Updated Sep. 21, 2010


The events of the New England Marathon Series offer a classic cross country ski experience with fully supported courses showcasing some of New England's premier venues. There is something for everyone, welcoming skiers of all levels to test thier 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!

2017 New England Marathon Series Schedule


Jan. 21 - White Mountain Classic-NENSA 1-Day Club Championship
30k classic, mass start
Jackson, NH
Jan 28 - Craftsbury Marathon
25k & 50k classic, wave start
Craftsbury, VT
Feb. 4 – John Roderick Marathon at Black Mountain
25k & 50k skate, mass start
Rumford, ME
Feb. 25 - Lake Placid Loppet
25k & 50k skate & classic, mass start
Mt Van Hoevenberg, NY
Mar. 4 – Rangeley Lake Loppett
25K, 50K Freestyle and 25K classic (Burt Kettle Classic), mass start
Rangeley, ME
Mar. 4 – Trapp Marathon
50/25k Classic, mass start
Stowe, VT
Mar. 5 – Trapp Marathon
50/25k Skate, mass start
Stowe, VT
Mar. 11 - Bretton Woods Marathon
40k classic, mass start
OMNI Mt. Washington Resort Bretton Woods, NH
Mar. 18 – Sugarloaf Marathon
50k skate, mass start
Carrabassett Valley, ME



Marathon Challenger Award
With continued support from Swix as the official NENSA Marathon Series sponsor, 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.




2016 SWIX New England Marathon Series

January 23, 2016
JacksonXC - Jackson, New Hampshire
White Mountain Classic - 30K Classic - NENSA 1-Day Club Championship

January 30, 2016
Craftsbury Outdoor Center - Craftsbury, Vermont
Craftsbury Marathon - 50K Classic
February 6, 2016
Black Mountain of Maine - Rumford, Maine
John Roderick Marathon - 50K 30K Classic or 50K 30K Freestyle
February 21, 2016 - CANCELED
Mt. Van Hovenberg - Lake Placid, NY
Lake Placid Loppet - 50K Freestyle
March 5, 2016 - CANCELED
Rangeley Lakes Trails Center - Rangeley, Maine
Rangeley Lakes Loppet - 50K Freestyle
March 5, 2016 - CANCELED
OMNI Mt. Washington Resort - Bretton Woods, New Hampshire
Bretton Woods OMNI Mt. Washington Resort Marathon - 42K Classic
March 12, 2016 - CANCELED
Trapp Family Lodge - Stowe, Vermont
Trapp Marathon - 50K Classic 
March 19, 2016 - CANCELED
Sugarloaf Outdoor Center - Carrabasset Valley, Maine
Sugarloaf Marathon - 50K Freestyle - NEMS Finale (SWIX hats distributed here) 


2015 SWIX New England Marathon Series

White Mountain Classic | Jackson XC | Jackson, NH
January 24, 2015 :: 30K Classic :: NENSA One Day Club Championship

Craftsbury Marathon | Craftsbury Outdoor Center | Craftsbury, VT
January 31, 2015 :: 50K Classic 

John Roderick Marathon | Black Mountain | Rumford, ME
February 8, 2015 :: 50K Classic or Freestyle 

Rangeley Lakes Loppet | Rangeley Lakes Trails Ctr | Rangeley, ME
February 28, 2015 :: 50K Freestyle 

New England Ski Museum's Bretton Woods Nordic Marathon
Omni Mt. Washington Resort | Bretton Woods, NH
March 7, 2015 :: 42K Classic 

Trapp Lager Winter Marathon | Trapp Family Lodge | Stowe, VT
March 14, 2015 :: Classic 

Sugarloaf Marathon| Sugarloaf Outdoor Ctr | Carrabassett Valley, ME
March 21, 2015 :: 50K Freestyle 



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Upcoming Events

October 28-29, 2016
Ski Sale and Swap

October 30, 2016
NWVE One-Mile Roller Ski Time Trial

October 30, 2016
CSU Mt. Kearsarge Roller Ski Time Trail - SKATE

November 5, 2016
NENSA Regional Coaching Clinic, Lincoln-Sudbury High School

November 6, 2016
CSU Roller Ski Race - CLASSIC