The Valley Harvest Full Marathon will take you on a journey through several towns in the Annapolis Valley during the absolutely breathtaking autumn harvest. This awesome running event that takes place every Thanksgiving weekend and it includes a free Youth Run, a 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon, and Ultra Marathon.
Held annually on the Thanksgiving weekend, the Trapline Marathon showcases the heritage and community spirit of Labrador. The point-to-point marathon course is unique in both its challenging course and spectacular seasonal scenery along the way from the start in North West River to the finish in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. At the finish participants enjoy refreshments including a buffet of traditional Labrador food.
Held annually on the Thanksgiving long weekend, Ottawa Fall Colours takes place at the Cumberland Heritage Village Museum just east of Ottawa and features a number of family-friendly running events and pre- and post-race festivities. The marathon course is in fact a 21K out-and-back style loop that marathoners must complete twice and features a scenic backdrop to the nation’s capital.
The Prince Edward Island Marathon is one of the most scenic marathon routes in the country, running over rolling hills and through the beautiful fall colours. The run begins at the Brackley entrance in PEI National Park and run along the Gulf Shore Parkway. The route then takes runners through scenic farmlands and along the Confederation Trail, ending in historic Downtown Charlottetown. Other events over the weekend include a Half Marathon, 10K Run/Walk, 5K Run/Walk, and 2K Wheelchair. Charity Canadian…
PEI Marathon weekend is a two-day event that includes categories for every runner or walker in the family. The Marathon is a scenic point-to-point course starting inside the National Park, Brackley Beach Entrance and ends in downtown Charlottetown with breath taking scenery during the entire route. Event categories include: Marathon, Half Marathon, 16K Run & Walk, 10K Run & Walk, 5K Run & Walk, Corporate/Team Relay and Kids Run. New for 2022, the PEI Marathon offers a combo rate for…
A late-season event in Quebec’s Eastern Townships, Marathon de Magog is a scenic small town event. The marathon is a double loop which takes participants around downtown Magog, and then on a scenic and occasionally hilly route through the surrounding countryside. Small town charm and fresh country air provide a nice alternative to the larger, big city events, and the overall atmosphere definitely creates a unique and memorable event.
Toronto’s signature running event is the Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Offered as part of the Canada Running Series, #TWM, was the first Canadian marathon to be awarded the prestigious IAAF gold label status. All races are flat, fast and festive attracting elite, recreational and first-time runners alike. The marathon and half courses start and finish near City Hall and take participants on a tour of some of Toronto’s most iconic attractions, notable landmarks and unique neighbourhoods.
The Cape Breton Fiddlers Marathon is located on the beautiful island of Cape Breton, along Sydney's waterfront. Known for its "Giant Fiddle", Sydney is full of vibrant, friendly runners who will welcome you with a smile. This flat, paved course runs along Sydney's downtown waterfront and serves as a Boston Marathon qualifying race. Runners will be joined by some of Cape Breton's talented musicians to provide encouragement along the way.
Niagara Fall International Marathon is a unique and picturesque event with 4 races to choose from (5K, 10K, half-marathon & marathon). All races starting and finishing at the rapids just above Niagara Falls. The out and back courses follow the majestic Niagara River up river, then turn around to run downstream to the finish at the Former Toronto Power Generating Station.