WSA World Championship Snow 2020

Dear Members,

We’re pleased to announce that the 2020 WSA Sprint & Mid-Distance World Championships (on snow) will take place from 6th - 9th February 2020 in Zuberec/Slovakia.

Further details will follow in due course.

The WSA Board

Program (provisional):

  • Stake out opens: 5 February @ 10:00 hrs
  • Vet check: 5 & 6 February
  • First team leader meeting: 6 February @ 14:00 hrs
  • Opening ceremony: 6 February @ 18:00 hrs
  • Further team leader meetings: 7, 8 and 9 February @ 7:30 hrs
  • Start prologue Mid-Distance: 6 February @ 16:30 hrs
  • First start first heat Sprint: 7 Februay @ 8:30 hrs
  • Mushers' dinner: 8 February @ 19:00 hrs
  • Price giving ceremony: 9 February @ 15:30 hrs

Race Marshal: Arno Steichler


  • Fee to secure starting places: €15 per place. This is a non-refundable fee that will be deducted from the starting fee. Should the Championship need to be cancelled, this fee will remain with the organizers to cover the costs they incurred.
  • First start: €120 (this includes 2 vouchers for the mushers’ dinner for adult competitors and 1 for juniors; additional vouchers for the mushers’ dinner can be bought at the first team leader meeting)
  • Second start: €50
  • Juniors: Free
  • Late payment fees for entries/payments received after the first payment deadline: €20 (applies also to juniors)
  • Please note: All payments have to be made by our national Members. Payments by individual mushers will be returned.


  • 17 December: Registrations open at 20:00hrs CET
  • 31 December: Final deadline for WSA Members to request starting places
  • 3 January: Deadline for WSA Members to pay fees to secure starting places
  • 21 January: First payment deadline
  • 28 January: Second (final) payment deadline
  • Changes to classes entered can be made by the team leader up until 18:00 hrs on the day before the first start via email to Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!


  • National WSA Members have to request the number of starting places they require no later than 31 December by email to Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein!
  • All competitors have to be confirmed by our national Members. Members will receive a list of their competitors for approval no later than 21 January
  • Ort
    Zuberec / Slovakia
  • Datum
    06-09 Feb 2020


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