Royal LePage Comox Valley Snow to Surf Race Categories

Please note that in all categories age is determined by a 9 member team. In the event you are racing with less that 9 members the missing leg age is the average age of the team.

Recreational

Recreational Men – all racers male (MINIMUM 4 participants)Minimum Age 14 years

Recreational Women – all racers female (MINIMUM 4 participants)Minimum Age 14 years

Recreational Mixed – minimum 4 female racers.Minimum Age 14 years

Recreational Junior – MINIMUM 4 participants Minimum racer age 14, maximum racer age 19 as of December 31, 2020

Open

Minimum Age 14 years

Classic Open Men – all racers male (MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Open Women – all racers female (MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Open Mixed – minimum 4 female racers

Masters

Minimum racer age 30, Minimum total age (all racers combined) 315 years (MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Masters Men – all racers male(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Masters Women – all racers female(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Masters Mixed – minimum 4 female racers(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Grand Masters

Minimum racer age 40, Minimum total age (all racers combined) 400 years(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Grand Masters Men – all racers male(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Grand Masters Women – all racers female(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Grand Masters Mixed – minimum 4 female racers(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Great Grand Masters

Minimum racer age 55, Minimum total age (all racers combined) 600 years(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Great Grand Masters Men – all racers male(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Great Grand Masters Women – all racers female(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Great Grand Masters Mixed – minimum 4 female racers(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Military

All racers must belong to CF Regular or Reserve A, B, or C

Open – minimum racer age 19

Masters – minimum total racer age (all racers combined) 350 years

The Junior Event

Minimum racer age 14, maximum racer age 19 as of December 31, 2020

Classic Junior Male – all racers male(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Junior Female – all racers female(MINIMUM 4 participants)

Classic Junior Mixed – minimum 4 female racers(MINIMUM 4 participants)

The total combined age of all racers must not exceed 162 years.

 The race is a relay competition with a wrist band being passed from team member to team member.

NOTE: The band must be visible at all times for course marshals recording team members passing through various checkpoints throughout the course. Failure to produce band during course of the race may result in team disqualification. Each team member will wear the team’s number. Failure to turn in wrist band at race finish will result in loss of complimentary beer tickets and possible disqualification.

All racers must meet minimum age requirement for their category by April 27, 2019

The Comox Valley Snow to Surf Society reserves the right to make changes to the course or the rules if deemed necessary. It is the responsibility of all team members to familiarize themselves with the race course and the rules.