Sunday, March 18, 2018


The White, Purple and Yellow trails now have a classic track thanks to Ian.  Trails are in great shape.

Saturday, March 17, 2018

Final Day at Nationals

Another top ten for Guillaume Pelchat at Nationals in the 10 km mass start classic technique.  Raphaël Guerout 58th & Thomas Pelchat 60th in the 15 km race.  Guillaume also finished tied for 8th in the Juvenile Boys aggregate!!! 

Friday, March 16, 2018

Weekend conditions

More grooming Friday night.  The Red, Orange, Blue and Green trails are now groomed for both classic and skate.  The White, Purple, Yellow and Pink trails have been groomed for skating.

Ski Nationals -Day 7 - Training Day

Tomorrow is the Last race for Pembroke Racers. A 10 km Classic Mass Start for Guillaume & Raphael & a 15 km for Thomas.  Some pretty challenging hills at Lappe!

Thursday, March 15, 2018


The green and blue trails have been fully groomed for classic and skate.  The white, red, purple, orange, yellow, pink, light green, and 800m have been packed.

Ski Nationals - Day 6 - Sprint Free Technique 1,2 k

Qualification Round Results 

Thomas Pelchat (Jr.B)      64th; did not advance

Guillaume Pelchat (Juv.B)   8th; advances to quarter finals

Raphaël Guerout (Juv.B)  65th; did not advance

Quarter finals

Guillaume  3rd; photo finish!; did not advance; finishes 13th overall

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ski Nationals - Day 5

Training day for Pembroke Racers.  Weather is perfect!  Watched the Senior, Junior Men & Women Free Sprints.  Totally exciting!  Tomorrow is the Junior & Juvenile boys & girls 1,2 km free sprint.  It will be quite a challenge just to move on to quarter finals!  Lots of strong skiers!

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Ski Nationals - Day 4 - 7,5 km Free & Pursuit (Day 2&4 combined)

Thomas Pelchat had the best race of the group by moving up 6 spots in the freestyle technique, followed by Raphael Guerout moving up 1 & Guillaume Pelchat dropping 7 spots. Unofficial results are Thomas 64th in freestyle & 64th in pursuit.  Raphaël 59th in freestyle & 60th in pursuit.  Guillaume 17th in freestyle but a strong classic on day 2 kept him in good position with a 10th placing in the pursuit.   Official results have moved Guillaume in day 2 classic from 8th place to 7th because of a disqualification!

Monday, March 12, 2018

Ski Nationals - Day 3 - Training Day

Awesome weather & first class skiing at Lappe Nordic.  Lots of snow!  Looking forward to tomorrow's Freestyle 7,5 km pursuit.

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Ski Nationals - Day 2 - Classic Interval Start

Guillaume Pelchat cracks top ten at Nationals with an 8th place in the Juvenile Boys 5 km Classic Technique!  Raphaël Guerout finished 61 & Thomas Pelchat 70 in the Junior Boys 10 km.