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The North Face Dirty Feet Snowshoe Fun ‘Saturday Night’ Run & Walk #3 February 27th, 2016


Event Details:

Registration is now open. Click Here! Get entered to win a North Face Jacket! (approx $200 value) Register for this event by January 5th! The more snowshoe runs you register for by Jan 5th, 2016 increases your entries and your chance of winning!!

The Dirty Feet Snowshoe Fun Run will be a fun running and walking event

The event will be held at Sun Peaks and will consist of  2 distances – Approximately 5km and 10km in distance for all ages.

Lots of prizes and snacks for everybody. Awards and prizes will be inside at the Cahilty Creek Bar and Grill. Stay tuned for a food and drink specials too!

Snowshoe Fun Run and Walk Distances:

5km, 10km distances are available. Snowshoe Walkers are welcome and encouraged to register for 5 km.

Race Package Pick-up

Pick up your race package on Saturday February 27th at the North Face store from 1:00-2:00pm. If you are not around during the day on Saturday you can pick up your race package starting at 4:30pm at the start/finish area.

Participant Check In:

Begins February 27th at 5:00pm at Start/Finish.

Need somwhere to stay?? – The Nancy Greene’s Cahilty Lodge will is offering a discounted rate for snowshoe run and walkers. Click here to link to the where to stay page for the discount codes!

Snowshoe  Map and Elevation Profile:

The course will be different from the previous years it will start near the clock tower and head towards the Burfield chair on the snowshoe trails and cross the main mountain finishing in the near the clock tower. A map for 2016 will be posted soon. Here’s a link to last years course. .  Click here to view the map.

The course will be a 5 km loop and the 10km will be 2 loops.

Start Time:

5km and 10 km starts at 5:30pm

Entry Fees:

5 km and 10 km fun run and walk early bird entry fee is $30 includes GST  January 1st – entry does not include on line processing fee.

Registration changes to $35 starting on January 1st includes GST – entry does not include on line processing fee.

Registration Deadline:

Register Now!! Click Here!

February 26th, 2015 at 6:00pm. (No Race Day Registration)

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

The North Face Dirty Feet Snowshoe Fun ‘Night Run & Walk’ #2 February 13th, 2016

Registration:

Registration is now open. Click Here to Register! Get entered to win a North Face Jacket! (approx $200 value) Register for this event by January 5th! The more snowshoe runs you register for by Jan 5th, 2016 increases your entries and your chance of winning!!


Event Details:  
 This will be a Saturday night run this year starting near the skating rink with the rest of the long weekend festivities also nice and close to the lodge to warm up afterwards. Awards and draw prizes will be inside at Happy Valley Day Lodge!! Bring your headlamp!

Enjoy Valentines Day snowshoeing and enjoying Big White Ski Resort!                                                   

The Dirty Feet Snowshoe ‘Night’ Fun Run will be a fun running and walking event for all ages.

This event will be held at Big White Ski Resort and will consist of 2 distances – Approximately 5km and 10km in distance

Lots of prizes from our sponsors snacks and for everybody, come on out and enjoy the resort.

Snowshoe Fun Run and Walk Distances:

5km, 10km distances are available. Snowshoe Walkers are welcome and encouraged to register for the 5 km.

Race Package Pick-up:

This will be at Big White in the Village Centre Mall/ Clock Tower – main building – outside of Ski Dazzle ski shop which is inside the mall. Pick up on Saturday Feb 13th from 1pm-2pm. If you are coming up to Big White later then pick up you race package at the start area at 4:30pm near the Happy Valley lodge and skating rink.

Where to Stay!

Big White is offering some great rates to stay up at the mountain for the snowshoe participants and volunteers – Come out for the weekend and enjoy some skiing too. Click here for the details on where to stay.

Getting There: Click here for more information on how to get to Big White Ski Resort. Big White Ski Resort is 56 km (35 mi) South East of Kelowna. Click here for more info on Big White.

Participant Check In:

Begins February 13th at 5:00pm at Start/Finish

Snowshoe  Map and Elevation Profile:

Course Map is now available online. Click here to see.

Snowshoe Video

Here’s a preview of the trails at Big White. Click here for video.

Start Time:

5km and 10 km start at 5:30pm

Entry Fees:

5 km and 10 km fun run and walk early bird entry fee is $30 includes GST until Jan 1st. Entry does not include on line processing fee.

Registration price changes to $35 on January 1st.

Registered racers will receive goodies from our sponsors and you will also all have access to the finish line food and a draw ticket for the awesome draw prize table.

Registration Deadline:

Registration is now open. Click here to register! (No Race Day Registration.)

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

Kicking off the 2016 Dirty Feet Race Series with the Family

Our family took part in the North Face Dirty Feet Snowshoe Fun Run/Walk at Stake Lake last Sunday. It was our second year participating in this fun 5km event on the snowshoe trails maintained by the Overlander Ski Club and the conditions were excellent!

We were greeted with a beautiful, sunny morning and plenty of fresh powder when we arrived at Stake Lake that day.  Vehicles and drivers generously provided by River City Nissan shuttled us (and all of our gear!) from the parking lot to the location of the start of the race.

