Bighorn Bushwhack Adventure Race

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Do you have a goal to train for this winter? 

Are you new to Adventure racing and want to give it a go?

Have you registered for Expedition Canada and need a little race to warm up before the big event?

Check out our Bighorn Adventure races with a format that will suit everyone!  

 

Two Bighorn Bushwhack Races in 2023!

April 29th, 2023

3h & 8hr Adventure Race

 Disciplines:

 3-hour

 Total distance~22.5km
(plus advanced section) 

  -Trekking ~5km
  -MTB ~13.5km
  -Paddling ~4km
  -Advanced section (optional, distance TBC)

 8-hour
 Total distance~45km
(plus advanced section) 

 -Trekking ~10km
 -MTB ~27km
 -Paddling ~8km
 -Advanced section (optional, distance TBC)

Sep 9, 2023

24hr Adventure Race

 Categories:
 – Teams of 2 or 4 (Co-ed, Female or Male)

 Disciplines:
 Total distance: ~130km
(plus advanced section)
 -Trekking ~35km
 -MTB ~75km
 -Paddling (canoe only) ~20km
 -Advanced section (optional distance tbc)

Bighorn Bushwhack Race Rentals

April 29th 2023:

 Canoe, MTB, and Kayak Rentals are  available.

Fall 2023:

 Mountain Bike rentals are available. (Canoes are included in the race you do not need to rent or bring a Canoe). Kayaks will not be used in this race.

Give us a call at 250 492-3888 or book online now!  

Training

April 22-23, 2023

Adventure Race Camp

If you are interested in knowing more about adventure racing, Hoodoo Adventures offers Adventure Racing Camps. 

If you are thinking of giving adventure racing a go or if you just want a weekend full of adventures check this camp out. Over the two days we will go over all the disciplines that you can encounter in adventure racing including Orienteering, Rappelling, Climbing, Trekking, MTBiking and Paddling. We will also go over tips, equipment and strategies when it comes to racing.

Please send an email to [email protected] for more information

Training Plan

If you are looking for a training plan, look up

Jen Segger Endurance Coaching 

 

Sought out for her expertise in endurance training protocols, Jen has become a recognized name and leader in the coaching industry over the past 15 years.  Her athletes are located all over the world and range from the total newbie to the elite.  As a 20 year veteran of adventure racing, Jen has been racing at the highest level in the sport for several of the best teams in the USA and Internationally.  From winning world championship qualifiers to top podium finishes at the hardest races globally, Jen applies her knowledge and experience to all those she coaches.  After closing the doors to her successful high performance training studio in Squamish several years ago, Jen now works exclusively online, allowing athletes to better access her services. In addition to the individualized training plans that Jen writes, her athletes receive sport specific and individual guidance in nutrition as it relates to meeting the demands and stress of training.  She is also a certified strength & conditioning coach who highly encourages the application of a well rounded pre-hab, mobility and progressive strength plan that is specific to each person.  More recently, Jen has carved out a new niche for herself within the coaching realm as she applies the latest in performance research to her female clients, ensuring that these athletes are working with their own unique female physiology and not against it. She has dove into the connected application between endurance sports and applying measures to keep hormones happy, no matter what phase of life a female athlete may be in.  For those not seeking 1:1 personalized guidance but are still looking for a very comprehensive and performance based program, Jen has 3 new adventure racing training courses becoming available in 2021.  These virtual 5 month learning opportunities are designed to prepare athletes for 6hr, 12hr and 24 adventure races and include everything that an athlete needs to know to be successful when they toe the line. From the daily ins and outs of training for each discipline, nutrition, hydration, gear, foot care, mindset and transitions, look no further than one of Jen’s AR courses. 

 

2021 bighorn bushwhack Adventure race

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