Changes to the race format have been developed for the 2016 race year and beyond. Following is a summary of this format.
The race will be changed to a category format:
|Category||Gender||Age Group||Award Group|
|Mini Schuss SK||Female||10 - 13||1|
|Mini Schuss SB||Female||10 - 13||1|
|Mini Schuss SK||Male||10 - 13||2|
|Mini Schuss SB||Male||10 - 13||2|
|Snowboard||Female||14 - 17||3|
|Snowboard||Female||18 - 40||4|
|Snowboard||Female||41 - 60||5|
|Snowboard||Male||14 - 17||7|
|Snowboard||Male||18 - 40||8|
|Snowboard||Male||41 - 60||9|
|Recreational||Female||14 - 17||11|
|Recreational||Female||18 - 40||12|
|Recreational||Female||41 - 60||13|
|Recreational||Male||14 - 17||15|
|Recreational||Male||18 - 40||16|
|Recreational||Male||41 - 60||17|
|Competitive Ski||Female||14 +||19|
|Competitive Ski||Male||14 +||20|
Teams are still part of the race. Competitors from any category can be grouped as a 3 racer team to compete for the best combined guess time.
Mini Schuss has two sub categories, SK-Skis and SB-Snowboard. If there are enough snowboarders in a race they will be recognized seperately.
Awards will be much the same as previous years, with