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Score points for Canada at the upcoming Can Am Masters XC Challenge

How you can score points for team Canada this February

In February 2020, Victoria is hosting the Pan Am Cross-Country Cup, which will see four Canadian teams competing (junior men’s and women’s and senior men’s and women’s). In conjunction with the junior and senior championship, there’s a masters battle scheduled as well.

Masters race at ACXC 2018

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In the masters race, it’ll be Canada versus the U.S. in a rivalry that’s been going on for years. The 2020 event will see the 33rd running of the Can Am Masters Challenge. This event will be held at Langford’s Bear Mountain Golf Course and in conjunction with the 2020 Pan Am XC Cup on February 29.

Canada leads the challenge series over the U.S. (18 to 14) and is undefeated on Canadian soil. Runners are invited to compete in the 5K race, which is open to runners over 30. Anyone participating has a chance at scoring against the U.S.

The 2020 Pan Am Cross-Country Cup will bring teams from many of the 44 countries to test themselves for the first time in Canada. The deadline for teams to declare is December 20.

Team Canada

U20 women

Annika Ariano
Mackenzie Campbell
Petal Palmer
Sadie Sigfstead
Abbey Yuhasz
Ceili McCabe

U20 men

Keon Wallingford
Kevin Robertson
Philippe Morneau-Cartier
Dakota Goguen
Chase Canty
Scott Arndt

Senior women

Gen Lalonde
Natasha Wodak
Maria Galea-Bernard
Hannah Woodhouse
Kristen Lee
Victoria Coates

Senior men

Brandon Allen
Connor Black
Jean-Simon Desgagnés
John Gay
Kieran MacDonald
Mitchell Ubene

For more information go to https://panamxccup2020.com.