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Registration for the ultra run is $65 until Oct. 16, going up to $70 afterwards. The relay is $520 for a team of eight until end of day on Sunday, going up to $560 on Monday.

At press time some 84 teams of eight were registered, which is well below the maximum of 250 teams.

The ultra runners start at 6 a.m. and the relay at 8 a.m. All participants will get a ticket to the after party at the Whistler Conference Centre that evening.


Adult gymnastics launches new programs, parkour

Whistler Gymnastics is preparing to get its adult programs for the season underway, with two nights this year - Monday from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Wednesday from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., Oct. 17 to Dec. 19.

The club's adult trampoline program started Oct. 12 and will run to Dec. 19, with classes on Monday from 8:15 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. and Wednesday from 8:45 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.

They are offering an adult and drop-in program, which includes access to the trampolines and tumble track, on Thursday and Friday from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

New this year, starting on Nov. 4, is a Gymworx Freestyle class for kids 15 and older. The class includes Parkour, free-running and stunting, with certified coaches helping students to progress.

For locals tuning up for the ski and snowboard season, the club is offering TrampFit programs for participants 15 and older, taking place from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday or Friday, and from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday or Thursday. Programs will run Oct. 19 to Nov. 4 and Nov. 16 to Dec. 9.

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