Race Package Pick-up
Friday May 5th from 3-5pm and Saturday May 6th from 11-1pm in Vernon at the Starting Block in Vernon at 3100 29 Ave. For out of towners that cannot make these times you can pick them up on race day from 6am-6:45am for 50km start and 8am for 25km start and until an hour before your race starts. This will be at Kalamalka Prov park at the start line.
Racer Check In
Begins May 7th, 2023 at 6:00am at Start/Finish
Race Start Times
50km – 7 am
25km – 9 am
8 km – 10:30 am
50 km race early entry fee is $75 includes GST. Price increases after December 31st.
25km race early entry fee is $55 includes GST. Price increases after December 31st.
8km early entry fee is $40 includes GST. Price increases after December 31st.
*Entry Fees will increase by $5 – On January 1st. and another $5 1- week (April 30th) before the race.
All fees include GST and do not include on-line processing fee.
If you would like to volunteer please email INFO@DIRTYFEET.CA regarding volunteering for this event.
On-line Registration Deadline
Registration is now open. Click Here to Register.
Registration on line closes on May 5th. No race day registration.
Sorry No Refunds. –Your registration maybe transferred to another 2023 event but this must be requested 2 weeks prior to the event.
Aid Stations and Time Cut offs for 50km:
1st Aid station – 12.5km
2nd Aid Station – 20.9km (approx)
3rd Aid Station – 25km – First time cut off at 5 hours
4th Aid Station – 37.5km – Second time cut off at 7.5 hours
5th Aid Station – 45.9km (approx)
25km race will have 2 aid stations – 12.5km and 20.9km (approx)
Aid stations will be available they will include water, electrolyte drink, gummies, and chips 21km runners please be prepared to carry enough water/electrolyte drink for 10km without a refuelling station.
8km race will not have aid stations on course.
Pacing and Pacers are not permitted for any of the distances in this race. Your support crew is only able to support you at the start/finish area and half way at the start area and no where else on course.
This run is at the Jade/Juniper bay aka yellow gate to Kalamalka Provincial Park on Kidston Rd. in Coldstream, BC. Click here for a map. If you google Kalamalka Prov park it will direct you to the wrong parking lot. Use map or this address 14469 Kidston Rd.
If you are unfamiliar with the Yellow Gate Parking lot for Jade and Juniper Beach. Please make sure to follow directions to Jade/ Juniper Beach Parking area. DO NOT go to cosens Bay parking Lot this is not the correct area. If using Google maps please search for 14469 Kidston Rd this is the closest permanent address to the Yellow Gate Parking lot.
Muscles need help before or after the race?
You can visit Dr. Laura Mcpherson, Dr. Steve Hofmann or Brooke Hackle RMT at Bluebird Sport and Spine at 3016 29th Street in Vernon or call (250) 545-7545 to book an appointment.
Donate to the Trails:
If you love these trails in Kalamalka Provincial park and would like to support the club hard at work maintaining them please visit the North Okanagan Cycling Society’s website to donate or become a member!
Historically it has been nice in Vernon and at Kalamalka Prov Park however remember this is an early season race and all racers should bring clothes for all conditions.