Skiing Sets Sights on UVM Carnival

Photo by Cameron Ciccone
Photo by Cameron Ciccone

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—The Harvard ski team travels to Stowe, Vt. this weekend to contest the UVM Carnival, Feb. 1-2. The alpine team will compete on the Spruce Peak Main Street trail located on Mount Mansfield while the nordic squad will compete at the Trapp Family Lodge.

Event: UVM Carnival
Dates:
Feb. 1-2
Venue:
Stowe Mountain Resort (Alpine), Trapp Family Lodge (Nordic)
Location:
Stowe, Vt.
Start Times:
-Friday:
9 a.m. (Alpine), 9:30 a.m. (Nordic)
-Saturday:
9 a.m. (Alpine), 9:30 a.m. (Nordic)
Start Lists and Results:
Click here.

What to Know
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Last year at UVM, the Crimson finished 11th in a field of 15 schools, picking up 293 points.
-Last time out, Harvard traveled to New Hampshire to contest the UNH Carnival, earning a 10th place finish out of 15 competitors.
-Alpine captain Nellie Ide continued to show proficiency on the slopes, taking 16th in the giant slalom and 30th in the slalom to lead the pack.
-First-year James Kitch continued his standout rookie campaign with an impressive performance in the cross-country events, earning ninth place in the men's 20K mass start and 20th in the freestyle sprint.

Up Next
The Crimson makes a quick turnaround, returning to the mountain next weekend for the Dartmouth Carnival, Feb. 8-9.