First timers or seasoned veterans alike can race any or all of the Canadian Cup events for Winter 2015/16. We have pan-event support from a number of sponsors arranged and would like particularly to thank Buff Canada for their commitment.
2015/16 Title Sponsor
Buff Canada is the title sponsor for the 2015/16 Race Calendar. We thank them for their support.
The National Cup Race Series
“New this winter will be our attempt to coordinate all registration through Zone4. Parallel events in the USA, as part of the USSMA series, and possibly some qualifying format races as outlined on the SkimoEast calendar, can count towards an athlete’s national ranking.
- December 5, 2015: Vert180, Canada Olympic Park, Calgary
- January 9-10, 2016: Castle Mountain Ski Mountaineering Race
- January 23, 2016: Fernie, BC The Lizard Skinner
- February 20, 2016: ROAM Randonnée Rally, Whitewater, Nelson
- March 19, 2016: Canadian Ski Mountaineering National Championships at the Ken Jones Classic, Lake Louise, AB
- April, 2016: Season Wrap Party Relay, location TBD
North American Championships have been confirmed for the Wasatch Powder Keg, Brighton Ski Resort, Salt Lake City UT – Friday through Sunday 04 – 06 March 2016 (Sprint, Individual, Team, possible ISMF Referees Course prior).
The first Skimo Race Championships in Quebec and Vermont will be held this winter at 10 resorts in eastern Canada/USA. The full race calendar and details are available over at skimoeast.com