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TUMBLER RIDGE, B.C. — Registration for Tumbler Ridge’s Emperor Challenge opens next week, on April 12.

According to the website for the event, registration for the race filled up with 1,000 racers in 20 hours. However, there is no limit on kid’s race registrations. Registration can be done online.

To run the adult 20-kilometre race, it is $75. The children’s race is $20. Both include a technical shirt. Awards are distributed based on age groups. The age groups are: Juniors (18 & Under), Open (19 to 34), Masters (35 to 49), Grand Masters (50 to 64) and Super Masters (65 & Older). A special award will be given to those completing their fifth and tenth Emperor Challenge Campaigns.

The race itself is on Saturday, August 6. The adult race starts at 9 a.m., and the children’s race starts at 9:30 a.m.

For more information, check out the website for the Emperor’s Challenge.

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