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Located entirely within Vancouver’s iconic Stanley Park, all courses take place on the famed Seawall providing panoramic views of the city, northern mountains and the Lion’s Gate Bridge. The half course requires two loops of the park while the 5K and 10K are out-and-back loops. Fee(s) $48-65 (5/10K); $58-75 (Half) Charity The West End – Coal Harbour Community Policing Centre  

The Fat Ass Trail Run started 10 years ago with 23 people and has grown to over 700. The event is held on private property so there are limits to what, when and how things are marked, as well as, limiting the impact on the natural surroundings. Trail running typically requires runners to be more vigilant about their surroundings and requires them to take the responsibility of knowing where they are. Everyone is welcome; fast, slow, young, old, runners and…

Miramichi River Runners host a series of races throughout the year.

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**NEW DATE** Known as ‘the people’s marathon’, the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon welcomes all ages, abilities and fitness levels. With the help of 1,400 volunteers, there are six running events (5K, 10K, half marathon, full marathon, team relay, youth run-4KMand 2K) taking place every year during the Victoria Day long weekend.  There is also an Active Living Expo that spans two days with over 40 vendors and more than 50 booths.  Over 50 local charities raise more than half a…

The Beav Trail Race is named after the Beaver Dam Trail that runs through Hilton Falls Conservation Area. Hilton Falls is hidden gem for outdoor enthusiasts and is known to have some of the best trails around. The course is primarily made up of fast, groomed trails with some short but tougher and more technical sections thrown into the mix. Fee(s) $80-90 (50K); $72-80 (25K); $50-60 (10K) Charity Movember Foundation

The James Cunningham Seawall Race is the oldest consistently run race in the City of Vancouver. Runners start at Second Beach in Stanley Park, join up with the Seawall and make their way counter-clockwise around the park finishing back at Second Beach. Fee(s) $35-40  

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This Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K  and 5K are flat, fast, and beautiful. Enjoy the scenic route along a beautiful, ocean side trail. All distances are an outback design and the route is completely flat! The only challenge you may face is the weather. The Marathon is the last Boston Qualifying course of the year. Fee(s) $68-85 (Marathon); $58-75 (Half); $48-65 (10K & 5K) Charity  Ronald McDonald House British Columbia  

A popular local event, Course d’Oka takes place almost entirely within the beautiful Parc National d’Oka. This family-friendly event features races that are both incredibly scenic and also challenging, taking place on a mostly out-and-back course. Fees $25-65 (Half); $25-50 (10K); $25-45 (5K)    

Hamilton Road2Hope is well known for its fast course with a generous downhill portion that can help any runner set a new personal best. It is Canada’s fastest Boston qualifier, featuring a point-to-point course that tours the rural countryside before heading down the Red Hill Valley Parkway and local trails followed by a lengthy out-and-back with scenic lakeshore views. The marathon and half – also known to be fast – take place Sunday while 10K and 5K races are run…

The Dash of Doom is Calgary’s Halloween Night Race! This is a family-friendly and pet-friendly event taking place the Saturday before Halloween. Families, dogs and strollers are all encouraged to don their creative costumes and take part in this race. Fee(s) $40-50 (10K); $30-40 (5K) Charity Alberta Animal Rescue Society (AARS)  

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