Another local’s favorite - the PPP has been going strong since 1984! The tradition continues as individuals or teams of 2-5 people ski, bike, paddle and then run in a fun (yet competitive!) relay race. Follow the race up with some fun in the plaza and live music from Cumberland and Chilliwack this is the perfect season ender!
SKI (4.5km) - Top of Bear Express Chair, down Cedar Bowl & Cedar Trail to base area
BIKE (6km) - From base area, through Timberline Subdivision to Highway #3, along Highway #3 to the Elk River in Fernie.
PADDLE (6km) - From Fernie, down the Elk River to the bottom of Ski Hill Road.
RUN (2km) - From bottom of ski hill road run uphill, through the Timberline Subdivision, through Parking Lot #1 to the finish line in the base.
Entry Fees are as follows:
$35+gst per person (up until April 10th)
$40+gst per person (on/after April 11th)
Registration includes an event t-shirt and competitor BBQ in the plaza following the event.
Registration opens on April 1st at Guest Services.
Friday, April 12th
5:00pm – 9:00pm: Early Registration & Bib/Bauble Pickup – Daylodge
Saturday, April 13th:
8:00am – 9:30am: Bib/Bauble Pickup – Daylodge. All teams MUST be checked in and have all their team member’s waivers signed BEFORE 9:30am!!!!
10:00am: All Competitors Meeting (Mandatory) – Daylodge/Village Plaza
11:00am: Race Start – Top of Bear Chair
12:00-1:00pm (approx) - racers reaching finish line
5:30pm (approx): Prize Presentation @ Plaza. (Prize presentation will be approx 15-20min after the Fernival band performance by Chilliwack)
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Don't want to compete in the race but want to be involved in the action? Volunteers are needed to help at transition stations and course marshall locations. Volunteers receive an event t-shirt and bbq following the race. Interested volunteers can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and to sign up.
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