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Emperor’s Challenge Registration Will Open April 11th 2018.

Kid's registration

Lost and Found from the event is @ the Visitor Info Centre.


Emperor’s Challenge Registration Filled in approximately 18 hours in 2016 & 2017.

 No limit on kid’s race registrations.

Kids Registered before June 15th can select shirt sizes.

**Please note: All registrations are non-transferable and non-refundable.
Race Information

2017 Photos are up!

2017 Race Results are here!


The TR Aquatic Centre is open until 5pm on race day.

Race Day is Saturday August 11th, 2018

Thanks to everyone who came out for the 19th Annual Emperor’s Challenge & our amazing volunteers!  We hope to see you all again soon.

Map of the Race Route

Emperor's Challenge Route

Check out our new Maps & Tracks Page for more including GeoPDFs.

Images of the route are available at the bottom of the Race Info Page.

Directions to the race:

Aside from driving directions this map also includes the Dinosaur Discovery Gallery, TR Community Centre and TR Visitor’s Centre (Zoom in on the townsite at A).  Driving Directions from Grand Prairie to race parking are here as a pdf (Kelly Lake Rd Route)  The Red Willow Rd via Elmsworth is another option.  Both routes are back roads – Drive carefully!

Race Route Video Tour:

Looking for another great event in the Peace? Check out the Chetwynd Adventure Races by PCS

Hosted by the

Wolverine Nordic & Mountain Society

Wolverine Nordic and Mountain Society logo and the Emperor's Challenge medal spinning like a coin.
This race is run within the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark

20k Demographics – 2015

47% are New Runners

63% are Female

37% are Male

20km Registratons By Region (2015):

Central & Northern AB  6.6%
Dawson Creek  20.3%
Central &Northern BC  4.1%
Fort St. John  38.9%
Tumbler Ridge  7.9%
Southern BC  1.9%
Chetwynd  6.4%
Central & Northern AB  2.8%
Grande Prairie  9.7%
Prince George  3.0%
Northern BC  1.6%

Age Breakdown:

18 & Under  8%
19 – 34  40%
35 – 49  33%
50 – 64  16%
65 & Up  3%

Youngest & Oldest 2005-2014