The Loppet Foundation is thrilled to host the 2018 Masters World Cup, taking place January 19 – 26, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The World Cup event is open to men and women skiers of all abilities who are 30 years of age and older.
More than 1,000 racers from over two dozen countries will come to compete in up to three individual events, choosing between skate or classic. Skiers require no qualification process, and the series welcomes all abilities.
Since 1980, the Masters World Cup has been the annual championship of the best Masters skiers from around the word.
In 2017 the event was held in Klosters (CHE) and in 2019, Beitostolen (NOR) is the official host. We look forward to seeing you this January in Minnesot
Skiers ranging from 30 to 90+ years require no qualification process, and the series welcomes all abilities. Racers can expect three individual races and a national team relay for all age/gender categories.
Central Cross Country Skiing offers a variety of programming options to help master skiers prepare for race season including: