Being part of a local club is a great way to stay motivated, be social and get some structured training. Below is a list of some great local clubs. If you know of any clubs that are missing from the list below, let us know and we’ll get them added.


Check back soon to see our 2023 Ambassador team!

Corporate Program:

Are you an employer that wants to encourage community, outdoor activity and goal setting in your team members? With Somersault, you can get your team together to participate in multisport or running events in the Ottawa region. It is a fantastic way to promote team building, health and fun through the workplace.

Reach out to to discuss the Corporate Program offerings.

Become a Sponsor

Are you interested in supporting our series? Lets talk! We have some great ways for you and your brand to engage with our athletes. We have a list of pre-made sponsorship packages to suit any budget, but we can also build something to suit your needs.

If you’re passionate about community sport and want to help us grow our series, we’d be happy to find something that works for you. Email to get started.

The Rudy Award

The Rudy Award is the ultimate prize in the world of endurance sport. Named after Rudy Hollywood (aka the father of triathlon in Ontario), the Rudy Award is given to athletes who complete the following 5 events in one year, between January 1st and December 31st.

  • The Winterlude Triathlon
  • The Gatineau Loppet 50K ski marathon (skate or classic)
  • The Rideau Lakes Cycle Tour (Classic Route or longer)
  • A Marathon
  • An Iron-Distance Triathlon

If you’ve completed these 5 events, reach out to to join the exclusive club of Rudy Award recipients. Completing this challenge gets you a custom-plaque, featuring Rudy himself, and bragging rights for the rest of your life!

If you ever want to know more about the origins of the Rudy Award, just ask. The award is a well kept secret but has deep roots in the multisport community.

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