Signing up open november 1
Registration opens on November 1 and is open until 19 feb 2018, after notification to 18 mars.
BTT350 is qualifying for Finnmark 500 and Femund 400
BTT 350 is a long distance race with start and finnish in Norråker and checkpoints in Borgafjäll.
The start is in Norråker on Thursday with the finish Friday and into Saturday. The tracks will be varied with woods and mountain terrain, we will use existing snowmobile trails as far as possible.
Classes: 8 and 12-dog team.
Notification Beaver Trap Trail 350 In order to start the BTT you must be at least 18 years on the start day, to have a valid racing license and dogs must be vaccinated and chip marked. You need a handler to take care of dropped dogs.
For the Swedish driver applies also requires Green Card. Max. number of participating vehicles, with 40 spans. Initially it is 20 participants per class, but can be adjusted if one class is not full.
Distance, Mandatory rest and “Rope-times”
The trail is rather demanding with big climbs and open mountain terrain. For the security and logistik of the comopetition there is “rope-times” as described below.
Stage 1 (Norråker – Borgafjäll chp 1): ca 78 km
Stage 2 (Borgafjäll chp 1 – Borgafjäll chp 2): ca 117 km
Stage 3 (Borgafjäll chp 2 – Borgafjäll chp 3): ca 61 km
Stage 4 (Borgafjäll chp 3 – Norråker): Idag ca 78 km
Mandatory rest are 10 h + equalization time.The mandatory rest can be used by driver as they will between checkpoint 1, 2 and 3. The musher is obliged to have control of their own time to make sure that all the hours during.
Rope times will be announced at musher meeting. The time are calculated of an average speed of 9 km/h and mandatory rest.
You may drop dogs at Saxvattnet. The dogs will be taken down on a pre decided time to the road at Lillånäsvägen, where the handler should pick them up.
This year we are having price money for the long distance. We hope that we will get sponsors to make it happen coming years. We know how much it cost to make the long distance, and we would like to give something back.
1:a place: 10 000 SEK
2:a place: 7 000 SEK
3:e place: Start fee for 2018
Instructions for signing up: Be sure to provide your name and address. Please fill in information about yourself, your racing experience, any website address.
Upon payment of the entry fee:
IMPORTANT! Do not forget to specify which DRIVERS payment relates. Your application is accepted and advertised on the roster until after the entry fee is paid
The starting fee is payable to:
SPHK NN / Beaver Trap Trail
Handelsbanken, Sweden Bank account: 389-7410
IBAN: SE31 6000 0000 0006 8353 5412
BIC code (SWIFT): HANDSESS
12-span 4 000 SEK
8-span 3 000 SEK
Cancellation is permitted up to 19 February 2018 for a fee of 500 SEK. No refunds will be given for cancellation after this date, with the exception of a medical note.
Last day for registration is March 18
Waiting list and Refund
Guidelines for eventuel waiting list: If more than 40 entries range offers the driver to register on the waiting list in the order of notification. Contact is made directly to the driver in the event. cancellation and the driver must respond within 48 hours before February 19 and within 24 hours after 5 march. Is obtained no response within this time frame, the tour and the question to the next driver on the waiting list. Information about the place on the waiting list can be obtained by contacting the email@example.com
If more than 30 entries span is the date of the deposit slip that determines who comes on the start list, in order not to penalize foreign drivers. In the event that more drivers have paid on the same date by drawing lots of the last places. Reimbursement is made to the drivers who did not come on the start list without deduction of SEK 500. If this occurs, contact is direct to the / the drivers concerned.
Until Februari 19 refundable application fee with a deduction of SEK 500 – Customised by cancellation. After February 19, medical certificates alternative veterinary certificate on the span submitted to the organizer in the original later than 14 days after the competition’s final day in order to gain entry fee with a deduction of SEK 500 refunded.
Change of driver and/or class cost 500 SEK
Form with dogs chip number provided in conjunction with veterinary inspection.
The race is at your own risk.
For more information or questions, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stage 1 Norråker-Borgafjäll Snowcamp 78 km
Start in Norråker. The first 10 km follow the village skii-tracks before we continue on the snowmobile trail towards Borgafjäll. After about 30 km we are passing a small plowed road that may be unsupervised. There will be warning signs before. The trail passes by Saxvattnet after around 50 km, who is NOT a checkpoint for the race. BTT Classic have their camp there. The rest of the trail to CP1 follows a unused road before it connects in to the snowmobile trails between Risbäck and Borgafjäll via Oxvattnet. CP1 is situated just by Borgafjäll Snowcamp just by the car road.
Stage 2 Borgafjäll Snowcamp- Borgafjäll Snowcamp 117 km
The stage follows Korpåleden northwest out of Borgafjäll towards Slipsik cabin with a lot of elevation up and down the mountain. After Slipsiken we go north passing Klimpfjäll and Kultsjön. After that we turn up the mountain again towards Gitsfjön via Saxnäs and then over the mountain back to Borgafjäll.
Stage 3 Borgafjäll snowcamp-Borgafjäll cp 3 61 km
Takes you up the mountain northbound towards Saxnäs. Then a turn towards Gitsfjäll and back over the mountain to Borgafjäll and CP3.
Stage 4 Saxvattnet-Norråker 78 km
Stage 4 takes us back towards Norråker the same way as stage 1, except around 20 km when we go over Bastunäsfjället. After that mountain trip we connect in to the snowmobile trail again. This stage is shared with BTT Classic day 3 tour