Date: Friday, March 15, 2013 Time: Various Where: Whistler Olympic Park
It's a winter sports enthusiast's ideal event; watch
as Olympic and World Championship medallists go head to
head in Whistler's world class nordic venues with athletes
competing in events including Biathlon, Cross-Country Ski Racing
and Ski Jumping.
Biathlon Nationals March 15 - 20, 2013 Biathlon races combine cross country skiing with
several rounds of rifle marksmanship. Competitors alternate skiing
around a predetermined route with rounds of target shooting. The
aim is to ski fast and shoot straight.
Haywood Ski Nationals March 23 - 30, 2013 The 2013 Cross Country Ski Nationals are being
hosted at Whistler Olympic Park, home of the 2010 Olympic and
Paralympic Winter Games.The Haywood Ski Nationals are the
preeminent cross country ski event on the National calendar. The
event attracts the best age group skiers from across Canada and
includes approximately 500 skiers competing in up to 5 competitions
over an eight day period.
Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined Nationals March 22 - 30, 2013 The Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined events are
sure to draw a large crowd. The competition for the 2013 Nationals
is looking fierce, with a strong contingent of Canadian women ski
jumpers signed up to compete.
Nordic Skiing in Pemberton
Popular cross country skiing trails in the Pemberton Area are at
the Nairn Falls Campground. The trails at Nairn Falls are
maintained by volunteers at the Spud
Valley Nordic Club. Other popular areas include the
trails at the north end of the Pemberton Meadows Road. For more
information, see Tourism
When visiting Whistler, consider staying at Pemberton Valley Lodge. We offer several advantages over Whistler
1 Only 20 minutes
You can get to the Village faster from our Lodge than you can from some parts of Whistler Resort.
2 Save money
Whistler hotels typically charge for parking. We don't. And you get bigger rooms for your dollar.
3 Ski shuttle
Our complimentary shuttle bus runs daily from the Lodge to and from Whistler Blackcomb.