Thursday, December 19, 2019

December Newsletter

December, 2019
The Canadian Masters Championships, will be hosted by the Menihek Ski Club in Labrador City, from March 26 – 29. That is a great time for snow, weather and the club promises to ensure that you have a great time. 
Register early for discounted pricing!

The Ontario Masters Championships will be in North Bay, Feb 21 – 23. You can see all the information, as well as registration and early bird rates, on North Bay Nordic’s website:
And, the first 20 registrants will receive a bonus of an ‘Ontario Master XC Ski’ logo’d accessory carabiner! Wow, register fast for this!!
Thanks to Tom Cook and the North Bay Nordic committee for their work and we look forward to a great weekend of racing and camraderie!

The updated list of Loppet Points series, titled ‘Revised Calendar of Races’ are posted under Calendat of Races link. There were a few minor alterations to race dates, so check the page. As well, you will notice a NEW aspect,
To streamline the finding of each eligible Ont master skier’s results in race events, we’ve decided to ask you to email the points coordinator Maureen Bretz within ONE WEEK of the event with the following info:
Race event:

Class(es) competed in:
Your time:
Its up to you to send these in to be counted for the points, and it’s a simple process for you to do by email after each race. This will greatly simplify the process of finding everyone’s results and compiling points.

Please contact Maureen Bretz at if you have any questions. 

Do you know that the registration fee for Ontario/Canadian Masters is only $20??? A true bargain! We thank the 63 members who have already registered for 2019/20.
For those who still need to register, please visit Zone 4:
* also, please note that as of Jan 1, 2020, only people currently registered with the Masters will receive the next newsletter!!