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!
Participate in the Marathon Series and win a TWO night stay at the TRAPP FAMILY LODGE!
NENSA Members who enter at least TWO Marathon Series races this year, will get entered in a raffle to win a TWO NIGHT STAY at the Trapp Family Lodge! After the minimum of two races, each additional Marathon race you enter you will get another entry into the raffle.
2017 New England Marathon Series Schedule
Jan. 21 – White Mountain Classic-NENSA 1-Day Club Championship
30k classic, mass start
Jan 28 – Craftsbury Marathon
25k & 50k classic, wave start
Feb. 4 – John Roderick Marathon at Black Mountain
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
25K, 50K Freestyle and 25K classic (Burt Kettle Classic), mass start
Mar. 4 – Trapp Marathon
50/25k Classic, mass start
Mar. 5 – Trapp Marathon
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.