Of course, we took the customary pre-race photo before we set off on our snowshoeing adventure as a family, along with just under 100 other participants!RSCN3842

I raced with our 6 year old, while my husband stuck to the back with our 5 year old as she tends to check things out at a much slower pace. My son kept up the pace by chatting with me throughout the race, singing songs and even surprising me with periodically running 10 second intervals!DSCN3832

When we finally arrived at the finish line, it wasn’t long before my son and I realized that he was about 20 minutes faster than last Continue reading Kicking off the 2016 Dirty Feet Race Series with the Family

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

The North Face Dirty Feet Snowshoe Fun Run & Walk #1 January 31st, 2016

Registration:

Registration is now open!! Click Here! Get entered to win a North Face Jacket! (approx $200 value) Register for this event by January 5th! The more snowshoe runs you register for by Jan 5th, 2016 increases your entries and your chance of winning!!

Event Details:                                                               

The Dirty Feet Snowshoe Fun Run will be a fun running and walking event for all ages.

This event will be held at Stake Lake and will consist of 2 distances – Approximately 5km and 10km in distance

Lots of prizes from our sponsors snacks and hot drinks for everybody, come on out and enjoy the day.

Snowshoe Fun Run and Walk Distances:

5km, 10km distances are available. Snowshoe Walkers are welcome and encouraged to register for the 5 km.

Shirt Options:

Don’t forget to purchase t-shirt when registering. Sizes and styles are limited. Available styles are shown below.

Sept #4 Shirts Logoed Web   Sun Peaks Shirts Logoed Web

Race Package Pick up: Race packages are available to pick up on Saturday January 30th from 4pm-6pm at Runners Sole. Out of town partipants can pick up there race packages at the start/finish at 9:30am. The Start area is not at the main parking lot please allow for 10 minutes to walk to the start area.

Getting There: If you need directions to Stake Lake Click Here.

Participant Check In:

Begins January 31st at 9:30am at Start/Finish

Snowshoe  Map and Elevation Profile:

Course will be similar to the 2015 course. Click here to see the 2015 Map and course profile the map and elevation profile.

The course should be finalized in the end of December as we should have enough snow.

Start Time:

5km and 10 km start at 10:30am

Entry Fees: Register on line or in person at Runners Sole in Kamloops.

Both the 5 km and 10 km fun run and walk early bird entry fee is $30 includes GST until January 25th. Entry does not include on line processing fee.

Registration price changes to $35 on  January 1st.

Registered racers will receive goodies from our sponsors and you will also all have access to the finish line food and a draw ticket for the awesome draw prize table!

Registration Deadline:

REGISTRATION is now open. Click Here! Registration closes January 29th (No Race Day Registration)

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!

The North Face Dirty Feet Trail Run #4 Kenna Cartwright Park

Trail Running event details:    Registration is now open. Click Here to Register.

This trail run is located on the beautiful trails in Kenna Cartwright Park in Kamloops BC and includes 5km, 10km and 21km courses. Offering a distance for all abillities so grab your shoes and sign up for a distance that suits you. Make sure to stick around for the awesome draw prizes from our great sponsors!! Click here for directions.

Trails: The trails are well marked with flags and arrows and at the finish there’s great food waiting for you like organic bananas and oranges, sweet and salty snacks and water and eload. Don’t forget the coffee and Banana Bread from Caffe Motivo in Kamloops.

Race Shirts: North Face Dirty Feet Technical T-Shirts are available for this race. Please Purchase your shirt at time of on line registration for best shirt selection. Shirts are $15 at time of registration. Shirt Sizes and Quantities are limited. Any shirts not purchased will be $20 at the race. Back of shirt will be posted soon. Shirts can ONLY be purchased on line!

Refund Policy  – Sorry No Refunds. –Your registration maybe transferred to another 2015 event but this must be requested 2 weeks prior to the event.

Race Video

Click here for a video of the trails you will be running on.

Racer Check In:

Check in will be September 27th from 8am to 9am at the Start/Finish area.

Race Package Pick-up

Race Packages will be available to pick up on Friday September 25th from 4-6pm and Saturday September 26th from 11-1pm at Location to be Determined. For out of towners that cannot make these times you can pick them up at the race on race day from 8am-9am.

Race Map and Elevation Profile:

Click here to check out the maps and elevation profiles. The course is the same.

Race Start Times:

21 km starts at 9:30am

10 km starts at 10:00am

5 km starts at 10:15am

Parking

For more parking options meet your friends at Runners Sole and car pool to the park or take a shuttle offered by River City Nissan.

Entry Fees: Entry fee does not include on line processing fee.

21 km race early entry fee is $50 includes GST. After September 21st race entry is $55.

10 km entry fee is $40 includes GST. After September 21st race entry is $45.

5 km race early entry fee is $35 includes GST. After September 21st race entry is $40.

You must register before Sept 21st, 2015 to receive a full bag of race goodies!

Volunteering: If you would like to volunteer please email INFO@DIRTYFEET.CA regarding volunteering for this event..

On-line Registration Deadline:

September 25th, 2015. (No Race Day Registration) Re

Jodi is originally from Montréal, Quebec but spent a few years in Northern New Brunswick after graduating from University. She moved to Kamloops in the Spring of 2010 with her family and works as an educational assistant. Her 7 and 8 year old keep her really busy as they love exploring the area and enjoying what Kamloops has to offer!