8 cross-country ski courses will be presented for the 41st anniversary of the Gatineau Loppet on Saturday February 16th and Sunday February 17th. Courses from 2km to 51km in classic and free technique will satisfy all types of skiers. Note that 2 linear races of 51km will be the main features at P17 in the La Pêche Municipality. The two courses will cut through Gatineau Park north to south amidst enchanting landscapes!
This year, the Gatineau Loppet will feature 3 snowshoe races for the 41st edition of the event. 2km, 5km and 10 km will be presented on Sunday February 17th.
FATBIKE *Start times delayed*
presented by Bicyclettes de Hull
Runners geared up to brave the cold for the 2019 Gatineau Loppet Fatbike race. Results HERE
Fat bike races, organized in collaboration with Ottawa Mountain Bike Association (OMBA), will take place on Saturday January 12th at Hautes-Plaines golf course in Gatineau. NEW 12km, 25km and 37km courses will be part of the 2019 edition.
PRESS RELEASE : “A Fantastic Weekend for the 41rst Edition of the Gatineau Loppet”
Gatineau, February 17, 2019 – Day two of the Gatineau Loppet’s 41st edition competitions also started under a brilliant sunshine at École secondaire Mont-Bleu. All participants, from expert to beginner, were eager to hit the trails of Gatineau Park for the free technique and snowshoe races. This year again, the 51 km free technique, which …
WEATHER CONDITIONS SUNDAY FEB. 17 2019
TIME : 08:40 BASE AIR : -13 C / 8,6 F SNOW / NEIGE : -12 C / 10,4 F KEOGAN AIR : -15 C / – 5 F SNOW / NEIGE : -12 C / 10,4 F
“A Phenomenal Day One for the Gatineau Loppet”
NEWS RELEASE For immediate release Gatineau, February 16, 2019 – The mood was most definitely festive as today’s Gatineau Loppet skiers hit the trails of Gatineau Park. Over 2,000 of them gathered at the start line on day one of the competitions, bolstered by excellent conditions and ideal temperatures. The first two classic styles, which …
The City of Gatineau
As the Gatineau Loppet’s biggest partner, the City of Gatineau is a paradise for skiers and sports fans. Offering high quality facilities for amateur and professional athletes, Gatineau regularly hosts large-scale sporting events.