Skiers completed OSCR on their own terms
February 4, 2021
SEELEY LAKE - Skiers were given free reign to run the 39th annual OSCR cross country ski race whenever they wanted last weekend.
Participants were recommended to begin the self-supported 10-, 22- or 44-kilometer course from 8 - 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30 or Sunday Jan. 31. Due to the lack of snow, the 25k loop was shortened to a 22k, making the longest distance 44k.
According to Lynn Carey, Seeley Lake Nordic Club vice-president and race director, the club could not formally organize the event because they were unable to get insurance and subsequently a service permit because it would be...