(Almost) Always the 2nd Saturday of the New Year
January 7th, 2017
Friday, Saturday & Sunday
SISU Ski Fest - Ironwood, Michigan Presented by Aspirus
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8th Annual SISU Ski Fest - January 6, 7 & 8, 2017

Entry Fees & Registration Information



Are You Registered? Confirm 2017 ONLINE Registration here

Online registration again this year will be through Chronotrack Live. When you register online you can choose to be connected directly with your Facebook friends and Twitter followers so they can track your progress and race results in real time. Live Streaming SPLIT TIME - Automatically let your family and friends know that you only have 11K to go. Searchable real time results will be available Online (smartphone, tablet and computer) and at the Memorial Building.

In Person Registration

Race Headquarters: Historic Memorial Building, 213 S. Marquette St., Ironwood, MI 49938
Opens at 4pm on the Friday before race.

See EVENT SCHEDULE for more detail on Registration ending times/day.

NO Registration for TIMED RACES on day of event!

SISU COMBINED - Changed for 2017

Ski on Saturday and Snowshoe on Sunday
All combined racers will compete in the 5K snowshoe for 2017!

31/5 Combined: SISU 31K Ski Race plus 5K SISU snowshoe race
15/5 Combined: Heikki Lunta 15K Ski Race plus 5K SISU snowshoe race.

  • The fastest combined time of the two races will be used to determine the winner.
  • Register for the 31/5 or 15/5 Combined (Classic or Freestyle). Do not register for ski and snowshoe events separately.
  • Registration for SISU Combined closes on the Friday before the SISU Ski Fest at 10pm!
  • SISU Combined Prize Package for the winning female and male for the 31/5 and 15/5 Combined will win free entry for next year's SISU Combined and custom crafted award.


    All single entry Fees of $20 or more includes Racer Gift for 1st 700 entries.


    31K & 15K Races

      Race entries limited to: 400 - 31K Race; 250 - 15K Race

      • Starting Jan 11 - $60
      • Nov 1 - $70
      • Dec 1 - $80
      • Dec 29 - $95
      • Students under the age of 19 (on race day) can register for $20 for the 15K Ski Race
      • Last day to enter 31K or 15K is Jan 6 before 10pm
      • Day of Race - Bib pick-up only

    SISU Combined (31/5 or 15/5)

      Includes both ski and snowshoe entry fees

      • Until Oct 31 - $70
      • Nov 1 - $80
      • Dec 1 - $90
      • Dec 29 - $105
      • Last day to enter Combined is Jan 6 before 10pm
      • Day of Race - Bib pick-up only

    5K Fun Ski (non-timed)

        Limited to 1st 150 registrants

      • $20 until Dec 28, $30 starting Dec 29
      • Can register up to 10am on Saturday

    Snowshoe Events - on Sunday

        Race entries limited to - 150

      • 2K Walk (non-timed) - $10 until day before Walk (no racer gift)
      • 5K Run/Walk - $20 until Dec 28, $30 strating Dec 29
      • Registration closes 10am Saturday
      • Day of Race/walk - Bib pick-up only


    Send email to registration@sisuskifest.com. Include your registered name, registered race event and event you are changing to. Changes must be submitted minimum of 48 hours before race. Any changes after Dec. 28 will be charged a $5 change fee (will be collected at bib pick-up).

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