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Atmosphere is an active outdoor lifestyle retail store specializing in outdoor sports and recreation apparel, footwear and accessories. In early 2010, FGL re-branded its Coast Mountain Sports outdoor concept under the Atmosphere banner. There are currently over 60 Atmosphere retail stores across Canada.

Destination Partners

Explore Your Trail

The City of Trail, situated on the Columbia River in BC's West Kootenay, has been declared BC's Number One Sports Town. Offering a wealth of sports - from golfing and fishing to mountain biking, hiking and skiing, and especially hockey, it also has an active arts and culture community. It is a special place with affordable real estate, outstanding recreational facilities and an abundance of outdoor activities.

Community Partners

Kootenay Savings

Kootenay Savings recognizes that your lifestyle and financial needs are unique to you. They will help you achieve you financial goals, offering personalized service and smart financial advice that's easy to understand. Whether you're planning for retirement, heading off to college or opening your first savings account, they have a wide range of products designed to meet your everyday banking needs.

Gravity Adventures

Gravity Adventures is a leader in providing outdoor adventure holidays and wilderness education experiences, specializing in trips, courses and camps for rock climbing, hiking, skiing, ice climbing, mountain biking, kayaking and more. Gravity is providing course design and ropes support for Atmosphere RTNX.

Queen City Shuttles

Queen City Shuttle & Charters offers van charter service between Spokane airport, Rossland, and Nelson, BC. Their vans and minibus can accommodate groups of up to 20 people with luggage.

Ice Creek Lodge

Ice Creek Lodge is a backcountry ski and back country snowboard paradise located 60 kilometers northwest of Nelson, BC in the Southern Selkirk Mountain Range. The cozy and newly furnished timber-frame lodge is just outside the western boundary of Valhalla Provincial Park, perched mid-mountain at an elevation of 6100 feet / 1850m.

Media Partners

Mountain FM 103.5 The Bridge

Mountain FM and 103.5 The Bridge are the community-oriented radio stations of choice in the Kootenay Boundary, with Mountain FM channels in Osoyoos, Grand Forks, Trail and Castlegar, and The Bridge in Nelson. Listen to the Atmosphere RTNX Radio Show every Sunday at 5pm - locally or online - and play the Locate the Landmark contest!

Solos Productions

Solos Productions is the official videographer of Atmosphere RTNX 2011. As an experienced outdoor adventure sport videographers, the Solos crew not only shoots but participates in every outdoor activity imaginable. Their knowledge of terrain and seasons insures they will get the product you desire.

Explore. Compete. Live.

No Boundaries is the voice for the ever growing population of adventure seeking individuals. No Boundaries covers the gamut of adventure sports ranging from mountain biking, trailrunning, adventure racing, paddling, orienteering, adventure travel and all things outdoors.


Checkpoint Tracker Adventure Racing is the largest competitive adventure racing series in both the United States and Canada, comprised of 93 Events ranging from Sprint races full Expeditions. Raid the North Extreme is proud to be the first Canadian event to join the CP Tracker series.

Other Races


The MOMAR is an incredible weekend experience that will test your mental and physical limits. You will navigate your way through a series of checkpoints on either the 30km Sport Course or on the 50km Enduro Course. Team MOMAR will be racing RTNX, and a MOMAR prize package will be up for grabs, including a race entry, tshirt, and race jersey!

Cyswog'n'Fun Triathlon

Nelson's Cyswog'n'Fun Triathlon is a modified Olympic distance triathlon hosted in Nelson's beautiful Lakeside Park. Happening on July 31 - the day after RTNX ends - we encourage racers to stay and take part in the fun, volunteer, maybe even race? RTNX Race Director Geoff Langford competed in 2010 and highly recommends this energetic community event.