8th annual DION Summerstown Forest Snowshoe Race. This race is part of the
Dion Ontario Snowshoe Running Series. 

This race is sanctioned by Snowshoe Canada. For more information on

Snowshoe Canada, we encourage you to visit their website at SnowshoeCanada.ca 

 

DATE:

** Cancelled for 2021 **

TIME:
10:00am  (NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION)

 

LOCATION:
FOTST trails in the Summerstown Forest (10 minutes from Cornwall, ON). The trailhead and parking lot are in the Township of South Glengarry at 6150 County Road 27 (Summerstown Road) on the west side, 1. 6 kilometers north of Exit 804 of Highway 401

 

DISTANCE:
7.5 km – Dion Points Series Race (medals and prizes to the top 3 overall and top master for both Male and Female)
4.4 km – Summerstown Forest Challenge (No Dion series points awarded. Prizes to top overall male and female only)

* Awards and Random prizes will be handed out and drawn immediately once racers complete their race.

 

COURSE:
Mostly single track with lots of possible passing areas, Packed rolling terrain making this a fast beautiful tree covered course.

 

FACILITIES:
There are no indoor facilities, but there will be a port-o potty on site. Please bring warm clothes to change into following the race.  

 

PARKING:
Free limited parking at race start for the early birds and the rest will be road side parking. 

 

SNOWSHOE RENTAL:
If you don’t own a pair of snowshoes, we have a limited number of Dion Snowshoes for rent, and are available on a first come, first serve basis when you register online, so register early! Rental fee is $10/race . Other snowshoes may be available for rental at various outdoor clubs and or stores.

 

WEATHER:
In the unlikely event of no snow, the race will still take place as a trail run (without snowshoes). Since the race will take place with or without snow, we cannot offer refunds or race transfers. 

 

ENTRY FEES:
EARLY ENTRY FEE (before Feb 4): 7.5 km race – $25.00 | 4.4 km race – $20.00
REGULAR ENTRY FEE (Until Feb 25) : 7.5 km race – $35.00 | 4.4 km race – $25.00

NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!
** Race is capped at a maximum of 60 competitors. 

 

RACE SOUVENIR:
Sign up early to guarantee your customized race souvenir. Available while supplies last to those who preregister.

 

REGISTRATION:

Register Now at RunningRoom.com

POST RUN AWARDS:
• Merchandise awards from our sponsors.
• All participants are eligible for numerous draw prizes.
• Post race hot and cold snacks will be provided after the race.

• Random prizes will be drawn immediately after you complete your race.

RESULTS:

Results will be posted as soon as possible on our results page following the race. 

FUNDRAISER: 
A donation will be made to Beyond 21 for each runner who completes the race. Beyond 21 provides support in the community for adults with developmental disabilities. To make an additional donation to Beyond 21, please visit the Beyond 21 donation page

CONTACT:

Gilles Parisien - snowshoer118@gmail.com 

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