Thursday, September 4, 2008

XC8: Good? Bad? Epic? Memorable!!!

Weather: 60% chance of rain. Low of 7C and high of 12C!!!

Equitment: rubber for the mud

Kit: "toque" (a knit woollen winter hat, originally worn by French-Canadians but now a staple of the Canadian winter wardrobe), thermals and "galoshes" (overshoes, are a type of rubber boot that is slipped over shoes to keep them from getting muddy or wet.)

Head Count By Province: September 1st, 2008

Saskatchewan: 46%

Alberta: 35%

Manitoba: 16% (we rock!)

British Columbia: 3%


Perdictions: Manitoba gets slaughtered BUT we will have the most fun!

Bottom Line:
Good luck to all!


  1. I suddenly have to make a detour on the way, so if you're there ahead of me, save me some tent room near the Manitobans'.

  2. True enough!
    Safe trip everyone.