T-Shirts: Pre-registered, paid athletes will receive a souvenir T-shirt. Late registrations will receive a shirt only if there are extras available. T-shirts available for order in advance – $15.00 for parents and family members.
Lodging: The Coast Wenatchee Hotel – A block of rooms has been arranged for $102.00 (up to 4 people) per night with 6:30AM breakfast included. The Coast Wenatchee Hotel will have adequate tuning space available. Ask for the Mission Ridge-Apple Invite room block and the dates of the race to receive the special rate. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel direct at 509-662-1234 or central reservations at 800-663-1144
Mission Ridge RV Parking Policy: Mission Ridge has a new RV Parking Policy that can be found here: https://www.missionridge.com/rv-parking-policy-2016-17.
HELMETS ARE REQUIRED
Questions: Contact Cheri Peterson at RaceAdmin@mrst.us or 541-910-0978. (9am – 4pm only)