March 3 at 19:00, amateurs and elites gather on the Pentathlon site to participate to the WSSF North-American Snowshoe Championships. Catch the spirit and snowshoe under the stars on historical Plains of Abraham, downtown Quebec City.
Elites will try to become WSSF North-American Champion while most will participate just for the fun of racing at night on an incredible site overlooking the St-Lawrence River.
5 km: Accessible !
The 5 km is accessible to anyone, even if you are a beginner. The distance serves as North-American Championships for the juniors. Medals will also be awarded by age groups.
- 5 km : 3 laps of 1,67 km
10 km: The Classic !
The 10 km is the Classic Snowshoe race of the Pentathlon des neiges, the world’s biggest winter multisports event. A spectacular 2,5 km race course is prepared and manicured especially for the event. The overall standing serves as North American Snowshoe Championships. 2700$ in prize money will be awarded. Medals will also be awarded by age groups.
- 10 km : 4 laps of 2,5 km
|Up to November 17||
Up to January 12
Up to February 9
|Snowshoe challenge - 5 km||$35||$45||$55|
|Snowshoe challenge - 10 km||$45||$55||$65|
Register to many different events and save up to 15%:
- 2 events: 5%
- 3 events: 10%
- 4 or more events: 15%
Please note that the following items are excluded:
- Corporate challenge
- Corporate name fee
- Triathlon Québec one day sanction fee
- MS1 registration fee
About your registration fee:
- Taxes are included;
- MS1 registration fees will be added at time of payment;
Registration closes on February 9th.
Your registration includes:
- Your race entry fee including feed zone during the race;
- A souvenir gift for each participant;
- Medals for top three finishers of each age category;
- An exceptional rate for rooms at the Hôtel Château Laurier Québec.
|Women 16-19||Men 16-19|
|Women 20-29||Men 20-29|
|Women 30-39||Men 30-39|
|Women 40-49||Men 40-49|
|Women 50-59||Men 50-59|
|Women 60-69||Men 60-69|
|Women 70 or +||Men 70 or +|
- Age is determined on December 31st of the year of the competition.
|Snowshoe||1,67 km||3 or 4|
* Round off to the tenth of a km
North american snowshoe Championship - 10 km
Bursaries will be given to both first three men and women of the North american snowshoe Championship - 10 km only.
The bursaries amount need to be confirmed.