Volunteer Contact

To volunteer for the 2023 Sleeping Giant Loppet please e-mail Loppet Coordinator for information.

 

Volunteer and Skier Awards Presentation and Party:

There will not be an awards social and volunteerrparty in 2023 due to the ongoing concerns about contagious respiratory viruses.

Volunteer Directions Maps

volunteer directions mapsite map access

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Sleeping Giant Loppet Operations Schedule – Event Day - 2023

       
       

 

Time

 

 

 

7:30am Two buses leave College

 

 

7:30am

Bus leaves Lakehead University

 

 

7:30am

Checkpoint #1 Loads

 

 

8:00am

Checkpoint #4 Loads

 

 

8:30am

Checkpoint #2 Loads

 

 

8:30am

Checkpoint #6 Loads

 

 

8:45am

Checkpoint #3 Loads

 

 

8:45am

Buses arrive at SGPP,  LU student bus arrives

 

 

9:00am

Checkpoint #5 Loads

 

 

9:00am

Busses pick up 35k skiers at park office

 

 

9:15am

Park road crossing closed to traffic

 

 

9:30am

35k event starts at checkpoint #2

 

 

9:45am

50k Classic and Skiathlon events start

 

 

10:00am

First wave of  50k and 20k starts

 

 

10:20am

8k event starts

 

 

11:30am

Cut-off time for 50k at 50/20 split

 

 

11:30am

Checkpoint #6 closes

 

 

12 noon

Checkpoint #2 closes

 

 

12:30pm

Last 8km skier should be across road crossing

 

 

1:00pm

Checkpoint #3 closes

 

 

1:00pm

First bus leaves

 

 

2:30pm

Second bus leaves

 

 

2:00pm

Checkpoint #4 closes

 

 

3:00pm

Checkpoint #1 closes

 

 

4:00pm

Third bus leaves

 

 

3:45pm

Checkpoint #5 closes

 

 

4:30pm

Finish Line closes

 

 

5:00pm

All equipment returned to maintenance building