5 Peaks Race 3 – Cypress Mountain

  • Date
    Saturday, 26 July, 2014
  • Time
    From 07:00 am to 01:00 pm UTC
  • Organizer name

  • Price
    $50.00
  • Website
  • Address
    Cypress Mountain
    6000 Cypress Bowl Rd
    West Vancouver, BC

Description:

Cypress Mountain is located in Cypress Provincial Park, only a 30 min drive from downtown Vancouver. Whether you are looking to enjoy the sunny weather with a rugged hike or a quiet afternoon exploring the trails, Cypress Mountain has a variety of summer activities to offer - like TRAIL RUNNING! Cypress Mountain was the Official Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard Venue for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games and is located in West Vancouver.

When

July 26, 2014

Directions:

26 minute drive from downtown Vancouver. Take the Trans-Canada (Highway 1) westbound towards Horseshoe Bay, get off at Exit 8, and follow the road to Cypress Bowl. Top of the road ~ Nordic/Cross Country Ski Area. 

Event Schedule:

7:00 AM - Registration / Packet Pickup for all Events

8:15 AM - Start of 3km Kids Timed Event

8:45 AM - Start of Children's Challenge ( Free Kids Event )

8:45 AM - Package Pickup and registration closes

9:00 AM - Start for the Sport and Enduro Event

9:30 AM - Post race food & beverage available in race compound

11:00 AM - Awards Ceremony

Distance & Fees:

 

 
Childrens Challenge 1km FREE FREE FREE
Timed Kids Race 3km $15 $20 NO RACE DAY ENTRY
Sports Course 6 to 8km $45 $50 NO RACE DAY ENTRY
Enduro Course 10 to 12km $45 $50 NO RACE DAY ENTRY
Half Marathon Course n/a      

Terrain:

Combination of single-track, x-country ski trails, and hiking trails, a true trail run from start to finish!

Elevation Gain:

Half Marathon Course:

n/a

Enduro Course:

450m

Sport Course:

150m 

First Aid & Water Stations:

2 Water/Aid Stations(1 at start / finish area, and 1mid way through course). First Aid attendants at the Start/Finish area, at aid station and throughout course with radio communication. Course sweep will travel behind last racer.

Washrooms:

Washroom facilities and outhouses available at Start / Finish area.

Parking:

Plenty of parking.

Important Notes

In the interest of racer safety and because of the size of our attendance and the technicality of our course, it’s dangerous! NONE OF THESE THINGS BELONG ON THE TRAIL DURING THE RACE. 

- No dogs

- No headphones

- No strollers or baby joggers

- No nordic walking poles

Spectators:

Spectators Welcome...best viewing from start/finish area.

Awards & Prizes:

Awards ceremony will be held following completion of all competitors. (Approximately 11:00am). Awards are given to the top three male and female finishers in each age category in all distances, as well as top three male and female finishers overall.

Registration Deadline and Fee:

July 23, 2014 at midnight

Early Bird Deadline and Fees

March 31, 2014 at midnight

Registration:

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