Pacesetting Trials at Wachusett Mountain

Wachusett Mountain will host the New England Regional Pacesetting Trials.
Wednesday Jan. 3rd.

Each Liberty Mutual Insurance NASTAR resort is required to send, at minimum, two (2) pacesetters and not more than (5) pacesetters to earn certified pacesetting handicaps.

The Pacesetting Trials are not open to the public.


Wednesday, January 3

8:30am - 9:30am – Check-In: (main base lodge)

9:00am – Course Setting Clinic with Marco Sullivan: Challenger

10:00am - 11:00am – Coat Race: Jam format. Take as many runs as needed in one hour.

11:00pm - 12:30pm – Suit Race: Jam format. Take as many runs as needed in an hour and a half.

12:30am - 1:30pm – Lunch

2:00pm - 3:00pm – Slalom Race: Jam format. Take as many runs as needed in one hour.

3:30pm – Awards & NASTAR Presentation: Maple Room

  • Complimentary food and beverage

  • Review software and web site upgrades

  • Each pacesetter will be given Certified NASTAR Pacesetting Handicaps

  • Team awards will be presented to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Resort Teams. Teams will be scored using NASTAR Team Points during the suit race. The three highest scoring team members will be used to score each Resort Team.



Colonial Hotel in Gardner, MA       www.

  - Just 6 miles to Wachusett Mountain Ski Area

  - Nicely appointed / above average size rooms

  - Beautiful lobby area

  - Full restaurant and sports bar

  - Small indoor pool with a large hot tub and a sauna 

  - Bigger than average exercise/workout room


Our room rate for the night of January 2nd is $129/room. That’s single or double occupancy.   With tax it’s $142. Price includes breakfast.

To RSVP, Pacesetter participants simply need to call 978-630-2500. Use the rate code “Wachusett Nastar” to get the rate.