Winter Races this February in Ottawa-Gatineau

Warm up this February with some unique winter races taking place across Ottawa and Gatineau:

Winterlude Triathlon

Feb 2. One of the oldest Winterlude traditions featuring three winter challenges. 8K skate, 8K cross-country ski and 5K run. Dow’s Lake. canada.ca

Canadian Ski Marathon

Feb 8-10. The world’s longest cross-country ski tour, covering 160 km of ski trails. 12K to 160K courses. Lachute, Montebello, Mont Tremblant and Gatineau. skimarathon.ca

Gatineau Loppet

Feb 15-17. International cross-country skiing event featuring 8 unique courses ranging in distance from 51km to 2km. Gatineau Park. gatineauloppet.com

Winterman

Feb 17.  Full and half marathon, 10K, 5K, 3K run. Canadian War Museum. somersault.ca