The NACAC and Canadian Mountain Running Championships are only one month away! Both races will be run together and are being held at Nakiska, Alberta (near Canmore) on the evening of Friday, July 9th.
You can register for the Canadian Mountain Running Championships at: www.canmorechallenge.com or at : http://www.zone4.ca/onlinereg.asp?ID=2825
The Junior Men's and Women's races are 7km. The Senior Men's and Women's races are 12km. All races are uphill.
The Canadian Championships are a selection race for the national team, which will compete at the World Mountain Running Championships in Kamnic, Slovenia on September 5th, 2010. (For more information about Worlds, see : http://www.wmrc2010-kamnik.si/HomeENG.aspx)
The selection criteria for the Worlds team can be found at : www.mountainrunning.ca/downloads/Selection_Criteria_for_2010_National_Teams.pdf
The 2010 NACAC Championships will feature top mountain runners from Canada, USA and Mexico.
A preliminary description of the route can be found here: www.mountainrunning.ca/downloads/race-description.pdf
The Canadian Mountain Running Championships also features recreational races of 4km, 8km and 12km, which will be held at the Canmore Nordic Centre on Saturday, July 10th. You can register for the Canmore Challenge races at: www.canmorechallenge.com
Please note that national team athletes must be members of the Canadian Trail and Mountain Running Association. The 2010 CTMRA membership form is now available at : http://www.mountainrunning.ca/downloads/CTMRA-Membership-Form2010.pdf