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Worldloppet Member Since 2014
The Ushuaia Loppet is 42 kilometers long and was created by the Club Andino Ushuaia (CAU). It was intended as a complement to its sister race, the Marchablanca, and the most important race in South America. The Marchablanca began in 1986 and has two distances, 21kms (elite) and 10 kms (promotional).
The 2017 Ushuaia Loppet 50 KM classic race will take place Saturday August 12th starting in the Tierra Mayor Valley. The 50 KM event is an official Worldloppet event. The accompanying 25 KM classic event on the same date is organized by the Club Andino Ushuaia and is a “popular” or citizens’ race.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are there identification or age requirements to enter the event?
DNI or passport is required. One must be eighteen or older to enter the 50 KM and 16 or older to enter the 25 KM.
What are the transportation and parking options?
Transportation is free on race day.
How can I contact the organizer if I have questions?
The Race Secretary can be reached at +54 9 2901546277 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
What is the refund policy?
In case of cancellation due to conditions, 70% of the amount paid by the skier will be refunded. The remaining 30% can be applied as a credit by the skier for the following year’s race.
Should I bring my printed ticket to the event?
It is not necessary to present one’s printed ticket.
Can I transfer the registration fee or the ticket?
Entry is not transferable.