2023 Park Ridge Open

Nov 11, 2023 - Nov 11, 2023 | ST Regional | Park Ridge, IL, USA

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    Park Ridge Short Track Speedskating Meet

    Date of the Race:

    Saturday, November 11, 2023

    Location: Oakton Ice Arena

    2800 Oakton St.

    Park Ridge, Illinois

    Hosted By The Park Ridge Speed Skating Club

    Sanctioned By US Speedskating

    Registration Closes:

    8 pm on Wednesday, November 8, 2023


    Complete the form online by 8pm on Wednesday, November 8, 2023! We will close registration early if we reach 100 skaters.

    Once you submit this form, you cannot make changes. If you made a mistake or have a correction, do not resubmit but instead send an email to prspeedskating@gmail.com (Duplicate entries will be deleted.)

    Registration Fee:

    $75 for Park Ridge Open Saturday November 11, 2023


    The Franklin Park Barrel Buster is on Sunday, November 12, 2023. Please consider doing both races if you are local or can stay in town overnight.


    Noon to - 1:00 p.m. Check In

    1:00 - 1:50 p.m. Warm Up

    2:00 p.m. Racing Begins

    5:45 p.m. RACING ENDS (We need to be completely off the ice by 6 p.m.)

    Track: 111.12 meters on an 85’ x 200’ surface

    This will be an ABILITY MEET - all ages, experience and skill levels are welcome. All skaters race in a heat and a final in each distance, time permitting. Skaters will be grouped by speed, ability and size to create full heats of competitive races to make the racing fun and beneficial. Organizers reserve the right to change the program, refuse any entry, and/or make/create/combine/change groups, based on the number of skaters and/or time constraints.

    Awards: Skaters must race all distances to qualify for an overall award unless injured or ill.

    $150 award to fastest 1000 m for both male and female skaters

    There will not be EMTs at this race but Lutheran General Hospital is less than one mile away.

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