Community Calendar

 

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Merritt Crown 2020

Watch the promo video at www.facebook.com/MerrittCrown/videos/139913070298121/. The Merritt Crown is a mostly self supported, mostly singletrack, mostly signed endurance race for dirtbag mountain bikers.  

118 km. 3,322 meters. Only 12 hours!   

The course joins the four major singletrack riding areas of the Nicole Valley: Coutlee Plateau, Iron Mountain, Lundbom, and Swakum Mountain. The course will be well marked but it is 120km and there may be sections that have less markings than others. It is mandatory that all racers have Trailforks on their phone with them and rely primarily on it for navigation.  

Time limit: 12 hours (riders that won't make the cut to retire at end of Section 3 if over the 5pm deadline to avoid riders in the dark)

 

The cost of your ticket includes:
Cost Includes:
-1 admission to post-race BBQ incl. food and beer
-Camping
-A crown for all finishers
-Cash prize purse for the top riders
-Donation to MMBA for trail maintenance

Event Date 06-20-2020 7:00 am
Event End Date 06-20-2020 7:00 pm
* Event Contact Darch Oborne
* Phone Number 250-378-7363
Email merrittcrown@gmail.com
Website https://www.facebook.com/MerrittCrown
* Location Central Park
The 2020 Canadian National Fly Fishing Championship comes through Merritt this June, please contact for more info
Event Date 06-20-2020
Event End Date 06-27-2020
* Event Contact Corbett Lake Lodge
* Phone Number 250-378-4334
* Location Merritt
Merritt Country Run 2020

Merritt Country Run

Jun. 13 Pickup info package at the MCC 9:00 am-5:00 pm and running expo

Jun. 14

½ Marathon starts @ 9:00 am

Runners should be there by 8:30 am

Distances include a five kilometre route, a 10 km loop, and a half-marathon.

At Voght Park

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Liz Brackenreed 250-315-9712 or Stacey Krajci 250-280-1201

Event Date 06-14-2020 8:00 am
* Event Contact Liz Brackenreed
* Phone Number 250-315-9712
Email merrittcountryrun@gmail.com
* Location Voght Park
The day before the official Country Run, pick up an info package at the Merritt Civic Centre and attend the running expo
Event Date 06-13-2020
* Event Contact Merritt Country Run
Email merrittcountryrun@gmail.com
* Location Merritt Civic Centre
Come experience the Tri-It Triathlon at the Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre!
Event Date 06-07-2020
* Event Contact Merritt Leisure Services
* Phone Number 250-315-1050
* Location Nicola Valley Aquatic Centre

Time trials are at 4:00 pm racing at 5:00 pm

Event Date 06-06-2020 4:00 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Speedway
Website merrittspeedway.ca
* Location Merritt Speedway Track
Time trials are at 12:00 pm racing at 1:00 pm
Event Date 05-17-2020 12:00 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Speedway
* Phone Number 250-378-7661
* Location Merritt Speedway Track
Time trials are at 12:00 pm racing at 1:00 pm
Event Date 05-16-2020 12:00 pm
* Event Contact Merritt Speedway Association
* Phone Number 250-378-7661
Website merrittspeedway.ca
* Location Merritt Speedway Track
Spring Into Action Ball Tournament Day 2
Event Date 05-10-2020 7:00 am
Event End Date 05-10-2020 7:00 pm
* Event Contact Crystal Swayze
* Phone Number 250-315-8175
* Location Central Park
Spring Into Action Ball Tournament Day 1
Event Date 05-09-2020 7:00 am
Event End Date 05-09-2020 7:00 pm
* Event Contact Crystal Swayze
* Phone Number 250-315-8175
* Location Central Park

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Merritt Visitor Centre: 250-378-0349
Tourism Manager: 250-378-8619
Email: Contact Form