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17-08-2019 03:00 PM 17-08-2019 05:00 PM 6 Rocks to Hops Fun Adventure Race/Relay This event will involve a 2km paddle around Seymour Lake, a 3km run and 3.5km bike on The Bluff. This can be done as an individual or as a team. Smithers (Seymour Lake/The Bluff) - Smithers, BC http://www.facebook.com/events/2264092953902697/ DD/MM/YYYY
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Saturday August 17th, 2019  3:00pm-5:00pm

Smithers (Seymour Lake/The Bluff) - Smithers, BC

Description

  • This event will involve a 2km paddle around Seymour Lake, a 3km run and 3.5km bike on The Bluff. This can be done as an individual or as a team
  • Race will start with the paddle portion, from The Harrison’s Residence at 2153 Hudson Bay Mountain Road (see location map below). Race will start at 3pm sharp!
  • Please arrive at the start line at least 45 minutes in advance for registration purposes, bib pick up, etc.
    • Folks are asked to park at the Bluff Parking Lot, so we are arranging shuttles from the parking area to the start line but you will need to drop your water vessel in advance
    • Water vessel drop off will be between 11am and 2pm at The Harrison’s, Saturday, August 17th (day of the Race)
    • Once water vessel is dropped, park your vehicle at the Bluff Parking Lot and take the shuttle back to Start
    • Bikes will be shuttled to the bottom of long way (so please try to mark your bike for easy identification)
    • Leave bikes with identified bike marshal to prepare for shuttle
  • The paddle can involve any non-electric water vessel (canoe, paddle board, kayak, row boat, etc)
  • The run will begin from the residence, participants will cross Hudson Bay Mountain Road, run along side of the road (route marked with pilons to guide people and cars) and then will enter the bluff at the Seymour Lake Connector (see on course map)
  • Once on the Bluff participants will run along the Connector to Meanstreak, down Meanstreak to All Screwed Up and then down to the bottom of Long Way, where participants will transition to the Bike Ride
  • The bike portion will be travelling up Long Way to Q junction and then following Shining/Smoothie to the Boardwalk Trail and then following the Boardwalk to The Bluff Parking Lot, where the finish line will be

Registration details/fees are as follows:

Participants can register early via Zone4 or can register the day of the race. Zone4 registration opens at noon, August 3rd and will end at noon, August 17th. (Fees are based on a per registrant basis)

  • Adult (SMBA member) $25.00
  • Adult (non-member) $35.00
  • Youth (12 and under) $15.00
  • If you are paying by cheque please make your cheque payable to ‘SMBA’ or ‘Smithers Mountain Bike Association’. Cash and Cheques can be delivered to the registration table on Race Day
  • ALL participants will have to sign a Waiver (if registering on Zone4, waiver is included)