2018 Maritime Cup

Wostawea is pleased to host the 2018 Maritime Cup at Killarney Lake Park in Fredericton on January 20 and 21. 

Race notices may be downloaded by clicking here (ENG) or here (FR). Categories and course maps are available here. You can register here.

Update on Conditions

Jan 14: Killarney made it through this week's rain without much damage, and a significant base of snow remains. We are anticipating very good conditions for race weekend.


This event is sanctioned by Cross Country Canada and competitors must hold a CCC Race Licence or purchase a day licence ($5/day) during registration. Points will be counted towards the 2018 NB Cup Series and Canadian Points List (CPL). 


Participants must register in advance at zone4.ca. Deadline for registration for both races is Friday January 19 at 7:00pm. No registration is available on the mornings of the races.


  • Saturday January 20, 2018 - NB Cup # 3 - Classic, interval start
  • Sunday, January 21, 2018 - NB Cup # 4 - Freestyle, pursuit (interval start for those not participating in the Classic event)
  • Maritime Cup - The male and female athletes with the lowest combined times of Saturday and Sunday's events will be crowned the Maritime Cup winner.


  • January 20 (light refreshments will be provided)
    • $28 for Senior, Open, Masters and Para-Nordic adult
    • $25 for Atom to Junior, Para-Nordic
  • January 21 (meal included)
    • $32 for Senior, Open, Masters and Para-Nordic adult
    • $25 for Atom to Junior, Para-Nordic
    • Lunch will be served after the race on Sunday January 21.
  • Day Licence - As it is a Cross Country Canada sanctioned race there is an additional fee of $5 per day for those competitors who do not hold a CCC Race Licence. Cross Country Canada licence holders will not need to pay the daily licence fee. There are no daily licence fees for categories Midgets and below.
  • All fees are non-refundable.

Equipment Check

Skiers will be subject to random equipment checks to ensure compliance with FIS rules. Please take particular note of the rules for maximum pole length for classical technique competitions, available here.

Race Courses

Participants will be able to view the race course at the competition site beginning at 9:00am on January 20, 2018. Maps of the race courses are available here.

Bib Draw

For the January 20 classic race there will be a draw for the starting order for each category using Zone 4. For the pursuit start (skate) of January 21 the order of departure and time of departure will be based on the order of finish from the January 20 race. For those who do not race Saturday, it will be an interval start commencing after the last of the pursuit skiers.

Coaches Meeting

  • Saturday January 20, 2018, 11:00 am
  • Saturday January 20, 2018, 6:00 pm (For the January 21 race)
  • First floor, Killarney lodge

Start Times

  • Saturday January 20, 2018, 1:00 pm
  • Sunday January 21, 2018, 10:00 am

Bib Availability

Killarney Rotary Lodge (First floor)

  • Saturday January 20, 2018 at 12:00pm
  • Sunday January 21, 2018 at 9:00am
  • Participants must pay a $60 fee for bibs that are not returned, and $60 for timing chips that are not returned.

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