For the past 13 years, Salmon Arm has hosted an epic bike race; The Salty Dog Enduro. This year, the Salty Dog Enduro will take place on Sunday, May 10 at 10 am at the South Canoe Trail System. A mandatory racers meeting will precede the event at 9:30 am.
At the race, you can choose to ride solo or in a team of 2 for 6 hours. The race usually sees around 750 competitors; 520 adults and 230 children for the Jr. Salty Pup race. The Jr. Salty Pup race is a 1km course for riders aged 3 and up.
The start times for the event are as follows:
9:30am – Mandatory racers meeting at start/finish area
10:00am – Salty Dog Enduro starts
10:30am – U15 Jr. 3-hour Enduro starts
11:00am – Jr. Salty Pup starts
11:35am – Salty Pup 1-hour Enduro starts
This is a very popular event that sells out quickly every year. The races are especially fun for spectators who can enjoy food and beverages while watching the participants.
If you require accommodations for the event, Prestige Harbourfront Resort Salmon Arm is offering participants rates starting from $109.95 and include a complimentary bike washing station. Contact the resort at 250.833.5800 or 1.877.737.8443.
For more information about this event, visit Skookum Cycle & Ski.