Google Calendar & List of Key Dates

Key Dates

BKL (2018-2019)


  • Jan 1: Thetford Festi-vent, Thetford Academy, 1pm, Ford Sayre families only – CANCELED
  • Jan 12: Bogburn Classic, Pomfret, VT
  • Jan 19: Silver Fox Trot BKL, hosted by Ford Sayre, held at Rikert Nordic Center, Middlebury, VT
  • Jan 27: Mountain Top Paintball Biathlon, Chittenden, VT
  • Feb 9: Woodstock Sweetheart Race, Woodstock, VT – FS supported for Grades K-4
  • Feb 10: Mansfield Nordic Skiathlon, Craftsbury, VT – FS supported for Grades 5-8
  • Feb 24: Strafford Relays, Strafford, VT
  • Mar 2&3: BKL Festival, Middlebury, VT, click here for more info

Community / Program Wide Events:

  • Ongoing: Reserve room for BKL Festival in VT, click here for more info
  • Sept 26: Deadline for reserving Mont Sainte-Anne rooms for December ski trip
  • Oct 9: Omer and Bob’s Team Night, 6:00-8:00pm, (Lebanon, NH. Team discounts for ski gear and garb)
  • November 4 (Sunday): Ford Sayre Ski Sale,12:00 – 2:30pm at the Richmond Middle School. A great source for used gear! (Hanover, NH)
  • November 6 (Tuesday) : Parent Info Night: 5:30pm, location Mayer Room, Howe Library
  • November 18 (Sunday): Family Hike up Holts Ledge, Lyme, 10am
  • TBD: Ford Sayre BKL Coach Training Clinic; (Location & Time: TBD). If you’d like to help with coaching, please contact Jay Davis
  • Starting December 15th, prices increase for Dartmouth XC Ski Season Trail Pass

First/Last practice dates for 2018-2019:

  • Tuesday, November 6: Coaches Only Practice (no kids)
  • Thursday, November 8: First Practice for 3rd-8th Grades (3:30-4:30pm)
  • Friday, November 9: First Practice for 5-8th Grade Friday Race Clinics (3:30-4:30pm)
  • Tuesday, November 27: First Practice for K-2nd Grades (3:30-4:30pm)
  • Friday, Feb 22: Last Practice for 5-8th Grade Friday Race Clinics
  • Tuesday, March 5: Last Day of Practice for K-8th Grade Programs

NENSA calendar:  click here for link.