Snowshoe Canada is pleased to announce the second annual Ontario Cup Snowshoe Walking and Running Series.
The series will comprise three races this year and to be eligible to win the series the athletes must compete in at least two of the races.
The series begins on Saturday February 3rd in Fenelon Falls with the 2nd annual Snowshoe Kawartha event. Organizers are planning for a big turn out this year and are also planning to set a Guinness World Record for the most public school children on snowshoes.Registration for this event is now open. Go to www.snowshoekawartha.com for details.
On Sunday February 11th the series moves over to Albion Hills Conservation Area in Caledon,Ontario for the second annual Personal Best Snowshoe race in cooperation with C3 Triathlon Club. This event was a big success last year and the organizers are planning to make even better this year.
Athletes can register and www.personalbest.ca/events
The series wraps up on Sunday March 18th at Hardwood Ski and Bike in Oro,Ontario north of Barrie. This will be the Grand finale of the O-Cup series and the champions will be declared at this event. Registration information is available at www.hardwoodskiandbike.ca/events
“We are pleased to offer this series to our growing athlete base for the second year, state Dave Robinson President. We had some success in the first year and hope to build on this success again this year. Pray for snow.”