2013 Ken Jones Classic – Skimo race in the heart of the Canadian Rockies – Mar 23, Lake Louise


Come and race the third edition of the Ken Jones Classic ski mountaineering race around the boundary of Lake Louise ski area. The course has some … [Read more...]

2013 Dogtooth Dash: The Goretex North American Continental Skimo Champs, Mar 16-17

2013 skimo continental champs Dogtooth Dash

Stakes at the 2013 Dogtooth Dash will be high. After partnering with a major sponsor this year's individual race will become The Goretex 2013 … [Read more...]

2013 Wasatch Powder Keg: 3 races in 3 days, Mar 8-10

Wasatch Powder Keg 2013 skimo race

The growth of the Wasatch Powder Keg into a three day event this year is a clear signal that more and more people fall in love with ski mountaineering … [Read more...]

2013 ROAM Randonnee Rally at Whitewater Ski Resort on Feb 23


Get your early bird entry into this year's ROAM Randonnee Rally ski mountaineering race! The event is part of the annual Kootenay Coldsmoke Powder … [Read more...]

Relays race – Canada (6th and 9th), USA (8th and 11th) – 2013 Ski Mountaineering World Championships

Traditionally, the last day of competitions at Skimo World Championships features team relays. This is always a great spectacle and fun, followed by … [Read more...]

Vertical race summary – Janelle Smiley 13th again – 2013 World Ski Mountaineering Champs

Stevie Kremer charging during the vertical race. Photo courtesy of USSMA blog - see link at the bottom for more photos.

Today’s vertical race at the 2013 Skimo World Champs confirmed the dominance of some top athletes but also revealed some new names to watch for in … [Read more...]

Individual race recap – Reiner Thoni 26th, Janelle Smiley 13th – 2013 Skimo World Champs in France

William Bon Mardion midway through the race. Photo from ISMF.

Today’s individual race at Skimo World Champs in Pelvoux, France  featured a mass start event over 1645 vertical meters for men and 1385 m for … [Read more...]

Nina Silitch grabs silver, Andrew McNab 12th in a sprint race: North Americans on day 2 at 2013 Skimo World Champs

Nina Silitch snatches silver for US!

Today's summary from 2013 Skimo World Champs was written by Eric Carter who is also a passionate skimo racer and xc skier. February 11th - Racers … [Read more...]

Daily coverage: North American athletes at 2013 Ski Mountaineering World Championships (Pelvoux, France)

Every day, around 5pm, a recap of that day's race will be published on Skintrack. To be notified follow Skintrack on: Twitter and … [Read more...]

What, who, when: US and Canadian athletes at 2013 Ski Mountaineering World Championships


Here we go again! Two years went by incredibly fast since the 2011 Skimo World Champs in Claut, Italy. This year’s prestigious event will take … [Read more...]

Jan 12, 2013: New skimo race in Canada, at Castle Mountain

Castle Mountain ski mountaineering race

On January 12th, Castle Mountain Resort in the SW corner of Alberta will host its first ever ski mountaineering race. (Google map) Courses and … [Read more...]

Canadian Skimo Racing Calendar for 2012-13 season

This is a schedule of Canadian ski mountaineering races for this season. Great news is that the calendar will see a completely new event at a new … [Read more...]