Face shots at ROAM Randonnee Rally – ski mountaineering race at Whitewater (Nelson, BC)

ROAM randonnee rally race course 1

With Whitewater’s excellent ski resort terrain, backcountry and an original vibe it is only logical that it hosts an event from Canada’s skimo … [Read more...]

ROAM Randonnee Rally: Nelson’s rando skimo race on Feb 25, 2012


ROAM Randonnee Rally ski mountaineering race (6th annual) is only one of many events and festivities taking place during the annual Kootenay Coldsmoke … [Read more...]

Alpental VertFest 2012 skimo race report


This is a very nicely written personal race report from only a junior racer Katarina Kuba - she regularly races the Canadian series and decided to … [Read more...]

Live Twitter interview with Reiner Thoni at 7pm Sunday, Feb 19

Ortovox economic snow shovel

Update (Feb 20): Big thanks to everyone for following or participating in the interview with Reiner last night. A transcript of a shorter version … [Read more...]

Canadian Ski Mountaineering Racing Championships – Golden, BC

Katarina Kuba and Eric Carter finishing their relay races on Sunday.

Over the weekend Golden's Kicking Horse Mountain Resort hosted the Canadian Ski Mountaineering National Championships for a fourth time. Saturday … [Read more...]

First skimo racing clinic took place in Nelson on Feb 4-5, 2012

ski mountaineering racing clinic in Nelson

Last weekend saw a go at the first ski mountaineering racing clinic organized in Nelson by skimo enthusiast Scott Jeffery. All involved had great time … [Read more...]

Dogtooth Dash and Canadian rando skimo racing champs – Feb 11-12, 2012


This year, Canada's finest skimo racing event - the Dogtooth Dash - was moved to earlier dates on the calendar compared to previous three years. $50 … [Read more...]

2012 North American Rando Ski Mountaineering Championships in Crested Butte

This is article was submitted by Melanie Bernier – an elite skimo racer and a member of the Canadian National Ski Mountaineering Team. Read her … [Read more...]