Skijoring in Ridgway: January 7- 8, 2017

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Skijoring comes to Ridgway this January 7th and 8th. As part Ski Joring America, Western Style Ski Jouring, Ridgway County Fair Grounds is hosting the competition.

Equestrian Ski Joring requires a team of a horse and rider pulling a person on skis by a tow rope. Hanging on to the rope through an race course with jumps and bumps, the skier navigates the competition course.

Event Schedule:

Friday, January 6th:
Registration ~ 7-9 pm. ~ True Grit Cafe

Participant, Sponsor & Volunteer Party ~ 9pm ~ Sherbino Theatre??

Saturday, January 7th:
Pancake Breakfast ~ 8-11 am ~ Ridgway Firehouse

Mandatory Competitor Meeting ~ 11:30 am ~ Fairgrounds

Jr Skijoring Races (12 and under) ~ 12 pm

Novice, Sport & Open Skijoring Races ~ 12:30pm – 3 pm

Jr Division Award Ceremony & Stick Horse Races – between Sport & Open

After Party with Dinner & Live Band ~ 5 pm – 12 am ~ Ridgway Firehouse

Calcutta for Sunday event ~ 7 pm ~ Ridgway Firehouse

Sunday, January 8th:
Pancake Breakfast ~ 8 – 11 am ~ Ridgway Firehouse

Mandatory Competitor Meeting ~ 11:30 am ~ Fairgrounds

Jr Skijoring Races (12 and under) ~ 12 pm

Novice, Sport & Open Skijoring Races ~ 12:30pm – 3pm

Jr Division Award Ceremony & Stick Horse Races – between Sport & Open

Award Ceremony ~ 5 pm ~ True Grit Café upstairs

After Party ~ Steps Tavern

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