Update 10 August 2018
For the 42km Kangaroo Hoppet
1. Half way (26km) To ensure competitor safety, no-one will be allowed to continue past the 26km point (in the Nordic Bowl) after 1.00 pm (or 3.5 hours after start time if there is a delay). The cut-off point will be halfway down the finish chute.
2. Dam Wall (32km) A second cut-off at 2.00 pm, or 4.5 hours after the start, will apply at the near side of the dam wall.
3. The jury may impose an additional cut-off beyond the dam wall on the second lap if it is determined that there is a risk to the health of the competitor and/or event officials/volunteers.
*Skiers who miss a cut-off may be credited with a Birkebeiner time and certificate.
For the 21km Australian Birkebeiner - New in 2018
1. Paralyser (12km) At the intersection of the Paralyser and the Two Pauls Track. No-one will be allowed to continue up the Paralyser after 12:20 p.m. or 2.5 hours after the start time.
The objective is to have all competitors finished by 3:30 p.m.
*Any changes to these cut-off times and locations will be announced.