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**New Date** The Spartan Race series features several events across Canada. All races are timed, judged and incorporate natural and artificial obstacles to create a highly unique and challenging race experience. Choose between the Super distance (13K and 24-29 obstacles), or Beast distance (20K and 30-35 obstacles). All participants receive a signature race shirt, an awesome finisher’s medal, and best of all, bragging rights over all their friends. After the race, stick around for the post-race festival. Charity Shriners Hospitals…

The Spartan Race series features several events across Canada. All races are timed, judged and incorporate natural and artificial obstacles to create a highly unique and challenging race experience. Choose between the Sprint distance (5K and 20-23 obstacles), Super distance (13K and 24-29 obstacles), or Beast distance (20K and 30-35 obstacles). All participants receive a signature race shirt, an awesome finisher’s medal, and best of all, bragging rights over all their friends. After the race, stick around for the post-race…

The Iron Legs Mountain Races are held near Bragg Creek in Kananaskis Country, and can be run either solo or as a relay team of 2 or 3 runners. All 3 distance options, 100K, 60K, or 50M, offer amazing views of the Canadian Rockies and fantastic single track that will challenge every runner. The course is mostly on single track trails with some fire roads and lots of elevation change. **2020 event will be a virtual race

The Herring Run is run on a 10K loop, run once or twice depending on your gumption. It is mostly on single and double track with 2 paved road crossings. The trail runs by two inland ponds and about a 1/2 mile along the rocky shore of Passamaquoddy  (pass-uh-muh-kwoddy) Bay. The route also crosses a good size cove at low tide. Many private landowners have been gracious enough to open up their property for the event.  

The Beaver Flat 50 is the best worst thing you’ll do in September. The course is a hilly, hard-as-hell trail run at Saskatchewan Landing Provincial Park. The terrain is off-camber very narrow animal trail, lined with cacti, juniper bushes, rocks, and sand. Prepare for over 2300 meters of vertical gain across 50 kilometers; it will feel like hill repeats in the worst kind of way. If you are looking for a challenge this is the event for you. **2020 event…

Considered one of the top trail races in the country, Mont Orford is a scenic and incredibly challenging course that offers a number of race distances to satisfy all participants. Based from the Mont Orford Ski Station, the impressive slopes and climbs threaten to reduce every participant’s pace down to a crawl. Be prepared to face technical trails, unsure footing and occasionally wet and muddy conditions. Following the races, a popular meal and refreshments are served. Fee(s) $95-125 (23K); $52-80…

No Hassholes Left Behind Trail Race takes place on Peat Mountain (Rabbit Blanket camp site) Lake Superior Provincial Park. The trail is a 10K  loop that will put the best trail runners to the test. Rated as difficult with over 1600 feet of elevation, 100% single track with tricky roots, rocks and hands on knees climbs that will require all your focus and skills. It’s a true test of mind and body. Racers can register for the 10K, 20K, 30K…

The Gatineau Parc Ultra is for both the new trail runner and the experienced.  Expect excellent singletrack, tough climbs, and a fun vibe at the foot of the mountain for your crew. This is one of Canada’s must-run trail races. **2020 event cancelled

Big White Ultra is your mountain challenge. With lots of distances up for grabs, you get to decide just how far to go. One thing all the trail distances have in common is each one heads straight up a ski run to get your thighs buzzing. **2020 event postponed

An ever popular event on the Quebec trail racing circuit, Tour du Lac Brome offers a unique and challenging experience for participants of all abilities. For those craving a challenge, the 22.2K race takes place on Saturday, and navigates the rolling country roads of the Eastern Townships on a point-to-point course. The popular 20K on Sunday features a complete loop on the rolling hills around Lac Brome complete with incredible countryside views.  A 4.5K, 9K on trails and 5K ,…