Come join hundreds of winter enthusiasts from around the world and participate in a truly unique event:

Saturday, Feb 5th

This great event is one of the oldest Winterlude activities and exemplifies what winter in the Nation’s Capital is all about-skating on the Rideau Canal, coupled with running and cross-country skiing.

Over the last 36 years, Mother Nature has often presented challenging organizational and race day conditions. We have all have had to adjust and adapt many, many times.

In 2022, we are trying to get back to normal, whatever that really means. As a result of Covid-19 protocols, proof of double vaccination will be mandatory before your registration will be processed.

Winterlude Triathlon, Saturday, Feb 5th, 8AM

Skate, run, ski.

Skate 8km–loop Dow’s┬áLake then to approximately Pretoria Bridge and back to Hartwell Locks

Transition–at Hartwell Locks

Run 5km–run up the stairs then north to Bronson, turnaround then along the path to Hogs Back Rd, Riverside, to Terry Fox Facility

Transition–at Mooney’s Bay Facility

Ski 5-6k–two loops on the ski trails of the Mooney’s Bay ski facility

Finish–at Mooney’s Bay

Athletes will park at Terry Fox and Mooney’s Bay then take shuttle buses to the start.

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