8km Resolute Forest Products Family Mini-Loppet

Classic or Skate Technique

Start Time: Following the 20 km start [Approximately 10:15am]   

This family oriented distance is perfect for recreational skiers, too. Everyone will enjoy the out and back route on the scenic Marie Louise Lake park roads.  Participants will love the snacks(cookies!) at one checkpoint and complete their ski at the same finish line as the competitive distances. All skiers are timed and listed in the results ( unless otherwise selected on the registration form), and will receive a 2020 Nordmin chocolate medal! 

NEW!! Unique Loppet pottery cups will be awarded to the fastest three female and male skiers age 13 and under.

NEW!! Chariots (pulks) will be permitted. Do not register the child in the chariot, just the adult skier. Start time will be approximately 10:20am following the last 8km wave.  Chariot users are asked to use caution on the two-way portion of the 8km route and particularly at the finish line.

Register for the Sleeping Giant Loppet

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