Alberta Cup 3-4

January 10 - 12, 2020

Canmore Nordic Centre, Canmore, AB

Information

Date: January 10 - 12, 2020

Canmore Nordic Centre, Canmore, AB

Details coming soon!

For 2019 results visit zone4.ca 

 

Course Details

Course maps expect updates soon

Saturday Sunday
Red Loop Red Loop 
Blue Loop Purple Loop
Green Loop Green Loop
Orange Loop Orange Loop
Purple Loop

The courses are subject to change or alteration based on trail conditions. Updated or revised course maps will be available at the Race Office and www.foothillsnordic.ca. Final course changes will be communicated at the Coaches’ Meetings.

Distances for each Category

Friday, January 10:

Sprint Classic Technique, Juvenile to Open.  Mass Start Masters

Qualification rounds to commence at 8:30am (Tentative)

Age Group Race Format Distance Course
Senior Men/Women Sprint 1200m Red sprint
Junior Men/Women Sprint 1200m  Red sprint
Junior Boy/Girl Sprint 800m Blue sprint
Juvenile Boy/Girl Sprint 800m Blue sprint
Masters Sprint 3k Banff Trail

Saturday, January 11:  Atom to Open Only  

Distance, Free Technique, Interval Start

Age Group Race Format Distance Course
Senior Men/Women Interval Start 12 km Red-3km *4 laps
Junior Men/Women Interval Start 12 km Red-3km *4 laps
Junior Boy Interval Start 9 km Red-3km *3 laps
Junior Girl Interval Start 6 km Red-3km *2 laps
Juvenile Boy/Girl Interval Start 5 km Purple-1.7 km * 3 laps
Midget Boy/Girl Interval Start 3 km Green-1km * 3 laps
Mini Midget Boy/Girl Interval Start 2 km Green-1km * 3 laps
Pee Wee Boy/Girl Interval Start 1 km Orange-500m*2 laps

Sunday, January 12:  Atom to Masters

Distance, Classic Technique, Interval Start (tentative)

Age Group Race Format Distance Course
Senior Men/Women Interval Start 12 km Red – 3km * 4 laps
Junior Men Interval Start 12 km Red – 3km * 4 laps
Junior Women Interval Start 12 km Red - 3km * 4 laps
Junior Boy Interval Start 9 km Red - 3km * 3 laps
Junior Girl Interval Start 6 km Red - 3km* 2 laps
Juvenile Boy/Girl Interval Start 5 km Purple – 1.7km* 3 laps
Midget Boy/Girl Interval Start 3 km Green - 1km * 3 laps
Mini Midget Boy Girl Interval Start 2 km Green - 1 km * 2 laps
Pee Wee Boy/Girl Interval Start 1 km Orange - 500m * 2 laps
Atom Boy/Girl Interval Start 500m Orange - 500m * 1 lap
Master Men/Women Interval Start 12 km Red - 3km * 4 laps

Age Categories

Age Categories for Races
Category Year of Birth
Atoms 2011 or later
Peewees 2009 & 2010
Mini-Midgets 2007 & 2009
Midgets 2005 & 2006
Juveniles 2003 & 2004
Junior Boys/Girls 2001 & 2002
Junior Men/Women 1999 & 2000
Senior Men/Women 1995 and older
Para Nordic No Age Limit
Masters 1&2 1979 - 1988
Masters 3&4 1969 - 1978
Masters 5&6 1959 - 1968
Masters 7+ 1958 and earlier

Schedule

Tentative Schedule

Thursday, January 9

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Race Office open
2:00 PM to 5:30 PM  – Courses open for training
6:30 PM Coaches’ Meeting, Bill Warren Building

Friday, January 10: AB Cup 3.  Sprint-Classic Technique (Juv to Open) Mass Start

7:00 AM to 5 :00 PM - Race Office open
7:30 AM Bib pick up – Race Office
8:00 AM Racing starts (Para Sit)
7:00 PM Coaches’ Meeting, Bill Warren Building

Saturday, January 11: AB Cup 4.  Mass Start, Classic Technique (Mini Miget/Master/Atom/PeeWee)
7:00 AM to 5 :00 PM - Race Office open
7:30 AM Bib pick up – Race Office
8:00 AM Racing starts (Para Sit)
7:00 PM Coaches’ Meeting, Bill Warren Building

Sunday, January 12: AB Cup 5. Free Technique, Individual Start
7:30 AM to Finish- Race Office open
7:30 AM Bib pick up – Race Office
8:00 AM Racing starts

 

All start times are subject to change 

Registration

Entries will only be accepted on-line through the Zone4 Website and available December 21th to January 8th, 2020.

Important Dates: Registration opens 12/21/2019 and closes 01/08/2020

Start Lists Available Here

Weather

Weather forecast for the Canmore Nordic Centre from the Weather Network. Current weather conditions at the Canmore Nordic Centre are available on their Weather Information Network.

Volunteer

Volunteer Sign Up Details

This race is run by volunteers. Please consider volunteering. Thanks!

About Us

Team

Competition Jury
  • Chief of Competition:   Dave Gammie
  • Technical Delegate:     Ken Hewitt
  • Assistant Technical Delegate: Todd Ree
  • Competition Secretary: Diana Kalef

Contact Race Coordinator

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