The Squirrel Hill Skiathlon is a continuous, dual-technique race. Participants ski one lap in the classic technique, exchange gear, and immediately head out for a lap of skate skiing. Total race distances are 24km (9.4km classic + 15km skate), 10km (3.9km classic + 6.1km skate), and 4.5km (2.2km classic + 2.3km skate). Awards are given to top overall and age class male and female finishers. Children enjoy our 2km "Beat the Bunny" race with completion awards for all participants.