Saturday, January 21, 2023, ski stadium Kniebis
|4:00 – 5:00 pm||Bib number pick up and late entries|
Sunday, January 22, 2023, start and finish line: ski stadium Kniebis
|from 8:00 am||Bib number pick up and late entries|
|9:30 am||Start 42 km free technique|
with «Volksbank» sprint classification at 2 km
track: 1 short loops and 2 big loops
|9:35 am||«Volksbank» sprint classification of 42 km competition|
|9:45 am||Start 21 km free technique|
with «Anger Gartenanlagen» sprint classification at 2 km
track: 1 short loop and 1 big loop
|9:50 am||«Anger Gartenanlagen» sprint classification of 21 km competition|
|9:55 am||5 km Pupils race with school classification, free technique|
|from 10:25 am||Pass 42 km|
|from 10:35 am||Finish 21 km race|
|from 11:00 am||Technical Course: DSV on Tour, a cross-country skiing course for children with free rental equipment|
|from 11:15 am||Finish 42 km race|
|12:30 am||1 km «Bunter Hund» children’s race at ski stadium, free technique|
|13:00 am||Award ceremony with tombola, Kniebis Skistadion|
Online registry is open from November 1, 2021 until January 19, 2022.
|Date||42 and 21 km||pupils race||kids race||technique parcours|
|11/1 – 12/15||20 Euros||10 Euros||3 Euros||free|
|12/15 – 01/19||25 Euros||12 Euros||5 Euros||free|
|01/22 and 01/23||30 Euros||15 Euros||5 Euros||free|
Participation at the technical course: for free, an inscription is not required
Late entries: Saturday before the race day from 4:00 to 5:00 pm and on the race day from 8:00 am at the bib number pickup in the ski stadium.
Max. number of participants: 42 km, 21 km and 5 km: 350 participants overall
There are two starting blocks each with the 21 km race and 42 km race: In the first starting block a maximum of 25 participants start and in the second start block all other participants. A participant is automatically assigned to the first starting block if he has achieved one of the following results with the Lemming Loppet 2022 on the short or long distance:
- Place 1-10 men’s overall ranking
- Place 1-5 men’s sprint
- Place 1-5 women’s overall ranking
- Place 1-3 women’s sprint
In addition, participants can apply for one of the remaining places in the first starting block. Please send an e-mail to email@example.com with your recent results. For example, a position among the first 2000 in the Global Worldloppet Ranking is taken into account.
Important: Only pre-registrated participants can line up in the first starting block! This means that on site registrated participants only can start in the second starting block.
Award ceremony and classifications
Award ceremony takes place at 1:00 pm in the ski stadium Kniebis
|42 km and 21 km||Prizes for the 6 fastest men and women|
|Sprint Classifications||Prizes for the 3 fastest men and women|
|Pupils Race||Pupil group 1 (up to 14 years): Prizes for 3 fastest schoolboys and schoolgirls|
Pupil group 2 (15 to 19 years): Prizes for 3 fastest schoolboys and schoolgirls
Main age group (as of 20 years): No awards
School classification: Prizes for the 3 best schools with the most participants (pupils or teachers)
|“Bunter Hund” Children’s Race||Every child receives a present at the finish line (children participate with a bib number, but there is neither timekeeping nor classifaction)|
|Result Lists||With age group classifcation|
|Records||Available online after the event|
|Tombola||For the participants of the children’s race: before the award ceremony.|
For the participants of the two main races (21 km / 42 km) and the 5 km pupils race after the award ceremony.
In each round and at the finish line.
Should the Lemming Loppet cannot take place at all because weather conditions do not allow any cross-country skiing, the entry fee cannot be refunded due to organizational reasons.
Awards and tombola prizes will only be issued to those who are present.
The race track is not closed for other cross country skiers. Participants of the Lemming Loppet have to respect those peoples.
The location does neither offer showers nor changing rooms. Toilets are available.
Snow situation / Technical snow
Within the recent years, at the end of January we have typically experienced best cross-country skiing conditions at the venue Kniebis.
Additional snow security is provided by the artificial snow generation at Kniebis.