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2017 Mille Lacs Kite Crossing

The 13th annual kite race/event at Mille Lacs Lake, near Garrison, MN is scheduled for March 3-5.

A weekend of freeriding, endurance race, expression session, gear demos, instruction and more. Riders are encouraged to spend the weekend in Garrison or nearby. The Welcome party, On the Ice Festivities, Riders Party and Saturday’s Banquet is free to all registered riders and guests.

Details

Categories: Ski Men, Snowboard Men, Ski Men Masters, Snowboard Men Masters, Ski Women, Snowboard Women, Juniors
Qualifications: Anyone willing to give it a try.
Format: The race will be a long-distance, kite endurance run.
The Race Committee will determine the course based upon the conditions of the day. Details of the race are provided at the Racer’s meeting. If you intend to race you must attend the Racer’s meeting. We will try to provide a total distance of 16-28 miles. Snowmobile support will be provided along the course. Helmets are Mandatory. Awards: Awards will be based on timed finishes and presented at the Awards Ceremony on the day of the race.

Schedule

  • Friday: registration and racers meeting
  • Friday: welcome party at Harbor Inn
  • Saturday: racers meeting
  • Saturday: race events weather permitting
  • Saturday: party and banquet at the Y Club
  • Sunday: backup day, free ride & socialize
  • Sunday: awards presentation

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2013 – Mille Lacs winter crossing

Mark your Calenders!What: Mille Lacs Kite Crossing.

When: Friday thru Sunday, March 1-3.
Where: Garrison Bay, Garrison, MN.
Who: The race is open to skiers, boarders, men, women and children. Pretty much anyone willing to give it a try.
Event Format: A weekend of freeriding, endurance race, expression session, gear demos, instruction and more. Riders are encouraged to spend the weekend in Garrison or nearby. Saturday’s Banquet is free to all registered riders.
Format: The race will be a long-distance, kite endurance run. The Race Committee will determine the course based upon the conditions of the day. Details of the race are provided at the Kiter’s meeting. If you intend to race you must attend the Kiters meeting. We will try to provide a total distance of 16-20 miles with up to a four mile leg.
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