Weekend Info

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Weekend Information

Friday, September 25-27, 2020 - Whistler Alpine Meadows

Schedule Of Events

Dates: Fri, Sept 25 – Sun, Sept 27, 2020
Distances: 25km, 55km, 110km, 100 mile, Ascent Race and Triple WAMMY!
Location: Whistler, BC
Start Times:

Fri: 100 mile – 10:00am – 48hr cutoff
Fri: Ascent Race – 12:00pm – 4hr00 cutoff
Sat: 110km – 4:00am – 30hr cutoff
Sat: 25km – 8:00am – 6hr30 cutoff
Sat: Kids Race – 9:00am
Sun: 55km – 6:00am – 12hr30 cutoff
Mon: Post race dinner/social – 6:00pm – Longhorn Saloon, Mountain Square

Start:

Ascent Race: Merlin’s, base of Blackcomb Mountain
25km: Riverside Resort
55km: Whistler Athletes’ Centre
110km: Riverside Resort
100 mile: Meadow Park

Finish: All distances finish at Riverside Resort, except the Ascent Race which finishes at the Rendezvous Lodge, Blackcomb Mountain.

Weekend Details

​Parking:

All parking will be in the Whistler Day Lots, with bus shuttles available to each start line, and back to parking from each finish via a $10 ‘bus pass’.

​Package Pickup:

** Mandatory package pickup, gear check and drop bag drop-off at the Hilton for 100 mile Thurs and 110k Thurs or Fri.

Thursday:
4:00-9:00pm @ Hilton Whistler (Sutcliffe Room) – all distances

Friday:
*NO 100 mile race morning PPU!

10:30-11:30am @ Ascent / WAMMY start line (Merlin’s, base of Blackcomb Mountain)
4:00-9:00pm @ Hilton Whistler (Sutcliffe Room) – all distances

Saturday:
*NO 110k race morning PPU!
6:30-7:30am @ 25k start line (Riverside)
8:30-all day @ Finish Line (Riverside) for 55k only

Sunday:
4:30-5:30am @ 55k start line (Whistler Athlete Ctr)

Accommodation

​Riverside Resort:

Stay just steps from most start lines and finish lines with our official accommodation partner and event host site. Options include camping, RV sites, cabins and yurts.

Call 604.905.5533 and use code CMTS20 (This is not a discount code, but rather an access code, as we have most of the resort pre-booked for our runners. If you don’t use the code, you might be told the resort is sold out.)

​Whistler Athletes’ Centre

Individual rooms with shared bathrooms and a shared, fully stocked, commercial-sized kitchen.

Athlete-focused accommodations at a great price, conveniently located as soon as you enter Whistler at Function Junction.

Call 604.964.0052 and use code “CMTS” for special rates.

​Hilton Whistler Resort

Centrally located in Whistler Village, your stay at the Hilton includes a 24-hour fitness facility, heated outdoor swimming pool & hot tub, with tennis courts and a spa onsite. All rooms are newly-renovated, with some featuring jetted tubs and fully equipped kitchens.

The Hilton will host package pickup Thurs & Fri, and the 100 mile pre-race briefing Thurs pm.

Runner rates and codes yet to be confirmed.

Note: Parking is an extra cost, but the Whistler parking lots are only a few blocks away.

​Crystal Lodge

Located right in the heart of Whistler village, the Crystal Lodge features a wide variety of hotel rooms (1, 2 & 3 bdrm), lofts & suites, shops, restaurants and amenities, including a heated outdoor pool, hot tub, sauna, and fitness room. Minimum 2-night stay.

Runner rates and codes yet to be confirmed.

Note: Parking is an extra cost, but the Whistler parking lots are only a few blocks away.

Travelling to Whistler

​By Car:

From Vancouver, take the Sea to Sky Highway 99. Drive through Squamish and follow signs for Whistler Village. Take the second right into Whistler Village on Lorimer Road. Pass through a set of traffic lights and look for the entrance to the Day Lots on your right.

​By Air:

Vancouver International Airport is the closest major airport. You can rent a car or take a shuttle bus to Whistler (2-2.5hours). Harbour Air also flies from Downtown Vancouver to Whistler.