Some events have been added to schedule for the 2015 GCI Open North American Championship Sled Dog Race. Registration will now be held at the Mushers Hall prior to the Jeff Studdert Memorial Race. Registration for the ONAC will start at 11:30 am on Wednesday, March 18 and all mushers must register in person prior to the 1:00 pm start of the Jeff Studdert Race. We are asking that each musher provide a 3-dog team for the 1-mile Jeff Studdert Memorial Sponsor Race (details to follow).
There will be a Mushers Parade that will start at the Curling Club with a meeting time and social at the Club of 5pm and a departure time from the curling club of 6pm. We will parade to the Mushers Draw and Calcutta at the Pioneer Park Civic Center. The public is invited to attend all of these events there will be opportunities to “Meet the Mushers” at each of these events. We are really excited about the added opportunities for the public to get involved and meet our “Superstar” mushers.
The ONAC Awards Banquet will be held on Sunday night, March 22 at the Westmark Hotel. Social Hour will start at 6pm (could be changed depending on number of competitors) and dinner will start at 7:00 pm with the Awards Presentation and Program starting at 7:30. Only ONAC Awards will be presented at the banquet. The public is also invited to attend the banquet and will be invited to “Meet the Mushers”.