Buckwheat International Ski Classic 2023
REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED – We have 289 registered for Saturday’s races!
NOTE: Registration fee will be $35 for those entered in the three adult 10K, 16K, and 32K races, and $25 for kids 12 and under in the 5K race. Registration includes a shirt. We will be using timing sticks on all courses at Log Cabin.
Click HERE to Register on Zone 4 (closed at 3 pm AK time on March 10)
NOTE: You will be directed to online registration forms through Zone 4. There is one registration form online for all races and racers.There will be no late registration after 3 pm March 10. After you register, click on SEE WHO’S COMING to see your name and others who will be joining us!
Race Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023
Races: Adult 32K, 16K and 10K; Kids 5K
PRIZE FOR BEST COSTUME – “PURE SKI-MAGINATION” Upper Dewey Lake cabin package this summer from Skagway Rec. Center with one-way flight by TEMSCO Helicopters.
See Race Schedule page for more info on picking up your shirt and timing stick and start/finish instructions at Log Cabin.
STARTING WINDOW will be 8 am to 11 am Alaska Time (10-1 Yukon) and the course will close at 2 pm (4 pm Yukon). Or you may choose to start during the mass start times below.
OPTIONAL MASS START TIMES (All Alaska Time):
9:30 AM – 32K
9:45 AM – 16K
10 AM – 10K
10:15 AM – 5K kids (12 & under
AWARDS CEREMONY – (medals for top 3 male/female in each race, special awards, ski drawing for members, Ms. Buckwheat presentation) will be awarded downstairs at Skagway Brewing Co. at 5:30 PM Alaska Time (doors open at 5, hors d’oeuvres provided). No-host dining upstairs after ceremony. Live Music downstairs at 8 PM.
JOIN & SUPPORT LOG CABIN SKI SOCIETY – You may join on the Registration form for an additional $10, which makes you eligible for the Ski Drawing at the Awards Ceremony in Skagway. We also welcome additional donations on the form to LCSS.
BORDER CROSSINGS – Remember to Bring your Passport! If heading north, we suggest you allow at least an hour if coming from Skagway to make the start on time. Expect lines at Fraser border crossing on way north to Log Cabin, and at the Skagway Port of Entry on way south after the race. Canadian and other non-US citizens also must have proof of COVID vaccination to enter the United States.
PARKING – Please car pool if you can. Parking will be limited to the main Log Cabin lot. No parking on the highway. Any overflow parking will have to be at the highway turnout up the hill south of Log Cabin. There will be a shuttle between parking areas.
NO REFUNDS POLICY – We do not give refunds. If you are unable to race, then you may treat your entry fee as a donation to LCSS. We are a registered non-profit.
BISC 2023 LOGO by Kate Queen