ABOUT: One mountain town, two mountain girls, with a mutual love for trails, races, sweat & exhilaration. And so was born Fernie’s First Annual Mountain Duathlon, in 2010. Now in its 8th year, it's a fun race for all the family, celebrating the amazing terrain and trails available in Fernie. And the best news, we're bringing the race back to its roots...

WHEN: Sunday September 3, 2016 @ 10AM

START & FINISH: Fernie Aquatic Centre

RACE INFO: Trail Running & Mountain Biking Duathlon. 

CATEGORIES: Go Solo or find a Team mate. Just Bike, or just Run. Under 14, then take part in the Youth Race, as a Soloist or Team.

BIB PICK UP: Park Place Lodge, Saturday September 2nd, 4-6PM.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Yep, we're taking it back to its roots! On top of racing, you also get...BBQ as a fundraiser for by Bright Beginnings Pre-School, NEW! 3/4 sleeve baller Tee, Post-Race Beer, Finish line snacks, Draw Prizes, Cash Purse & Podium Prizes. With $5 per racer going to Fernie Trails Alliance. As such...

PRICING: Adult $70- $75, Youth $30. No early bird, no late. First entered, first served, on your choice of shirt sizing!

REGISTRATION: Registration closes Saturday September 2nd at 12PM.

Registration Fees

CLASSIC TEAM Closed

CREATE or JOIN a team during the registration process.

CLASSIC SOLO Closed

CLASSIC RUN ONLY Closed

CLASSIC BIKE ONLY Closed

YOUTH TEAM Closed

CREATE or JOIN a team during the registration process.

YOUTH SOLO Closed

Race Details

RACE WEEKEND INFO: Bib Pickup this year is at Park Place Lodge, from 4-6PM Saturday September 2nd.


TIMING: Againg this year, we're kicking things off with the Youth Race at 10.00AM, as they promise the most exciting start of the day! Then at 10.30AM, everyone else starts - whether Classic Team, Solo, Run only and Bike only. If you're on a team Runners go first, then Bikers.

  

ROUTES: New routes for 2017! Full details below...


CLASSIC RUN: 11.5km and 419m ascent.

Trans Canada Trail, up Splitting Bears, Kid's Stuff Loop, Eric's Connector, down Eric's Trail, Vortex, up Scary Trail, Cemetary Bypass Extension, up What's Up Doc, down Kiddie Up, down Cemetary Bypass.

Strava Segment: HERE

Map: HERE


CLASSIC BIKE: 12km and 416m ascent.

Up Sidewinder, Broken Derailleur, R-Trail, Kushes, Coal Discover Trail.

Strava Segment: HERE

Map: HERE


YOUTH RUN & BIKE: 5km, 158m ascent.

Cemetary Road, Kiddie Up, down What's Up Doc and Cemetary Bypass. Same loop for run and bike.

Strava Segment: HERE

Map: HERE

Event Schedule

  • September 2 4:00 PM MDT - Bib Pickup - Park Place Lodge

  • September 3 8:30 AM MDT - Last Minute Bib Pickup - Race Start

  • September 3 9:45 AM MDT - Compulsory Race Briefing for all Racers - Start Line

  • September 3 10:00 AM MDT - Youth Race Start - Fernie Aquatic Centre

  • September 3 10:15 AM MDT - Classic Race Start - Fernie Aquatic Centre

  • September 3 12:00 PM MDT - Prize Giving & Draw Prizes

Contact Information

Event Location

Fernie Aquatic Centre, Pine Avenue, Fernie, BC, Canada

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