Oosik Classic Race & Tour

It’s a wrap on Oosik 2021. We look forward to seeing you IN PERSON on Saturday March 12, 2022!

All buffs have been mailed! If you didn’t get yours send an email to coordinator@denalinordicskiclub.org.

And the Winners Are…

Furthest Skiers from Talkeetna: Tunnel Family of Maine competing in both the 25/50K divisions – Loon Glass of Talkeetna fused glass window hanging

Oldest Skier in the 50K – John Wood, Eagle River (73 years young) Acai Anchorage Gift Certificate

Youngest Skier in the 25K – Patton Douthit, Eagle river (6 years young) Acai Anchorage Gift Certificate

Best Costume: Williams Family of Anchorage celebrating PI day (3.14) skiing on 3/14 – Loon Glass of Talkeetna fused glass window hanging

Special Creative Costume Prize: Joe Page, TalkeetnaSkiing” in the Arizona desert of Arizona photo series (check out the Oosik FB page) – Conscious Coffee Gift Certificate

Wooden Woolie Division

All four entrants were great and true to the theme with woolen clothes, leather boots, wood skis and poles. Each will receive a Ski Talkeetna wool hat.

Roger Robinson of Talkeetna, Harold and Barbara Parker, Eagle River and Wendy Lindberg, Anchorage

Junior Oosik: Best costume while skiing

Giant Dog – Jaide Workman of Willow, Spinach Break Gift Certificate

Random Winners

We used an online random number generator to pick 7 numbers between 1-253. The numbers correspond to the order a person registered.

(164)Miriam Maroney, Palmer – Acai Anchorage Gift Certificate

(32) Sophia Kristich, Palmer – Talkeetna Air Taxi Hydroflask thermos

(210) Bobbie Jones, Colorado – Handmade in Talkeetna by DNSC board member Sam Christmas, wood/metal bottle opener

(62) Dana Bruden, Anchorage – Handmade in Talkeetna Wool Mittens from The Wright Mitten

(127) Art Copoulos, Anchorage – Acai Anchorage Gift Certificate

(129) Courtney Shaffer, Talkeetna – Talkeetna Spinach Bread Gift Certificate

(251) Michael Dickinson, Wasilla – Conscious Coffee Gift Certificate


Big thanks to Denali Brewing for being our long time sponsor and helping with the Walrus Buffs.

Prizes Donated by These Great Companies

Loon Glass – Hanging fused glass cairns

Sam Christman Woodworking – Bottle opener

Glacier Glam Skirts – Cozy wool mittens

Talkeetna Air Taxi – Hydroflask

Acai Alaska Restaurant – Gift Certificates

Conscious Coffee – Gift Certificate

Spinach Bread – Gift Certificate (open May 15)