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Madsen, Snyder win XTERRA Victoria

Karsten Madsen and Suzie Snyder captured the XTERRA Victoria Championship titles on a gorgeous day around Durrance Lake in British Columbia, Canada. It’s the second straight win in Victoria for Madsen and the fourth victory this season for Snyder, the reigning XTERRA Pan America Tour Champion.  Both Madsen, from Canada, and Snyder, from the U.S., […]

XTERRA Victoria July 9th

What do Lori Bowden, Peter Reid, Simon Whitfield, Danelle Kabush, Brent McMahon, and Melanie McQuaid all have in common? If you guessed that they are all amazing triathletes, you would be right. They are also all natives of Victoria, British Columbia, the site of XTERRA Victoria, on July 9th. Known as the “California of Canada,” […]

Returning Champs Smoke XTERRA Mine Over Matter

XTERRA Mine over Matter brought some heat to Milton, Ontario last weekend. On an unusually hot and humid day, Karsten Madsen and Heather Pady kept their feet to the fire and claimed top spots on the podium. “Both Karsten Madsen and Heather Pady have won this event several times before, although they both do it […]

XTERRA Heads to Canada This Weekend

As summer heats up, the Canadians get their first shot at XTERRA racing this weekend at the 8th annual XTERRA Mine Over Matter. “We are expecting our largest field ever,” said race director, James Kowalewski. “We have a new switchback section about 1.5 km into the bike course. It’s full of accelerations and quick breaking […]

XTERRA in Canada, Eh!

There are six XTERRA races from coast-to-coast in Canada in 2017, and each race dishes out qualifying spots for amateurs into the XTERRA World Championship*. The action starts at the magnificent Kelso Conservation Area with XTERRA Mine over Matter on June 17. It’s Karsten Madsen’s home course, and sits just 40 minutes outside of the […]

Canada Coming Up!!

There are four XTERRA races in Canada over the next five weeks, each offering a chance to qualify for Maui. The action starts Sunday at the Canmore Nordic Center in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta for XTERRA Canmore and the “weekend’s forecast is looking fantastic for our seventh-annual event,” said race director Tony Smith. On […]

XTERRA Parry Sound in Ontario on Saturday

Canada’s Muskoka region has long been known for stunning scenery – an abundance of pristine lakes, and beautiful Group of Seven landscapes sprinkled with exposed granite and weathered pines. And for competitors in this weekend’s XTERRA Parry Sound, it offers one of the toughest courses in Canada. The swim is in clean and clear Nine […]

Madsen, Button win XTERRA Victoria

Complete Results (Victoria, B.C., Canada) It was a great day for Canada at the 2016 XTERRA Victoria race, with Canadians Karsten Madsen and Katie Button taking top spots on the tough trails near Durrance Lake Sunday. Ontario’s Madsen made it two in a row with back-to-back XTERRA Pan Am Tour wins – both on Canadian soil. […]

McMahon Headlines XTERRA Victoria on Sunday

Recent Ironman South American Championship winner, two-time Canadian Olympian and local Victoria resident, Brent McMahon, headlines a solid pro field at the sixth stop of the XTERRA Pan American Tour at Durrance Lake in Victoria, British Columbia this Sunday.  The race course personifies “tough” with a 1.5K fresh water swim, followed by a 24K mountain bike […]

Madsen, Snyder win XTERRA Mine over Matter

Milton, Ontario, Canada – Karsten Madsen and Suzie Snyder won the elite titles at the XTERRA Mine over Matter off-road triathlon on a beautiful day at the Kelso Conservation Area in Milton this morning. For Madsen, it’s his first-ever XTERRA major victory and it came in front of a big contingent of family and friends […]