Grizzly Ultra Ski Marathon & Relay
Start: Sunday, March 10, 2013 @ 9:00 AM (+00:00)
Canmore , AB T1W 2T6
Registration Closing Date
Sunday, March 10, 2013 @ 11:59 PM
The World Class Canmore Nordic Centre will host the new 50km Grizzly Ultra Ski Marathon & Relay. This former Olympic venue has an extensive network of trails offering many types of terrain suitable for all abilities. The Grizzly Ultra has 5 individual legs of varying difficulties for team members to choose from.
Included In Entry Fee
Registration fee includes: • Grizzly Beer Mug For All Finishers • World Class Event At Former Olympic Stadium Venue • Well Stocked Aid / Water / Nutrition Station • Highly Trained Medical / Emergency Evacuation Team
Teams may have less than 5 individuals if skiers wish to complete multiple legs. The team fee is the same regardless of the number of people on a team. The fee is charged per team, not per person. Team captains may add / delete or substitute team member names any time after registration until 14 days prior to the event at no cost by emailing email@example.com Relay categories include: all male, all female and mixed.
Ski Techniques Permitted
Classic and / or Skate techniques are both permitted. There will not be separate technique categories for awards / results.
The Canmore Nordic Centre
Developed for the 1988 Winter Olympic Games, the Canmore Nordic Centre remains a world-class facility. The Centre was significantly renovated in 2005 to re-establish itself as one of the top cross country ski destinations in the world. Come enjoy the great outdoors in the company of Olympians.
Team up for the 5 person relay or tackle the entire 50km as a solo participant. All 5 legs will start and finish in the main cross country stadium. Each leg has been graded for level of difficulty by adding distance to the total elevation gain. The most difficult (Leg 1) has been rated at 5 Claws on the scale while Leg 5 received a rating of 1 Claw categorizing it it as the least difficult.