Reminder: Stride and Glide Event Feb 14th

WHAT IS THE STRIDE & GLIDE FOR KGH?

The Stride & Glide for KGH is a week long fundraiser, coordinated by the Kelowna Nordic Ski & Snowshoe Club in support of the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation.

Members and guests are invited to sign up for the club's first ever Stride & Glide for KGH! For only $10.00 you can stride and glide on over 130 kilometres of trails in both cross country skis and/or snowshoes. Each participant can record their distance manually, on Strava or the new Avenza Trail Map and then post their results on the Kelowna Nordic Facebook page.

To keep everyone safe during this time, (and to avoid mass gatherings), we have extended the event to be one week long (Feb 14-21, 2021). This gives you the opportunity to complete your distance in a safe manner, all while enjoying the beautiful trails at the Kelowna Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Club!

Choose your goal and plan your route; is 2021 the year you'll push your distance on skis or snowshoes? If it is - then show your friends. With countless routes at Kelowna Nordic that loop around cabins for distances of 6, 12 or 18 Km, the choice and challenge is up to you. 

HOW DO I SIGN UP? 

Registration is now open! For only $10.00 you can sign up by clicking the sign-up link below. The first 100 participants to register will also receive a coveted neck ski buff made exclusively for this event! Once registered, YOU can also;

Where and when does the event happen? The event takes place over one week, February 14-21st, 2021 at the Kelowna Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Club, located at McCulloch Rd in Kelowna, BC. For more information about the Nordic Club and location, check out the rest of the website.

Prize giveaway!  Are you looking to have a little more fun while doing good? You can create your own fundraising page and compete against family and friends! All those who raise over $100 will be eligible for prizes. Create your own fundraising page now and be eligible for some incredible prizes!

Why should you participate? The Kelowna Nordic Club has set-up this fundraiser to support the KGH Foundation and to raise funds for Advanced Stroke Care. By registering for the event, or by creating your own fundraising page, you are part of a revolutionary plan to centralize stroke care, right here at Kelowna General Hospital. To learn more about the cause and how you can directly support, visit the KGH Foundation website here. 

CONTACT

For more information about the event and how to register, please contact Lyle Nicholson - event organizer at lylehn@shaw.ca or visit the Kelowna Nordic Ski & Snowshow Club website: www.kelownanordic.com

Thank you to our title sponsor

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