Candy Cane Cup

About the race

Registration

Registration is open on Zone4.ca until December 2 for all race categories.

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COVID-19

Although the situation with Covid appears to be improving, the event will follow guidelines issued by public health authorities.

Start lists

Saturday Dec. 10

  • Individual Sprint Qualifier – Classic Technique

Sunday Dec 11

  • Interval Start – Free Technique
Results

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Saturday Dec. 10

Individual Sprint Qualifier – Classic Technique

  • Overall | CCUNC | Para-Nordic | By Category

Individual Sprint Heats – Classic Technique

  • By Category | Para-Nordic

Sunday Dec. 11

Interval Start – Free Technique

  • Para-Nordic
  • By Category
  • CCUNC
  • Overall
Course Maps

Direction, distance and elevation maps for all races

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Race Notice
Accommodations

Teams planning to attend our event should arrange accommodations as soon as possible. There are a number of other activities taking place at the same time. Please visit Tourism Outaouais.

Volunteers

Volunteering is a great way to be part of the action and an opportunity to watch the races.

Sign up on iVolunteer or email benevoles.volunteers@engne.ca

Photos

Our volunteer photographers enjoy supporting our sport. Please credit them if you use their photos.

For coaches

Team Captains Meetings (virtual):

The Team Captains’ Meetings will be held virtually as follow:

  • Sprint races: Friday December 9, 2022 at 17:00
  • Distance races: Saturday December 10, 2022 at 18:00

Invitations with links to the virtual meeting will be sent to registered coaches. Agenda will be as per ICR 305.2.2. Other communications with coaches will be done by WhatsApp, email, and through the event page on Zone4.

Athlete’s Lounge / Team Compound

Indoor space on site will be limited.

Teams are encouraged to bring their own tent for athletes to use for changing. Teams are requested to indicate their needs for space to fartage.waxing@engne.ca before November 25, 2022. Teams flying to the CCC may indicate their need for tents to fartage.waxing@engne.ca before November 25, 2022.

Waxing Facilities

Heated waxing facilities with power will be available and space will also be provided for teams bringing their own waxing tents/trailers. For clubs, teams and training centres using the on-site waxing facility, a list of registered skiers should be submitted to fartage.waxing@engne.ca by November 25, 2022 at the latest to ensure appropriate space allocation. Priority will be given to groups who have provided such a list.

Teams with their own waxing tents/trailers should contact fartage.waxing@engne.ca by November 25, 2022 to ensure space allocation. Teams bringing waxing tents are encouraged to provide their own power supply.

Weather

The weather in Gatineau/Cantley is often different from Ottawa. Here’s the best source for race site weather.

Please note that competitions can be delayed or cancelled due to temperature or adverse or dangerous weather conditions.

Trail Conditions

Trail conditions will be tweeted on a regular basis via the @nakkxc twitter account. Updates will be available at the TCM and via email and WhatsApp to coaches registered on Zone4 should the need arise.

Updates

FIS Eastern Canada/Candy Cane Cup, Dec. 10-11, Gatineau’s Nakkertok Ski Centre Presented by Tourisme Outaouais and Ville de Gatineau

FIS Eastern Canada/Candy Cane Cup, Dec. 10-11, Gatineau’s Nakkertok Ski Centre Presented by Tourisme Outaouais and Ville de Gatineau

November 30, 2022
Nordiq Canada has awarded Évènements Nordiques Gatineau Nordic Events (ENGNE) an Eastern Canada Cup event. It will be held at Nakkertok on December 10 and 11, in conjunction with the Candy Cane Cup, the December fixture for the local cross-country (XC) ski community. This will be the first major Eastern XC-ski race of the season […]
Registration open

Registration open

November 13, 2022
Registration is now open for skiers and coaches on Zone4.ca. Athletes have until December 2nd to sign up for both races. The race notice has details of the Saturday and Sunday races as well as race categories.
We’re looking for volunteers, you’re looking for accommodations

We’re looking for volunteers, you’re looking for accommodations

October 31, 2022
Volunteering is a great way to be part of the action and an opportunity to watch the races. Register on iVolunteer or email benevoles.volunteers@engne.ca. If you are coming from out of town, visit Tourism Outaouais for accommodations. And soon! There’s a lot going on in December.