Lost Valley Winter Duathlon
Saturday January 30th, 2016


Lost Valley Ski Resort

grand lake lodge


Platz Associates
Auburn, ME
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Lost Valley Ski Resort
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Attention!!! Race Format has changed as of Thursday 12/28/2016 due to lack of snow. All information and prices have been updated to reflect new race format.


Race Options:

Solo 5km Snowshoe
Solo 10km Snowshoe
Team 10km Snowshoe

Event Description:

Baxter Outdoors continues the 2016 Packed Powder Series with a stop at Lost Valley Ski Area in Auburn, Maine. This classic local ski hill has over 10km of cross country ski trails will play host as we snowshoe our way through the woods of central Maine.

Due to a lack of snow, the Lost Valley Winter Duathlon has been altered to a standalone snowshoe race. The 5km loop course will be used for both solo and team formats. The 10km format (solo and team) will include 2 two laps of the course. The snowshoe will take place on single track trails throughout the woods.

This race will start and finish at the Lost Valley base lodge .


$25/$30 ----- 5km Snowshoe(Solo): Early Bird/Normal

$30/$35 ----- 10km Snowshoe(Solo): Early Bird/Normal

$50/$60 ----- 10km Snowshoe Relay (Team): Early Bird/Normal

*Early Bird pricing ends on 1/2/2016

What's Included:

● Entry to race
● Baxter Outdoors: multi-use bandana buff
● Day-of race snacks and water
● Other Baxter Outdoors swag (i.e. stickers, magnets, etc)
● A cooldown beer (must be over 21)

Event Schedule:

8:30am: Race registration opens
9:45am: Race registration ends
10:00am: Race Start

Event Address:

Lost Valley, 200 Lost Valley Road, Auburn, ME 04210

*Parking and bathroom facilities available at venue

**Please show up no later than 9:15am for a 10:00am shotgun start.

Podium Categories:

The top 2 finishers will be recognized in the following categories:

male 5k (0-14)
male 5k (15-29)
male 5k (30-44)
male 5k (45-59)
male 5k (60+)

female 5k (0-14)
female 5k (15-29)
female 5k (30-44)
female 5k (45-59)
female 5k (60+)

male 10k (0-14)
male 10k (15-29)
male 10k (30-44)
male 10k (45-59)
male 10k (60+)

female 10k (0-14)
female 10k (15-29)
female 10k (30-44)
female 10k (45-59)
female 10k (60+)

team 10k (cumulative age under 100)
team 10k (cumulative age over 100)

Terms and Conditions:

*Tickets are non-refundable

*Tickets are fully transferable

*All racers must sign a liability waiver prior to competing.

*All ages are welcome to race, though those under 18 y/o must sign a liability waiver on the day of the event in the presence of a responsible adult.

*Course is subject to change based on trail and weather conditions

*The race will be run snow, rain or shine except in the presence of lightning, in which case a race delay or cancelation may result

*A cut off time for racers may be enforced.

*In the instance of the race being canceled due to an act of god (blizzard, hurricane, etc) a refund will not be issued. This is very unlikely. We have never canceled a race.

*In the instance of the race being cancelled due to shortcomings of Baxter Outdoors, a full refund will be issued to all participants.
How difficult is this event?

This course is designed for, beginner, intermediate and expert athletes. The course involves several short steep sections on the xc course and over 3 miles of single track snowshoeing. The course involves moderate elevation change but no sustained hill climbs.

What format is the Nordic ski leg?

The Nordic Ski leg has been cancelled due to lack of snow

Can I get a refund?

Similar to other live events (concerts, sporting events, etc), all sales are final. If you will not be able to make your race, you are more than welcome to give your ticket to a friend or family member. Please contact our office with any issues or questions.

Can kids participate in this event?

All ages are welcome to attend this event. Depending on the venue, age restrcitions may apply on the Baxter Brewing Co after party. Please see the event details tab for information on the afterparty and any applicable age restrictions.