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The 42nd Al Johnson Telemark race is March 20 2016! A benefit for the Crested Butte Avalanche Center.

Location: Crested Butte Mountain Resort
March 20, 2016
Raffle and awards party at Butte 66, 3:30-6:00.  Beer from Avery.

  • Pre register through March 18th at the Alpineer or download race forms off this site. ***Please note that if you download race forms from this site it does not mean that you have pre- registered- you still need to get the forms to the Alpineer by 6pm March 18th. ***
  • You can also register the day of the race at the Brick Oven between 8am and 9:30am. No one will be permitted to register after 9:30.
  • Only the first 200 registrants will receive the 2016 official Al Johnson headwear.
    Two Events: Both races begin at The North Face lift
  • Tag Team Fun Race starts at Noon- $40 per team with early registration/$50 per team with race day registration
  • Men's & Women's Individual Uphill/Downhill Race starts at 1:00 pm- $20 per individual with early registration and $30 per individual with race day registration
  • Don't have a pass? $55 lift tickets with your race bib at the ticket window
  • Out of towner? Discounted Rates: Emmons Suite $149/Saturday night and $129/Sunday night, all other CBMR lodging 20% off.  Call # (844) 812-6456. Booking #8719
  • Don't tele? If you need to rent telemark boots, skis, or skins call the Alpineer (970)-349-5210 to reserve for the day of the race

This is a fundraiser for the Crested Butte Avalanche Center.  All prizes are donated by local and national sponsors. This event offers your company exposure to more than 200 athletes plus their spectators and fans.

The Al Johnson Telemark Race was first held in 1974. In recent years, local retailers have joined efforts to keep this historic race alive. The event grows in participant and spectator support every year. Last year, the race had record participation with well over 200 racers ranging in age from 10 to 62 braving the steep and rugged ski terrain.

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Crested Butte Avalanche Center ::, Crested Butte, CO 81224 :: 970-209-6742