About Wausau 525 Snowmobile Championship
For 2018, the Wausau 525 Snowmobile Championship is proud to welcome back the TLR Cup Tour and United States Snowmobile Association (USSA) Pro Star Racing Series to Central Wisconsin. The TLR Cup Tour is America's premier ice oval snowmobile racing series; A ten race competition across four (4) snowmobile racing associations. The Wausau 525 Snowmobile Championship features Pro Champ 440 race classes both Saturday and Sunday in competition for the TLR Cup. USSA is the world's oldest snowmobile race sanctioning body who handles race direction, operations, race registration, tech inspection, insurance and safety. It all comes together January 27-28, 2018 in Wausau, Wisconsin with cool sleds and FAST times on the 110ft wide ice oval known by fans, locals and those everywhere on the race circuit as simply "The 525," named in honor and memory of Philip "Flip" Merwin #525 who lost his life in a snowmobile accident in 2003.
Racing to Help the Community.
Proceeds from the Wausau 525 Snowmobile Championship, the AMA ATV ICE Racing Grand National Championship featuring the Midwest Motorcycle Shootout and August-Oh Fest (a tractor pull and motorcycle racing event being held August 17-18-19, 2018 at the Wausau 525 track) all benefit Flip's Fund, the event charity to help critically ill children and partnering community organizations. We appreciate your attendance at all of our events as it helps us support more kids and their families again this year. More...
Motorcycles on Ice at Wausau 525? YES!
There's more to the Wausau 525 than just snowmobile racing. We KNOW fans of all ages enjoy watching motorcycle racers out on the Wausau 525 ice oval so we've worked very hard to bring an AMA ice racing event to Winter. Don't miss the AMA ATV Ice Racing Grand National Championship coming to the Wausau 525 track on Saturday, February 10, 2018 plus Central Wisconsin Ice Racing Association (CWIRA) ATV & Motorcycle Races on Sunday, February 11th! See full event schedules/links...
Kids Racing Too; It's ON!
The NEXT generation of snowmobile racers will give it a go again this year at the Wausau 525 thanks to Wisconsin Kids Snowmobile Racing Association (WKSRA) and Wisconsin Kitty Cat Racers (WKCR), family-oriented organizations that promote youth snowmobile racing while offering kids an opportunity to have FUN in a controlled, safe and competitive environment. Wausau 525 is also proud to host the prestigious Badger State Winter Games Youth Snowmobiling competitive events for 2018.
It's GO Time.
Stop out to the Wausau 525 Snowmobile Championship January 27-28, 2018 and see today's top pro and semi-pro snowmobile racers, their rides, the race rigs, vendor expo areas, plus popular local teams and other special motorsports features all weekend! See full schedule...
From a Racers Perspective
Making The Turn: Racing Wausau 525
Racing at Wausau 525 in 2017 with racer Cody Knutson #98.
Video credit: Top Tier Motorsports & Farm Team Films
Making Ice at the Wausau 525 Track