This classic race will showcase the best Kelowna has to offer in outdoor recreation.   The new course will take you from stunning Nordic trail networks, down back roads overlooking the valley vistas and the beautiful Okanagan Lake to winding vineyard roads past world renowned wineries, creek side and lake side running trails finished with a paddle on the picturesque lake.  Participants will Nordic ski, snowshoe trail run,mountain bike, road bike, road run and finally paddle across the finish line in downtown Kelowna in front of the Tree Beer Institute, bringing you the first annual Ski2Tree.   A range of categories provides an opportunity for both competitive athletes as well as fun loving thrill seekers to compete in another one of our kick arse events!

Thank you to all the athletes, volunteers and partners who supported the 1st Annual Ski2Tree Race!  The Day was a huge success and we look forward to growing the event in the years to come.  
Want to know how it all went down?
Click here for the 2017 White Kennedy Ski2Tree Results
Photos coming soon!

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Overview

It is important to highlight that 100% of the net proceeds of this Series are donated to a not for profit society that supports local youth  – The  Youth Outdoor Recreation Society. (Y.O.R.S) provides affordable programs for mainstream and at-risk youth in the Okanagan to participate in outdoor recreation, education and leadership activities.  Community Support is very important to our company, we believe strongly that giving back to the community creates more opportunity and success for everyone, and where better to start then by exposing our kids to all the things we cherish about this valley.  There is no better classroom than the great outdoors.

 

Saturday March 11, 2017

Kelowna Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Club to Downtown Kelowna, BC

SOLOS AND TEAMS ♦ DESCEND 6 STAGES ♦ 3000′ ♦ 88k

Gravity Fed Relay, Plus a Bunch of Sweet trail and back Road Bits

Pre Race Meeting

We will also host a pre-race meeting on Friday evening at the Delta Grand at 7pm, it is recommended that you attend.  Check in will take place both Friday evening and late check in Saturday morning (we encourage you to check in Friday night).

Volunteers!!

We are still in need of quite a few volunteers for the weekend!  We need both on course and timing volunteers.  The commitment is anywhere from 2-5 hours starting at 8am and finishing no later than 4:30pm.  Volunteers receive a branded glass, beer ticket and pizza at the Tree Beer Institute!  Please contact lyndie@hoodooadventures.ca if you or anyone you know can help out.

Start and Finish

The race starts at 8:30am at the Kelowna Nordic Center and finishes in downtown Kelowna in front of the Tree Beer Institute!

Click here for updated Race course map.  This map has been created to enable participants to study the course pre-race. You will be informed of any changes to the course due to weather at the race briefing.  This will also be posted on the website.

Relay Overview

Nordic Overview
Mountain Snowshoe Run Overview
Mountain Bike Overview
Road Cyclist Overview
Road Run Overview
Paddle Overview

Registration now open!

Early Bird Before Jan. 1 Before Jan. 15 Before Feb. 15 Before March 1st After March 1
Solo $140 $175 $210 $250 $275
Team of 2 $170 $205 $240 $280 $300
Team of 3 $225 $260 $295 $345 $375
Team of 4 $255 $290 $300 $400 $425
Team of 5 $285 $320 $355 $400 $425
Team of 6 or 7 $300 $335 $370 $425 $450
Junior Team

Student Team

$130

$150

$150

$170

$175

$195

$200

$250

$250

$350

Student or Junior Solo (University student or under age 18) $80 $110 $140 $175 $200

Kayak Rental Rates

Singles $20
Doubles $40 – sold out

Pre-race practice rentals available.  Boats will be delivered to start line on race day.  Contact us to book, first come first served.

Other Rentals

Please contact us if you require other equipment, we can help you organize snowshoe, road bike and mountain bike rentals on a first come first served basis. Nordic ski rentals are also available at the Kelowna Nordic Center.  This is a great option for those who are traveling to take part in the event!

Participant Info

Waivers
Teams
Solos
Orphans

Accommodation

Great accommodation rates are now available from our partners at the Delta Grand and the Royal Anne Hotels, only a short walk to the finish line action!

Royal Anne Rates

Delta Rates

 

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