The Jack Pine 30

Musher Information

» VET CHECK FORM

Questions regarding the Jack Pine 30 should be emailed to: tgillesp@nmu.edu

Schedule

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 2019

MANDATORY MEETINGS

Musher meeting 8:30 AM. – First Baptist Church (North Billings Street, Gwinn, MI).

See Race Rules re: penalties.

Bag checks after musher meeting in start area.

START

10:00 AM. — First Baptist Church (North Billings Street, Gwinn, MI)

FINISH

The First Baptist Church (North Billings Street, Gwinn, MI)

NOTES:

The Jack Pine 30 is a 6-dog race with a minimum of 4-dogs, Waiver/Release form must be filled out, signed and submitted during MANDATORY MUSHER MEETING.

Fees: Entries may be paid via PayPal on UPDSA website, http://up200.org/jackpine-30-registration/

Early entry fee must be submitted on or before February 1, 2019,  cost $60.00

After February 1, 2019, cost $70.00

50% refund for cancellations on or prior to February 1st

NO REFUND FOR ANY REASON  AFTER FEBRUARY 1st

ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN 4pm on THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2019

Bib numbers and starting times will be assigned in the order entries are received.

Entry: Includes UPSDA lapel pin which will be issued during roll call at pre-race musher meeting.

The UPSDA reserves the right to reject any entry for just cause.  Mushers under age 14 need special written permission from the UPSDA.

Entrants must download 2019 JP30 Race Rules  and Vet Check Form.

Mandatory gear & equipment:  compass, working head lamp, working brake, snow hook, sled bag, neck lines, cable cutter if cable gangline used, knife, first aid kit including Ace bandages & pressure dressings, waterproof matches or lighter; one set (4) booties per dog; spare collar and harness; see race rules for complete list.

Dogs’ parvovirus/distemper and rabies vaccinations must be current, and a completed “Vet Record Check Form” must be submitted at the start of the musher meeting.  Each dog is given a hands-on vet check prior to the race.

A veterinarian will be available throughout the race.