Silver Fox Trot

Ford Sayre Nordic & Dartmouth Skiing present the


2018 Silver Fox Trot


named in honor of Al Merrill (aka the “Silver Fox”)

Races for All Age Groups in Hanover NH

New for 2018: BKL/Citizen Races are March 3rd, not on the day of the Eastern Cup

  • Dartmouth Carnival/NENSA Eastern Cup races at Oak Hill
    • Friday February 9, 2018 (Dartmouth College Carnival – EISA racers only)
    • Saturday February 10, 2018 (NENSA Eastern Cup & Dartmouth College Carnival – open to all U16 & up racers)
  • BKL and Citizen For updated location information, please click here or for registration & details on, click here.
    • Saturday March 3, 2018
    • Update 2/28: Location moved to Rikert Nordic Center in Ripton, VT

Volunteer to Help

Are you willing to volunteer your time to help with the Silver Fox Trot?  Sign up here!

Hotel Partners

Courtyard and Element, 10 minutes from the race site, are the official Silver Fox Trot hotels.  Details, special rates, and direct booking are on the hotels page.

2018 Race Sponsors

We are grateful to the businesses and organizations that sponsor the Silver Fox Trot!


Mascoma Savings Bank, Omer & Bob’s Sportshop, and The Children’s Fund of the Upper Valley, with the Element and Courtyard hotels, are our Gold sponsors.

Omer and Bob logo


Element logo Marriott logo childrens fund