2015 Canadian Skimo Racing Calendar Preview


The 2015 Canadian skimo race calendar has been announced and here is a quick overview of each race, the course, and how last year unfolded and what to … [Read more...]

SkinTrack.com & SMCC Skimo Training Camp in September 2014


Eric Carter and I are organizing a summer skimo and trail running training camp in Squamish, BC and we want to invite you to join us! The camp will … [Read more...]

Coming up this weekend: Two amazing courses at the 2014 BUFF Canadian SkiMo Champs


One of the best things about skimo racing is that anyone can line up with the top athletes in their very first race. Another one is that if you … [Read more...]

Vertfest 2014 is here: Alpental, Mt. Bachelor, Powder Keg


Vertfest in Alpental, WA has become Pacific's North West iconic event and it's not stopping there. This year, another two venues will host this … [Read more...]

Feb 1-2 Weekend Skimo Racing Roundup and Upcoming Races


WORLD CUP A quiet weekend to report on in the skimo race world with the Pitturina World Cup being postponed due to too much snow! I feel terrible for … [Read more...]

Featured Event: Ken Jones Classic at Lake Louise on Feb 8, 2014


We are used to racing the Ken Jones Classic ski mountaineering race in late March or even April but not any more - the organizers have decided to move … [Read more...]

Entirely out of bounds: CROWBAR Backcountry Ski Race – Feb 15, 2014


Here's a skimo race I want to bring your attention to as its course is entirely setup outside of ski area boundaries! Held at Sink Hollow which is … [Read more...]

Jan 18-19 Weekend Skimo Racing Roundup and next weekend’s teaser

Start of the individual World Cup Race. (ISMF Photo)

WORLD CUP This last weekend (Jan 18-19) marked the first World Cup skimo race of the 2014 season. The race was held in Verbier, Switzerland, the site … [Read more...]

Jan 11, 2014: Teaser for Castle Mountain Ski Mountaineering Race


After the first skimo race on the Canadian calendar had to be cancelled due to sewerly low temperatures, about a month ago, athletes' attention … [Read more...]

9 Simple Tips for SkiMo Race Organizers on Improving Racer’s Experience


As a long time racer, organizer and a course designer I figured this would be a good time to share some of my thoughts with skimo race organizers on … [Read more...]

Skintrack.com & SMCC September 2013 Skimo Training Camp


This page was last updated on Sep 10, 2013. Over the weekend of September 13-15, 2013 Eric Carter and I are organizing a summer skimo training … [Read more...]

Report from 2013 Ken Jones Classic: Brad Schalles and Martha Burley win, Eric Carter falls into a tree well


After three months the Canadian skimo racing season ended yesterday with the final race held at Lake Louise Ski Area. It was the third annual Ken … [Read more...]