Enjoy a three-day celebration of cross country skiing and nordic legends. The Birkie is Western Canada’s Premier classic-style cross country ski event and one of only three Birkebeiner Loppets in the world; Norway and the USA host the other two. Formed in 1985, the Birkie continues the tradition of honouring perseverance, courage and fortitude…as well as lots of Nordic Fun for every level!
Elevator Race is a multisport race including paddling, road biking, snowshoe/running, MTBiking, Nordic skiing and downhill skiing. The race can be done individually or as a Team of 2-7. The event starts in Penticton at Sicamous beach and ends at Apex ski resort.
Race reports from running races, triathlons, duathlons, adventure races, obstacles runs, bike races and more!
“You donâ€™t have to go fast. You just have to go.”