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HEAD Downhill

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  • January 30, 2022
    January 30, 2022

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The BIG event is back. The one you've been asking for... THE HEAD DOWNHILL. Mark your calendars for this premiere northern Michigan racing event on Sunday, January 30, 2022!

This World Cup-style race is open to everyone with different age-classes on each course, along with awards in all classes of male and female divisions. Whether you come as a racer or a spectator, this exciting event offers plenty to entertain including tailgating, special events, and an awards party that brings the competition's excitement to an action-packed finish.

Please note the original date of this race has changed and is now January 30, 2022.

  • When: Sunday, January 30
    Juniors: Juniors will race down Little John starting at 10am
    Adults: Adults will race down North Challenger starting at 12pm
    Cost: Age Classes: $35 | Open Class (qualify for cash payout): $50

    On-Site Registration:

    Friday, January 28: 3pm – 8pm

    Saturday, January 29 : 12pm-8pm

    No registration on Sunday. Bibs, t-shirts and lunch vouchers can also be picked up during this time, at the registration table behind the Main Lodge.

    HEAD Downhill Race Route

  • Little John: 5 & under | 6&7 | 8&9 | 10&11 | 12&13 | 50-59 | 60+

    Challenger: 14-18 | 19-29 | 30-39 | 40-49 | 50+ | Open Class (eligible for cash payout)

  • Join us directly following the race for the award ceremony behind Zoo Bar.

    All participants will receive this year's exclusive Boyne Highlands HEAD Downhill race t-shirt. In addition, there will be a raffle of prizes valued up to $4k, with prizes provided by HEAD and Boyne Country Sports. 

    Open Class Cash Payout: Racers participating in the open class division of the HEAD Downhill will have the opportunity to win a cash payout. 

    Location: Prizes will be awarded directly after the race behind Zoo Bar.

    Food: Stay tuned for details on food information for racing participants.