Started in: 2007
First pro winners: Fabien Barel (FRA) and Tracy Moseley (GBR)
2022 pro winners: Troy Brosnan (AUS) and Tracey Hannah (AUS)
Whistler Bike Park trails: Joyride > Schleyer > Old Olly > Canadian Open DH > Lower Canadian Open DH
RockShox Canadian Open DH Location: Whistler Mountain Bike Park – Spectators with a bike and a Whistler Bike Park lift ticket can catch some of the action by riding down adjacent trails to view races. Spectators without a bike can catch the finish line in Skier’s Plaza. Kindly note that open alcohol is not permitted.
Straight down, no mercy, under the watchful eyes of downhill fans around the world. The Canadian Open DH course is a one run take-down of Whistler’s rooty single-track. Staged on the final weekend of Crankworx, this is one of the biggest events of the festival, attracting elite downhill experts from around the world. Pro, aspiring and amateur racers, claim your spot at the start gate. Fans, grab your spot on track and get ready to take in the speed and skill of some of the world’s fastest.
|Friday, 12th August|
|9:00 am – 12:00 pm||Group B Training (U15, U17, Senior, Master, Veteran)|
|12:00 pm – 3:00 pm||Group A Training (U19 & Elite)|
|Saturday, 13th August|
|8:45 am – 11:00 am||Group B Training (U15, U17, Senior, Master, Veteran)|
|11:00 am – 12:45 pm||Group A Training (U19 & Elite)|
|1:00 pm – 2:15 pm||Elite Only Seeding Runs|
|Sunday, 14th August|
|8:00 am – 9:15 am||Group B Training (U15, U17, Senior, Master, Veteran)|
|9:30 am – 11:30 am||Finals – Group B|
|11:30 am – 12:45 pm||Group A Training (U19 & Elite)|
|1:00 pm – 3:00 pm||Finals – Group A (U19 & Elite)|
|3:30 pm – 5:30 pm||Finals – Elite ‘top results from seeding’ LIVE BROADCAST|
Registration will open on Tuesday May 9, 2023 at 10:00am PDT
Registration Deadline: Saturday July 15, 2023 at 11:59pm PDT
There will be no onsite registration.
To view athlete profile, please login into the Crankworx Registration Platform
Entry fees are refundable (less processing fee) providing cancellation notice is received in writing to email@example.com by the registration deadline. Registration deadline is July 15, 2023 at 11:59pm PDT. All entries are non-refundable or transferable after the registration deadline (even in the case of injury or mechanical problems).
Competitors who need to withdraw after the registration deadline should email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm their withdrawal otherwise they will appear on the start list as a DNS.