• Volunteer Requirements

    Volunteers are the backbone of every event and without them racing simply wouldn’t happen. This article describes the number of volunteers recommended for the different type of event run at each tier. There is also a short description of what each volunteer position is responsible for. Volunteer Numbers Different tiers…

  • Preparing for Sprint Days

    Cross-country skiing sprint days are typically the most difficult to pull off but result in some of the most exciting action for spectators, athletes and officials. Sprint races take place on a short course with a race time ranging from 1 minute for the youngest categories up to 4+ minutes…

  • What Android phone devices work with GoChip?

    Short Answer There any many factors to consider when choosing an Android device that will work with GoChip including Bluetooth read speed and distance, Wi-Fi and cellular bands, Android version and skinning, battery life and price. Beyond the spec sheet, each device has it’s own characteristics that can only be…

  • Signing up with Helcim

    Adding Zone4 as a User on your Helcim Account If you require extra assistance inside your Helcim account, you can add Zone4 staff Dan Roycroft as a user using the following procedure. On the left hand menu, under My Account, click Users & Employees, then click New User On the…

  • Can I still use the old Zone4 PC software instead of the new system

    Yes – although it is no longer receiving updates, our windows desktop timing software can still be used to build start lists, time races, and post results. For instructions on how to download a race file from the registration system, please see the Download a Race File page.

  • Can I test out Zone4 Timing?

    Yes we very much encourage you to test ahead of time and setup all aspects of your race. You can try out the software at any time in your club account and become familiar with setting up your race.  You can practice timing using virtual keypad devices or the Zone4…

  • Do I have to use GoChips at my race

    Zone4 Timing is designed to work with a variety of inputs including tablet entry, Summits SRT timers, RapidCam, GoChip, and manual entry. Depending on the size and complexity of your race, different devices can be used. A small club time trial can easily be timed using the Zone4 android app, and ski races…

  • Registration Category setup for use in Zone4 Timing

    The legacy zone4 PC based timing software had the concept of “Categories” that you could organize into Parent and Sub categories.  Racer could only be assigned to a single category and had to select one at registration time. This concept worked OK for ski races where people can elect to…

  • How do I activate my club with Nordiq Canada?

    The official season end date is June 30. You cannot activate your club for the next season until after June 30. Every year, all cross country ski clubs in Canada must activate themselves with their Division via their Zone4 account.  All of the annual information you need to submit to your division…

  • Timing Pricing

    Pricing subject to change. All prices in Canadian Dollars (CAD) unless otherwise stated. GoChip Pricing $2.50 per chip Weekend Rental $15 per chip 6 Month Season Rental $25 per chip 1 Year Rental $60 per chip Purchase Timing Points Timing Points require an activator, and optionally require a phone if you…

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