Marathon Series

The New England Marathon Event Series welcomes skiers of all levels to test their endurance, or just make the most of a winter’s day on courses ranging from 25K to 50K. Elite racers and recreational touring skiers alike are invited to enjoy a traditional ski marathon experience and some of the finest skiing in New England!  Come join in the fun!


2017 New England Marathon Series Schedule

Jan. 21 – White Mountain Classic-NENSA 1-Day Club Championship
Jackson, NH

30k classic, mass start

Jan 28 – Craftsbury Marathon
Craftsbury, VT
25k & 50k classic, wave start

Feb. 4 – John Roderick Marathon at Black Mountain
Rumford, ME

25k & 50k skate, mass start

Feb. 25 – Lake Placid Loppet
Mt Van Hoevenberg, NY

25k & 50k skate & classic, mass start

Mar. 4 – Rangeley Lake Loppett
Rangeley, ME

25K, 50K Freestyle and 25K classic (Burt Kettle Classic), mass start

Mar. 4 – Trapp Marathon
Stowe, VT

50/25k Classic, mass start

Mar. 5 – Trapp Marathon
Stowe, VT

50/25k Skate, mass start

Mar. 11 – Bretton Woods Marathon
OMNI Mt. Washington Resort Bretton Woods, NH

40k classic, mass start

Mar. 18 – Sugarloaf Marathon
Carrabassett Valley, ME
50k skate, mass start


Marathon Challenger Award
With continued support from L.L.Bean and Swix, NENSA will continue to offer the New England Marathon Series Challenger Award. Racers will need to complete a minimum of four races to be counted for the Marathon Challenger Award. M1-M6 must race Full Marathons. M7+ have option to ski ½ or Full Marathon, with the exception of Jackson where everyone skis 30K.
Use of the M7+ cut-off aligns with AXCS and World Masters standards This was implemented in 2015 for Masters Nationals at Craftsbury.