The Yellowknife Multisport Club promotes fitness in our community through fun, family-oriented events. We organize and promote running, cycling and multisport events. We encourage people of all fitness levels to join us, and we value participation over performance. We’ll keep you up-to-date with events through this website, through our email newsletter, or find us on Facebook. We look forward to seeing you at our next event!
Sunday, 27 September
Mud, sweat and gears! Come on out to the YK Multisport Club’s Dirt Digger Duathlon and explore the trails of YK Ski Club. This is an off-road, run-bike-run event. Categories include the Open (Men and Women), Open Team, Rec (Men and Women) and the Super Sprint Kids (10 and under). This year, we’ll be adding a mountain-bike only category.
Approximate Category Distances
- Open Events – 2.5 km run, 15 km bike, 2.5 km run
- Rec Events – 1.25 km run, 5 km bike, 1.25km run
- Kids Sprint – To be determined
Course maps are available for download here: Dirt Digger Duathlon – Course Maps. Registration is now open at zone4.ca (search for dirt).
Sign-in will be at 9:30 am on September 27 at the Yellowknife Ski Club Chalet. Open and Rec Events will start at 10:30 am. The Kids Sprint event will start after the completion of the Open and Rec Events.
For more information or if you would like to volunteer for the event, please contact Mark at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, 18 October
Help us celebrate the end of the Multisport season with a cross-country run through the trails of the Yellowknife Ski Club on October 18th. This family event will have categories for all ages, from Toddler to Master, and distances ranging from 1 km to 7.5 km. Come out and run the trails, then join us for a barbecue.
Toddlers (under 4) run 500 m. Mites (4-5) and Tykes (6-7) run 1 km. Peewee (8-9) and Bantam (10-11) run 2 km. Midgets (12-13) run 3 km, Juveniles (14-15) run 4 km. Juniors (16-17) run 6 km, and the 18 and over Open category runs 7.5 km.
PLEASE note: when you enter gender and age in the online registration form, the system will automatically offer you the right category for the age.
Register by midnight October 16th on Zone 4 (search for Yellowknife). No fee for under 18’s.
Pre-event sign in opens at 9:00 am at the Yellowknife Ski Club. Event starts at 10:00 am. Volunteers are needed! If you can spare some time, please contact Tim at tensom
Here’s our event line up for 2015. Watch this space for more details on each event!
Mother’s Day Run, 10 May
Spring Duathlon, 24 May
YK2HR, 29-31 May
Tibbitt-Return Relay, 28 June
RC 1/2 Marathon, 11 July
MosquitoMan Olympic Triathlon, 26 July
Latham Island Paddle Race, 15 August
Yellowknife Marathon, 16 August
Paddle Pedal Pound, 23 August
Dirt Digger Duathlon, 13 September
X Country Run, 18 October