Races & Events

2022-2023 Teacup Races and Events-

Summer-

August Roller ski workout schedule: Sundays at 9AM. These workouts are a chance for experienced roller skiers with their own gear to ski with others at various locations between Hood River and Portland areas.    For questions, email kelly@teacupnordic.org

August 7- Bethany

August 14-Twin Tunnels

August 21- Bonneville- there will also be a Learn to Roller Ski Clinic this day, see info below

August 28- Bethany

August 21- Learn to Roller Ski Clinic presented by Mt Hood Nordic Coaches- Bonneville Roller Ski Location at 9 AM. See more info and sign up here

 

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2021-2022 Teacup Races & Events-

Fall...

September 29- November 28:  Fall Dryland Program @ various locations in Portland and Hood River Areas. Ski specific workouts on Wednesday evenings, Saturday and Sunday mornings. 

October 15-17:  Fall Camp- Weekend full of instructional training and workouts,  ski prep, tools for self care and recovery, and community! Register here

November 6:  Mt Hood Nordic Ski Swap!  Hosted by DLR Nordic Volvo Sales.  Swap & talk gear, wax, technique.  Catch-up with friends.  Get the updates on programs, races, venue improvements... (and free beer.)

Winter...

January 8th: Teacup Tea Party!  Kick the season off with an everyone's welcome social.  Baked goodies & tea plus free lessons for classic & skate offered by our coaches and top skiers.

Tea Party schedule-

12- check in at Cabin.  

12-2- lessons and instruction for Beginning classic, Beginning Skate, Intermediate Classic and Intermediate Skate.

2-3 Soup and Snacks at Cabin from Pine Street Bakery and Mt. Shop (thanks!)  

4-6 "After Party" happy hour at Working Hands Brewery with Ski waxing demo and Q and A. Outside at their patio.  

February 13th: TEACUP CLASSIC race!  Check out our annual classic ski race; all ages & abilities welcomed.  15km / 5km distances,+ 2km fun race for 12 and under; Mass start. RESULTS.

March 23nd:  She Jumps Women's Day-  (rescheduled to March 23 due to weather) a Female Friendly intro to Skate and/or Classic skiing.  Free instruction from Mt Hood/Teacup Nordic Coaches.  Brought to you by Mt Shop and She Jumps.  

March 16th: Vision Impaired Skier Day: Please volunteer to share Teacup with the Washington School of the the Blind. 

March 19th: TEACUP SKATE race!  Our spring fling on covering some our most challenging trails... can you do it?  (Yes you can!)  20KM / 5K; mass start. RESULTS 

Other Events at our Venue...

St. Mary's High School Race: Jan. 8th (some of the trails will be closed)

March 16: 14th Annual Washington State School for the Blind (WSSB) student ski day. Interested in volunteering?  Contact us: info@teacupnordic.org

 

Races of Note

December 11-12: JNQ hosted by MBSEF in Bend, OR  DUE TO LACK OF SNOW, RESCHEDULED TO FIRST WEEKEND IN FEB.

January 16: Kongsberger Gunnar Hagen 30km/7.5km Classic @ Cabin Creek Sno Park, WA  

January 14-16: JNQ hosted by SVSEF in Sun Valley, Idaho

January 23: Great Nordeen - Skate mass start from Mt Bachelor down to Wanoga (30/17km distances) - check out MBSEF's website for details.  

January 29: Tour of Meissner 33km Classic @ Meissner Sno-Park.  Check out Meissner Nordic's website for details

January 29-30: JNQ hosted by MVSEF in Methow Valley, WA

February 5: Boulder Mountain Tour @ Sun Valley ID 

February 6: Kongsberger Stampede 15km/5km freestyle @ Cabin Creek Sno Park, WA

February 5-6: JNQ hosted by MBSEF in Bend, OR (rescheduled from Dec.)

February 12: Ski To The Sun Marathon & Relay 41km freestyle @ Methow Valley, WA

February 13th: TEACUP CLASSIC race!  Check out our annual classic ski race; all ages & abilities welcomed.  15km / 5km distances; Mass start.

February 19-20: JNQ hosted by Spokane Nordic in Spokane, WA

February 26: American Birkebeiner @ Hayward, WI

March 6: Crescent Lake Challenge (24km FS) @ Crescent Lake, OR 

March 5: Yellowstone Rendezvous (50km FS + 25km CL/FS) @ West Yellowstone, MT

March 6: Kongsberger Ozbaldy 50km freestyle @ Cabin Creek Sno Park, WA

March 6: The Great Ski Race (30km FS) @ Truckee, CA

March 6: Tour of Anchorage @ Anchorage, AK

May 14: MBSEF's PPP race.  Bend.

March 19th: TEACUP SKATE race!  Our spring fling on covering some our most challenging trails... can you do it?  (Yes you can!)  20KM / 5K; mass start.

March 19th: John Craig Memorial Ski Race and Tour- a chance to ski through the McKenzie Pass Wilderness