Races & Challenges

Spectate or participate, just be ready to giv'r.

Whistler Trail Running: 5 Lessons Learned from the Valley to Peak Race

Who better to get tips from than trail runner, ultra athlete and member of the winning relay team from the 2015 Salomon Valley to Peak Race, Jeff Pelletier?

Women Get Down and Dirty in Whistler: Mudderella Survival Guide

Things get messy when the ladies hit the course. Guest Author Dee Raffo’s tips for a successful day out and how to embrace the mud.

Confessions from the Top: 5 Things I Learned from Racing Red Bull 400 Whistler

Self-proclaimed race-averse and mountain man Feet Banks took part in the Red Bull 400 relay last year – here's what he learned on his way to a bronze medal.

Off the Couch! 5 1/2 Reasons To Do Tough Mudder Half

Go Half or go home - the Insider thinks you should take up the challenge from the Tough Mudder crew.

Dropping In with Whistler Freeride Club’s Olivia McNeil

Olivia McNeil is living the dream at only 15 years old. She shares her passion for freeriding and gives us an insight into the competitive scene.

Whistler Reflections with Ski Legend Rob Boyd

Local hero Rob Boyd reflects on his achievements, why he's raising his family in Whistler and the local ski racing scene.

Whistler Trail Running: Testing the 5 Peaks Course

Whistler is a trail running hotspot, but why?

A Spectators Guide to Whistler’s Subaru IRONMAN® Canada

The Insider's guide to how, where and what to watch at Subaru IRONMAN® Canada in Whistler this July.

Run to the Hills: The Whistler Race-cation

Train hard, race hard, party harder? With a full calendar of running, riding and fitness events this summer it's all about the 'race-cation.'

Whistler Summer Events: Running, Fitness & “Group Suffering.”

Whistler Summers are chock full of events so to make things easier The Insider is grouping summer 2014's similar events and commenting on what makes them awesome. This week: Running, Racing and events that involve group suffering. See you on the trails.

Whistler’s Great Snow Earth and Water Race Returns For GO Fest

The Great Snow Earth Water Race was one of the most exciting events in Whistler history and after a 20-year hiatus it is returning in May 2014 as part of the new GO Fest: Whistler Great Outdoors Festival.
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