Scott Wins in Flagstaff

Jared Scott won the Kahtoola Snow or No Snow Race in Flaggstaff Arizona.  Scott, who was the 6th place finisher in the 2011 National Championships, finished the 10k Kahtoola race with a time of 1:04:52.  He led Mark Thurston by just over 3 minutes as Thurston crossed the line in 1:07:53.  David Lyons was third […]

Lambert Takes New Mexico

Three time US National Team member Laurie Lambert won the 10k national qualifying race in Red River, NM.  The Texan’s time of 57:25 was a little over 2 and a half minutes faster than her nearest competitor.  Whitney Dreier of Los Alamos, NM finished 2nd in just over an hour (1:00:03).  Shirley Van Slooten finished […]

Krause and Furlani Win Championships

Ashley Krause and Kathleen Furlani claimed the Massachusetts and Connecticut State Snowshoe Championships, respectively. Pittsfield, Massachusetts played host to the Curly’s Massachusetts and Connecticut State Snowshoe Championships. Krause finished the race in 40:01, 27 seconds ahead of runner up Courtney Tedeschi of New York (41:28). Kelsey Allen was the 3rd female finisher, crossing the line […]

The Galls Win in Iowa

Husband and wife duo, Scott and Sarah Gall, claimed their respective state championships in Iowa this weekend.  Sarah claimed the women’s championship by over 12 and a half minutes with a time of 56:28.  Her nearest competitor was Carla Stoner of West Des Moines, Iowa in 1:09:00.  Another 8 minutes back, in 1:17, was Julie […]

Tarras Takes MI State Championship

Kevin Tarras of Grawn, MI won the Michigan State Snowshoe Championships today. The Bigfoot Boogie in Traverse City played host to this year’s championship 10k race. The 29 year old Tarras finished in a time of 47:03.2. Jeb Stone finished 2nd in 47:42.7. Marshall Randall came in a little over 2 and a half minutes […]

North Carolina’s 1st (snow) Shoe Championships?

…Or was it?  North Carolina attempted to jump in the USSSA ring, but mother nature did not cooperate.  That’s right, the North Carolina State Snowshoe Championships were contested in running shoes. The lack of snow made it difficult to have a traditional snowshoe race, so they did what they could and made it a good […]

Snowshoe Running in SD

The first ever national qualifying race was held in South Dakota.  Ryan Phillips took first place in the event, running 50:30.  Nathan Morey finished 2nd in the men’s division. Kimberly Osberg was the first ever winner on the women’s side. Great job South Dakota!