Info and Rules

Skiers and Snowboarders

Join us in Celebrating 30 Years!

30th Annual New Jersey Firefighters Ski Race

 Mountain Creek Ski Area
200 Route 94 – Vernon, NJ 07462

Hosted by

Jersey City Firefighters and Officers

Friday, February 17, 2017

Check-In 8:00am / Race Start 10:00am / Race Finish 12:30pm

At Kink Restaurant – Race Held on Bear Creek “Kamikaze” Trail



$80 per person/ $400 per team of five
(Registration Day-of: $90 per person or $450 per team of five)
Partial teams are accepted (We combine partial teams or fill in your team)
Buffet and lift tickets available for non-racing family and friends
Discounted ski rentals available with proper ID $15.00 at
McAfee Ski & Snow Board – 105 State Rt. 94, Vernon, NJ

To keep buffet costs to a minimum Committee must provide a total head count
Kindly pre-register. This will also make check-in faster and more efficient.

For information call: Mark Ellerson at (609) 709-8174 or e-mail

Team pre-registration of $400 due by February 15, 2017

Checks made payable to: NJFF Ski Race

c/o Mark Ellerson
20 Long Acre Drive
Cream Ridge, NJ  08514
(609) 709-8174


  1. Course and timing by Mountain Creek employees. Decisions of judges are final.
  2. Five-person teams must carry one 50 foot length of hose through gated race course.
  3. All racers must wear fire helmet and turnout coat. Loss of any gear or part of results in 5 second penalty for the team.
  4. Any team member(s) not holding hose through finish gate will result in 5 second penalty for the team. Any member(s) not finishing the course will result in 5 second penalty for the team.
  5. Minimum of 3 racers must cross finish line holding the hose to score a time.
  6. Hoses supplied by Race Committee. Racers supply their own turnout gear and helmets.
  7. All racers must sign release on registration form to be eligible to race.
  8. One race time per registration, unless directed by Race Committee