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Pedal, Paddle, Pound!

Sunday, July 22nd, 2018

12 August, 2018

What is a Pedal Paddle Pound? A triathlon, only with paddling instead of swimming!

  • 19 km cycle to Cassidy Point
  • 13 km canoe or kayak from Cassidy Point to the Yellowknife River bridge
  • 7 km run from bridge back to the start

YK2HR Training Rides

Friday, July 6th, 2018

YK2HR Training – UPDATED JULY 9, 2018
Looking for some practice rides to prepare for the 500 km 2018 YK2HR ride? Or just looking to join some fun Group rides in Yellowknife? Join us for these three supported group rides coming up this month on July 8th, 15th and 22nd. 

Important Change: The start venue is changed to Fred Henne Parking Lot for all remaining training rides (Across from the airport). This is where the YK2HR also starts. Updated July 9th , 2018


Yellowknife Overlander Sports Marathon

Friday, July 6th, 2018

August 19, 2018


The Overlander Sports Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10km run will be held on Sunday , August 19, 2018.  The marathon was instituted in commemoration of the fabled run of the Greek messenger Pheidippides, sent to relay the news of the victory at the Battle of Marathon. We do our best to honour his memory.

Registration is now open at (search for Yellowknife).  


2018 Calendar of Events

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Thanks to everyone who came out to the AGM to help us build a calendar of events for 2018. The list below is what we have planned for this year. Additional events will be added as dates are confirmed so watch this space for updates!

13 May, Mothers’ Day Run
24 June – Mud Fling Mountain Bike Race (YKMTBC)
7 July, Just du it! – Duathlon
27 – 29 July, YK2HR
11 August, Latham Island Paddle Race
12 August, Pedal Paddle Pound
19 August, Overlander Sports Marathon, Half-marathon and 10 k
16 September, Dirt Digger Duathlon and MTB Race
23 September, Cross Country Run
TBD, Tibbett Return Relay
March 2019, Frostbite 50