Invitation

Polardistans 2020

PD300 celebrating 20th anniversary
PD300 WSA Long Distance World Championship

Särna, 2-7 March 2020


For the 20th year in a row SPHK invite mushers of registered polar dogs (Alaskan malamute, Greenland dog, Samoyed and Siberian husky) to the Polardistans.

Polardistans 300 km celebrates it’s 20th anniversary and is honored to host the WSA Long Distance World Championship title during the 2020 years competition. Polardistans 160 km is carried through as usual, but without a championship status.

Like previously years the start and finish takes place at Särna camping in Särna.


DISTANCES / CLASSES

 

POLARDISTANS MD 160 km POLARDISTANS WSA LD WC 300 km        
PD160 1-4 dogs Nordic PD300 1-4 dogs Nordic
PD160 B 8 dogs PD300 B 8 dogs
PD160 C 8 dogs PD300 C 8 dogs
  PD300 B 12 dogs
  PD300 C 12 dogs

Grupp B: Alaskan malamute, Greenland dog and Samoyed Grupp C: Siberian husky

STARTING FEE

Class Before 31/12-2019 After 31/12-2019
PD160 3000 SEK 3500 SEK
PD300 4000 SEK 5000 SEK

Payment instuctions are to be found at the bottom of the invitation.

AGE LIMITS MUSHER

Age limit for mushers: 18 years regardless of distance and class.

AGE LIMITS DOGS

Age limits for dogs: 18 months regardless of distance and class. Please be aware that the age for participating in the competition are different from the age limits in the rules for the swedish working dog test. Please check SPHKs rules for working dog test.

ENTRY

Entry is done directly at the website, www.polardistans.se. Your entry will be posted on the website as soon as we have received your payment. Your entry is not completed untill the starting fee is paid in full. The entry follows the musher, NOT the dogs.

CANCELLATION / REFUND

For cancellation done before the 31st of January 2020 SEK 1000 will be paid back against medical and/or veterinarian certificate. For cancellations done after the 31st of January 2020 NO FEE WILL BE REFUNDED WHATEVER CERTIFICATE IS PRESENTED! It is the mushers responsibility to have an insurance covering the starting fee cost in case of injury or illness. Cancellation is done by email to: race@polardistans.se

The organizer reserves the right to cancel the competition if too few entries.


The website, www.polardistans.se, is updated continously, so it is important to visit the website regurlarly to get the latest information.

All questions are answered by Karina Andreasen +46 70 609 3326 or by e-mail: race@polardistans.se

 

The Swedish Polar Dog Club welcomes you all
to
POLARDISTANS!

 

SPHK (Svenska Polarhundklubben) 
C/O Paulsson
Nygårdsvägen 114-0
23191 Trelleborg
Sweden

BG: 5574-8404
IBAN NO: SE58 8000 0836 8398 4336 6932
BIC/SWIFT: SWEDSESS.
POLARDISTANS
Please state name, address cellphone and e-mail on your payment.