10th Annual Pentathlon des neiges opens in perfect weather

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Photo: Bill Cox

Part of the Kamikazz team, who were divided into three groups of racers. The others were out on their respective runs for their group.

Aspiring competitors and enthusiastic crowds basked in sunlight and beautiful above zero weather for the opening of the 10th annual Pentathlon des neiges in Quebec City this past weekend. Officials and volunteers were in place to oversee the five disciplines - cycling, running, skating, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing - in age groups from 18 to 60+, male and female.