Kimberley Nordic Centre, 840 Northstar Drive, Kimberley, V1A 2E9
Kootenay Orienteering Club (KOC) affiliated with Orienteering Canada (OC)
The Kootenay Orienteering Club is excited to team up with the Kimberley Nordic Club to host the second Nordic Fest ski-orienteering race on March 12, 2022 at the Kimberley Nordic Center. Ski orienteering is a chance to test both your skiing and navigating skills as you choose your route between checkpoints. The Kimberley Nordic Center is an ideal venue for this event with numerous trail options within a small area that range from double track classic & skate trails to single track classic. This is a fun event for all ages and skill levels for both individual and team entries including a special category for families. The course will be marked on a 1:10,000 scale map specially prepared for this event where participants use electronic punch keys to log their progress around the course. Instruction will be provided to beginners prior to the race.
SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION:
Please pre-register for your preferred course through the Nordic Fest registration page on Zone4.
- Race Registration/Check-in: 12:00 -1:00 pm
- Race Start: 1:30 pm
Point to Point Ski-Orienteering. All controls points are located along ski trails and must be visited in order.
- Epic (Long) / moderate elevation change: 9 - 11 km
- Challenge (Middle) / moderate elevation change: 5 ~ 7 km
- Social (Short) / little elevation change : 3.0 km ( perfect for families with young children)
Adults: $10 / Junior (18 & under): $10
Registration for the Nordic events, including the ski-O are through one central site: Click to Register
Thank you for pre-registering!