Frisco Gold Rush

2020 Overall Gold Rush Race Results

2020 Age Category Gold Rush Race Results

Thank you for participating in the 50th Annual Frisco Gold Rush. The Town of Frisco is making Joe Kusumoto’s photography of this event available with a password protected download-here is a link to the gallery and the password is GoldRush2020.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Join us for the 50th Annual Frisco Gold Rush. Gold Rush is the longest running Nordic event in Colorado, and consists of classic and skate races open to skiers of all ages and abilities. Gold Rush is where the past and present come together to celebrate our historical mining heritage and embrace our snowy Nordic culture.

Race Registration:

Registration will open on Friday, November 1, 2019 and will close at noon on Friday, February 7, 2020. Day of registration will be available from 8:30am – 10:15am on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at the Frisco Adventure Park Day Lodge.

25k Skate Race

  • Early Bird Adult Registration (November 1, 2019- November 30, 2019) $50
  • Adult Registration (December 1, 2019-January 1, 2020) $55
  • Adult Late Registration (January 2, 2020 -February 7, 2020) $60
  • Day of Registration (February 8, 2020) $65

10k (Skate/Classic-Prizes for both disciplines) Races

  • Early Bird Adult Registration (November 1- November 30, 2019) $40
  • Adult Registration (December 1, 2019-January 1, 2020) $45
  • Adult Late Registration (January 2, 2020 -February 7, 2020) $50
  • Day of Registration (February 8, 2020) $55

*There will be a $10 discount for participants 18 and under for the 25k and 10k races.

5k  Skate Youth Race

  • Registration – $15 (This race will not receive registration or finish line gift.)

1k  Fun Ski

  • Registration – $10 (This race will not receive registration or finish line gift.)

Start Times:

10:00am – 25k Skate Start

10:10am – 5k Youth  Skate

10:30am– 10k Skate Start

10:35am – 10k Classic Start

11:00am– 1k Fun Ski (All ages, no timing)

Awards will take place at noon.

Course Maps:

25k Course Map (2 laps)

10k Course Map (1 lap)

5k Course Map (1 lap)

Bib Pick-Up:

Race day registration and bib pick-up will be available from 8:30am – 10:15am on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at the Frisco Day Lodge.

Racer Gift:

The first 175 registrants for the 25k and 10k races will receive a pair of Frisco Gold Rush wool socks from Sock Guy, a commemorative event poster, and a Swix glass at the finish line.

Timing:  

The 25k and 10k events will be timed by Maverick Sports.

Awards: 

Overall: The top 3 male/female finishers in each race (10k classic, 10k skate and 25k) will receive a prize (overall winners are not eligible for age category prizes).

Age Category Winners (10k classic, 10k skate and 25k): A prize will be given to the first place winner in each of the following age categories: 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Youth 5k Skate: the top 3 boy/girl finishes will receive a prize in the following age categories: 13 and under, 14-18.

1k fun ski: no prizes awarded in this race

Post Race Party:

The post race party will take place at the Frisco Nordic Center with light refreshments, awards and giveaways.

Racer Responsibility:

You are participating in this race at your own risk.  You will encounter mountain terrain.  You could encounter hazardous weather or wildlife during this race.  The race director reserves the right to cancel, delay or postpone the race due to inclement weather.  There are no refunds available.

Skiing with Music:

If you choose to wear headphones during the race, we ask that you remove one ear bud.  It is important that all racers can hear what is going on around them.  Racers must be respectful of other trail users.

Race Results

Contact Us: 

For more information on this event, please contact Linsey Joyce, Recreation Programs Manager, at Linseyj@townoffrisco.com or 970-668-9133.