Two weeks to Reino Keski-Salmi loppet

The countdown is on for the 32nd annual Reino Keski-Salmi loppet in Salmon Arm.

Kamloops This Week

The countdown is on for the 32nd annual Reino Keski-Salmi loppet in Salmon Arm.

The full-day family event aimed at both recreational and competitive skiers goes on Jan. 16 at Larch Hills ski area.

Almost $400,000 has been raised for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C. and Yukon in the loppet’s 31 years.

Entry is $7 for participants seven and under, $17 for skiers eight to 17 years old, $37 for competitive racers over 18 and $32 for recreational racers over 18. Races vary in length from one kilometre to 34 kilometres depending on age and competitiveness.