October 2021

Monday, October 18

Join us for the annual Schutzenski Festival from October 18-24! The Schutzenski Festival includes training for XC and BIA athletes during the week beginning on October 18 and is capped off with a weekend of Biathlon and Cross Country racing, including both Elite and Open classes. All Elite Class XC & Biathlon races will be run on matched rollerskis and prize money will be paid out for each race. Saturday’s schedule will also feature a 5 mile (8km) running and walking race, a head to head Wild West Shooting competition, food vendors, a beer garden and family activities.

Saturday, October 23

Join us on Saturday, October 23 for the First Annual Schutzenski Festival at Soldier Hollow. The Schutzenski Festival opens with a 5-mile fun run/walk on the Olympic trails starting at 8 am, and is followed by elite-level biathlon and cross-country rollerski races throughout the morning, plus Zermatt Wildfire Grill and Bohemian Brewery beer garden, a Wild West shooting competition, and Discover Biathlon; where the public can learn about biathlon and shoot real biathlon rifles on the Olympic range. The event is open to the public (registration is required for the Schutzenski 5-mile fun run/walk and rollerski races.