Sept 20, 2020
AQUA TERRA

Welcome to the Kal Park- Aqua Terra Event, located in the

beautiful Okanagan’s Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park.  There is

km after km of single track trail and beautiful blue green waters located virtually at the back door of the City of Vernon.

What is an Aqua Terra you ask?

 

Aqua Terra is totally new to the Okanagan, in this event racers will challenge themselves solo or as a team in three different events, Stand Up Paddleboard, Mountain Biking and Trail Running. 

 

The first 50 participants to sign up will be entered into a draw for a chance to win: Free entry in 2020 Kal Park- Aqua Terra Race!

along with various other prizes.

SHORT COURSE:

3km Stand Up Paddle, 9km Mountain Bike Ride, 7.5km Trail Run

LONG COURSE:

9km Stand Up Paddle, 25km Mountain bike ride, 15km Trail Run

Registration

Registration Is now open!

Online Registration Deadline

Registration Closed September 22, 2019

Entry Fees

Solo Participant $125 + GST

Team of 3 $350+ GST

Team of 2 $250+ GST

Participants must be 19 years of age or older on race day.

Relay runners will register individually and include their team name in the registration process, legs will need to be confirmed prior to race day. The

first person to register, will register the team name. Once the team name is

selected, the system will automatically place hold a spot for remaining team members. The remaining team members will select their team name from the available drop down. (This will all be done on the Ultra Signup page).

What's Included

  • Custom Race day T-shirt-By Local Artist

  • Swag Bag

  • Finisher Prize, local Artisan Jam

  • Apple Barrel

  • Fully Stocked Aide Stations/ gluten less Aide Station

  • First Aide

  • Portion of race fees go directly to NOCS

  • Kick Butt Volunteers 

  • Slush Machine Station

  • Baked Potato Bar, choice of two different toppings-pulled pork, vegi chili, including Coleslaw & drink  

Ad-On's When Purchasing

  • Extra Race day T-shirt-By Local Artist

  • Extra Baked potato bar, choice of two different toppings-pulled pork, vegi chili, including Coleslaw & drink 

  • Bush Babes- Hats

  • Bush Babes T-Shirts

Race Package Pick Up's

Package Pick Up: Friday September 13th (3pm- 6pm)

Location: The Starting Block located at 3100 29th Ave Vernon BC

 Package Pick Up: Sunday September 15th (7am-8am)

Location: Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park (Jade/Juniper Bay Parking Lot) 

Bike Drop Off: Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park far parking lot, Sunday September 15th

(6am -8am)

Board Drop Off: Jade Bay beach, September 15th (6am-8am)

Mandatory Racer check in: Bike drop area, September 15th (6am-8am)

            

Race Start Times

Sunday September 15th Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park- Jade Bay Beach

Pre-Race Meeting: 8:30 am

Long Course Race: Starts 9am, Jade Bay beach

Short Course Race: Starts 9:30am, Jade Bay beach

Food: from 11:30am-5pm 

​Massage & Chiro: from 10am -3pm 

​Music: 9am-4pm

​Awards: at Finish Line: 2:30 pm

Aide Stations

Our aid stations carry the following tasty treats 

  • Coke

  • Water

  • Gels

  • Electrolytes

  • fruit

  • pickles

  • nuts

  • chips

  • cookies

  • peanut butter sandwhich

  • and much more

If there is something in particular you prefer, please bring it with you.

 

Glutenless, we will have a separate table at each aid station that we will strive to keep Gluten free. If you are Celiac and have any concerns please provide your own snacks.

Maps

All 4 distances will have a challenging route that starts with a single-track climb, up to a beautiful full view south down Kalamalka lake; see printable maps below.

All distances are approximate, maps can change on short notice.

Accommodations

Fairfield Inn & Suites Vernon

Runners discounted rate of $127/night plus taxes (regular $149/night plus taxes) for a Double Queen room. 

Hotel Information

· Complimentary buffet breakfast (waffles, eggs, sausages, etc.)

· Complimentary wired & wireless high speed internet

· Spacious guest rooms with ergonomic work areas

· Fitness Center (treadmills, elliptical, & free weights)

· Coin laundry

· Pool, hot tub, & water slide

· Meeting facilities

PROMO CODE WHEN BOOKING : LPR

Terms & Conditions

Participating in an adventure race, trail running race, or race training clinic is a potentially hazardous activity.

Registrants agree to participate only if they are physically able, are willing and able to carry the mandatory gear and agree to abide by all rules of the event.

Registrants will seek a physician’s advice and approval if they have any doubt as to their physical ability.

The race directors of Bush Babes Trail running have the right to refuse the participation of any registrant if they feel there is a concern for that person’s health and safety.

Waiver

RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS. BY ACCEPTING A RACE NUMBER, YOU WILL WAIVE CERTAIN LEGAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO SUE. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY.

Rules & Regulations

Please read this section very carefully. Any runner not adhering to any of the following rules is subject to disqualification or penalty.

We couldn't do it with out you! 

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