Racers take on the 2015 Mount Hays Quickclimb challenge in August.

Racers take on the 2015 Mount Hays Quickclimb challenge in August.

Quickclimb back for 2016

The organizing committee has confirmed that the mountain race will indeed return in 2016 for its second year in a row

With a successful Quickclimb event at Mount Hays in August after a five-year hiatus, the organizing committee has confirmed that the mountain race will indeed return in 2016 for its second year in a row and fifth-overall slope challenge.The event is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016.

The organizing committee of Quickload Logistics’ Kristina De Araujo and McElhanney Prince Rupert’s Sean Carlson both led a team of volunteers to put on the event at the base of the mountain this year.