*ALL RACES WILL NOW START AND FINISH AT DEWEY MOUNTAIN*

*online registration is now closed. please register in person at RACE HEADQUARTERS - 39 MAIN STREET, SARANAC LAKE*

Race the coolest courses in the Adirondacks

However you want to compete we have the world championship race for you. Bonus: approximately 90 racing snowshoes will be available for participants to use during the race! 

ATTENTION: THE PRICE FOR THE 5K JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP AND THE 10K WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
WILL INCREASE BY $10 AFTER SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH! 

10K OPEN world championships - 11:00AM START 

  • Male
    • ages 20-29
    • 30-39
    • 40-49
    • 50-59
    • 60-69
    • 70+
  • Female
    • ages 20-29
    • 30-39
    • 40-49
    • 50-59
    • 60-69
    • 70+

5K Junior world championships - 12:30pm start 

  • Male 19 and under
  • Female 19 and under

5K shoe-be-doo walking party - 1:15pm start

  • Male
    • ages 19 & under
    •  20-39
    • 40-59
    • 60+
  • Female
    • ages 19 & under
    • 20-39
    • 40-59
    • 60+

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The Saranac Lake Region is well-versed in hosting high-caliber events including the Empire State Winter Games, 90-Miler Canoe Classic, Can-Am Rugby Tournament, Cycle Adirondacks. The Region has hosted many road running races, and similar snowshoe events coordinated by these same organizers. The 2017 World Snowshoe Championships will be a unique event utilizing both new and known course routes. The new course will run through the Saranac Lake village streets, then the track will move onto Dewey Mt. which is a well-known course. Three different snowshoe manufacturers will have racing snowshoes avaiable for participants to use for the race! 

 
WSSF 2017 Area MapWSSF 2017 10kWSSF 2017 5K 

 

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Ready to hit the snow?

2017 WSSF World Snowshoe Championships 10K and 5K Junior World Championship Registration Fee: 
$50 registration includes the Award Ceremony and Banquet. Price will increase $10 after Sunday, February 19th.

5K WSSF World Snowshoe Championships Shoe-Be-Doo Registration Fee:  $25
 (Does not include ticket to the Awards Banquet.) 

Award Ceremony and Banquet, at North Country Community College, 5 PM, February 25th, 2017: $25

Commit to race now, you'll be happy that you did!

Download the full schedule of events here!

Snowshoes off - feet up!

Between race events, you and your fans will find yourself in the coolest place in the Adirondacks. Plan to extend your visit with a relaxing tour of the town, fun nightlife, quaint eateries, and comfortable lodging.  Learn more about Saranac Lake and the Adirondacks of Northern New York.

 

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