JNQ Schedule

2022-2023 Junior National Qualification Schedule

Athletes will need to compete in 3 out of the 6 qualifying races. Athletes must use 1 classic and 1 skate result to make up their 3 race average. Athletes can compete in all 6 races but an athletes ranking will be based on top 3 results in any combination but as stated above at minimum 1 result from each technique must be used.


Dec 17th -18th NENSA Eastern Cup Rikert VT ( out of region JNQ athletes can use both days to count towards Mid-A qualification ) ****Must have a USSA License and NENSA to compete ****

5/10km Classic Individual

5/5km Skate Pursuit Start


nensa.net/eastern-cup/eastern-cup-1/


Jan 7th and 8th Gore Mnt Ski Bowl North Creek NY

Skate Sprint

Classic 5-7.5k


Feb 4th-5th (ESGs) In coordination with Empire State Games Athletes will register via the ESG registration process.

5/10km Skate Mass (they have 5/20km) Saturday

5/7.5km Classic Mass Sunday


empirestatewintergames.com/event/eswg-cross-country/