Our Mission

Skijor USA is committed the sport of Skijoring.  Born in the Skijoring capital of the USA, we support the efforts to to get Skijoring into the Olympics.  We aim to provide the national organization required for an Olympic bid.  We are focused on the unique needs of Skijoring and expanding trail access.


2015 National Skijoring Championship  February 6-7, 2016 
IFSS World Champoinship Event

Tenative Schedule:

Saturday February 6, 2016
One Dog National Championship
Lake Calhoun, Minneapolis, MN
Official Loppet Event Page for Saturday Events

  • Sprint Event.  Mass start format is a fan favorite with over 4,000 spectators. Start and finish at Loppet Carnival, race on Lake Calhoun. 
    • 10km National Championship Division (pro class)
    • 5km Recreational Division (all skijor dogs welcome)
    • 2.5km Microdog Division  (all skijor dogs wecome)

Sunday February 7, 2016
Two Dog National Championship - Point to Point Race
Theodore Wirth, Minneapolis, MN, to Lake Calhoun Loppet Finish area
Official Loppet Event Page for Sunday Events

  • Endurance Event.  Interval/Pursuit start.
    • 14km National Championship Division
    • 7km Recreational Division

 Historical Results

2015 Mora Vasaloppet Skijor Race - February 1, 2015 
IFSS World Champship Event

Sunday February 14, 2016
Mora, MN
(note: Vasaloppet Ski Races are held on Saturday begining this year)
Official Mora Website

  • 8.5k Pro Class : One or two dogs
  • 3k Recreation Class: One dog
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