This event is part of Cycling Canada's, Canada Cup XC Series and is presented  with additional approval and support from the UCI  and Bicycle Nova Scotia.

The UCI or Union Cycliste Internationale is the international body that regulates all aspects of bicycle racing. This race is sanctioned with the UCI and is classed as a "C2" event.

Cycling Canada is the national Sport Organization representing cycling in Canada and the administers of the Canada Cup Series.

kentville Canada Cup XC Race

Bicycle Nova Scotia is a provincial Sport Organization that represents the needs of  cyclists in Nova Scotia for both sport and recreation.