Race

BEGINS IN...

ANNOUNCEMENTS: 

Musher Dinner at 6:00PM on February 23rd at Dog Creek Lodge & Nordic in the event center followed by the musher meeting

Musher dinner at 6:00pm, followed by musher meeting at 7:00pm

RACE MAPS ARE NOW AVAILABLE THANKS TO OFF THE GRID MAPS

Snow Action Sports, Inc. Has partnered with Off The Grid Maps to provide mushers with GPS enabled maps of the race routes. 

Download the Avenza Maps App and then:

6 Dog, 8/12 Dog Course

Skijoring, Bikejoring & Sprint Courses

Sprint courses for the 2018 Flathead Classic sled dog race

6, 8 & 12 dog courses for the 2018 Flathead Classic

6, 8 & 12 dog courses for the 2018 Flathead Classic

 

PLEASE NOTE, there is no official vet check for the 2018 Flathead Classic.

We're pleased to have Dr. Laura Thiel and veterinary technicians from Whitefish Animal Hospital back at Dog Creek Lodge to provide emergency care and consultations to mushers and their teams as needed.

All dogs competing are required to have current vaccinations (see rules) and may be randomly asked to provide current paperwork verifying their compliance. Our veterinary team will have the authority to disqualify mushers and teams for noncompliance with rules.

Musher Dinner at 6:00PM on February 23rd at Dog Creek Lodge & Nordic in the event center

See schedule for details.

NANCY HARLAND     photo by Chuck Haney Photography

NANCY HARLAND     photo by Chuck Haney Photography

2018 Flathead Classic Sled Dog Race Entry FoRM

February 24 – February 25, 2018

DEADLINE for regular entry is Sunday, February 18th.

Late entries will be accepted until the day of the race, provided the musher pre-register, by calling brett at (406) 239-0858 and stating his/her intentions to run the race. 

 

All Races will start and finish at Dog Creek Lodge.

Sprint and short distance classes will mush on the groomed nordic trails surrounding Dog Creek Lodge.

8 and 12-dog classes will mush on the Stillwater State Forest snowmobile trail system maintained by FSA.

 

TO REGISTER, you must:

  1. Complete the entry form online or by mail
    1. For mail-in entries, download it here.
  2. Send us a recent photo to be included in our race pamphlet and website (email to: the.flathead.classic@gmail.com)
  3. Complete payment online or through mail by check or money order

 

Please read over our rules document and the addendum to the rules for those applicants who are under 18 years of age - We will need you to sign off on the application that you have read and understand them.

 

Checks should be made payable and sent to:

Snow Action Sports Inc.

7227 Farm to Market Road

Whitefish, MT 59937

 

...Or pay now online via PayPal.

Select Race Class
(includes Mushers Meeting Dinner)

...in case you'd like to hear some music while you work on your entry.


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I AGREE TO BE RESPONSIBLE for my conduct and that of my handlers and dogs. I will not hold SNOW ACTION SPORTS, INC., its members, sponsors, landowners (both private and government agencies), or the race committee, its employees or volunteers, individually or jointly, responsible for injury or damage to myself, handlers, dogs, or equipment.
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IF YOU HAVEN'T ALREADY, PLEASE READ: Flathead Classic Sled Dog Race Rules Document and Addendum to the Rules

MUSHER LODGING INFO

"HURRICANE" HARLEIGH DUTTON     photo by Lindsay Goudreau

"HURRICANE" HARLEIGH DUTTON     photo by Lindsay Goudreau