RUn up, ski down
Défi SkimoEast MONT SUTTON is a skimo event occuring at MONT SUTTON on Saturday March 11, 2017. The race, presented by Smartwool, will start at 1 PM. The 2017 course still has to be determined but you'll have the choice between a short course and a long course with distance similar to the 2016 courses.
For people who want to try it for a first time, 10 places are available for a guided tour of the short course.
Skiers and snowboarders with gear weighting over 12 pounds (skis, bindings and boots or splitboard and boots) can subscribe in the ski-rando / splitboard category and will have their own classification and podium.
Print and share the event poster:
- Online registration and gear reservation closes 24h before the event;
- With the exception of 16 and under, registration will cost 10$ more (50$) after February 25th;
- On site registration are only possible for the race;
- For Quebec residents, mandatory insurance with FQME for racing. 10$ for the race, 32$ for the year. See ski de montagne option.
- For racers who resides outside of the province, proof of insurance is required for racing.
- Défi SkimoEast MONT SUTTONis part of Smartwool-SkimoEast championship and as such point will be awarded for the general classification.
- Multiple participation prices from our partners.
Information on the courses (2016 ---- 2017 COURSE TO BE DETERMINED)
Race - Short course (1 loop):
- Distance : about 5 km.
- Total elevation gain : about 480 m.
- Distance : about 15 km.
- Total elevation gain : about 1 380 m.
The loop follows the new uphill trails of MONT SUTTON. The descent slopes are still to be determined according to conditions.
Saturday March 11, 2017
- 11h to 12h30 - Race registration and bib pickup at the base lodge
- 13h00 - Défi SkimoEast race start
- 15h30 to 16h - Prize giveaways