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This holiday themed run offers a 5K/10K/15K Big Elf Run/Walk as well as a 1K Wee Elf Run/Walk around scenic Stanley Park. Run with hundreds of elves, enjoy a DJ, “elfie station”, prize giveaways, vendors and more. The Big Elf Run tours picturesque Stanley Park. Starting at Lumberman’s Arch, the course winds its way along trails surrounded by old oak trees before looping onto the seawall with hallmark views of Coal Harbour and the Burrard Inlet. With few inclines and…

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…

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…

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.    

For 2022, The Royal Victoria Marathon is back to hosting the marathon, half marathon, 8K and kids run.  For over 40 years the Victoria Marathon has given runners the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the area and experience the wonderful community spirit of the City of Victoria. The in-person event will be subject to Provincial Health Orders at the time of the race.      

Springbank Races have a rich history over the 55 years of road racing in London. The Half Marathon course is a small loop of Springbank Park followed by an out and back loop through the Thames River Path system, and the 5K is an out and back loop of the Park. Charity Bereaved Families    

The Fredericton Fall Classic features a half-marathon, 10K and 5K that run in and around downtown Fredericton. Participants cross the mighty Saint John River where the 5K runners turn around, and along paved trails to the town of Marysville—the 10K turn-around—and further along the Nashwaak River before hitting the half-way point and heading back downtown.    

Ultra Trail Stokely Creek is an opportunity to experience Northern Ontario trail running. The event offers 5, 17, 34, 56, 85, 170 km trail races through the rugged back country of Northern Ontario’s Algoma Highlands.  Be prepared for hills, cliffs, scenic mountain views, and tricky technical downhills. The weather, expect the unexpected, it maybe  beautiful sunny skies, a snowstorm, or anything in-between.    

Uniformed Services Run 10K/Half Marthon/Relay is organized by the Athletics NorthEAST running Club. The USR was created to support charities chosen by our Uniformed Services, and all proceeds are donated to the charity chosen by the previous year’s Battle of the Badges winner.      

Un marathon typiquement Gaspésien, entre ciel et mer, au bout de nos terres. Le Marathon Gaspesia est une épreuve de course à pied sur route faisant partie de la grande famille de la Série de courses Gaspesia. Le Marathon Gaspesia est sanctionné par Athlétisme Québec et atteint les standards du Label Argent.