Category Archives: Race Event

Teck Kootenay Cup and Gericks Clearwater Challenge This Weekend!

Don’t forget to come out for a fun day of racing at the Teck Kootenay Cup this Saturday!

Categories for all ages, with recreational option for adults if you’re not feeling ultra competitive.

Spectators welcome – bring your cowbells and help support Nelson Nordic’s biggest event of the season!

Last day to register is March 2nd (Thursday)


More details on the Kootenay Cup Races

On Sunday morning, the Gericks Clearwater Challenge will give you a chance to test your fitness!

Nelson Nordic Racers at Midget Championships

Nelson Nordic’s team of three had an incredible midget championships last weekend in Kelowna.

This midget champs was the largest to date with about 200 athletes participating from BC, Washington and even Saskatchewan. The kids had between 20 and 38 kids in their categories which makes their results even more impressive!

Nelson Racers Results:


Individual Classic

Maya- fourth

Kaelum- fifth

Lachlan- seventh

Unofficial relay team- third

Maya- technique award

Skate sprints

Maya- third

Kaelum- third

Lachlan- seventh