Weekend Update: Mar 4-5

March 2, 2017

Training/Races – Saturday March 4
Development: 
Meet at pine trees behind the office (on the Paddy Wagon side) at 9am

Interclub:
Meet at pine trees behind the office (Main St side) at 9am for the morning session
Meeting 10 minutes early in the afternoon! 
Meet at 12:20pm at pine trees for an Interclub Team photo and also individual group photos with coaches.

U12:
Slalom Tri-state Championship at Blandford
Registration from 7-8am
Be ready to be on the snow no later than 8:15am 
Race start 9:30am

U14 / U16 / U19:
Meet at Race Shack at 8:00am for SL training (no gear needed).

End of Season Social & Fundraiser – Saturday March 4
4pm – We will start our end of year celebration with a side by side race on Main St.  Kids, parents and coaches all welcome to join in the fun!

5:30pm – The fun begins in the Upper Lodge with food, silent auction and raffle.
RSVP here: http://butternutrace.com/race-club-social-events/
We encourage you to pre-pay ($5 per person) – the link for PayPal is on the same page.
Menu: Antipasta, crudite, snacks, fruit, pasta, meatballs, bread, salad, brownies.

Training/Races – Sunday March 5
Development: 
Meet at pine trees behind the office (on the Paddy Wagon side) at 9am for the last day of training and an officially timed, non-competitive race on Main Street.
Results of the race will be available real-time on live timing

Interclub: 
GS Race at Bousquet – Registration at 7:00am and be ready to be on snow no later than 7:50am
Race will start at 9am and be 2 runs 

U12:
GS Tri-state Championship at Blandford
Registration from 7-8am
Be ready to be on the snow no later than 8:15am
Race start 9:30am

U14 / U16 / U19:
Meet at Race Shack at 8:00am for SL training (no gear needed).

 

Fundraising Drive
https://www.crowdrise.com/butternut-race-team
Over $6,200 has been raised.

From the Experts
A great read written by Edie Thys Morgan, Olympic Downhill (1988 & 1992)
http://www.racerex.com/the-long-road-parable-go-slow-to-go-fast/

Mikaela Shiffrin in latest 32 Degrees: 
“I don’t do drills until I get them right. I do drills until I CANNOT get them wrong”

Toko Waxcast
Curious about what wax to use this weekend? Check out the Toko Wacast on Facebook.  https://www.facebook.com/WaxCAST/

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