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Toronto’s signature running event is the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. Offered as part of the Canada Running Series, #STWM 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. Participants enjoy the benefits…

The Full 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. The province’s largest running event includes a popular expo, pasta dine around and  Free Kids Fox Trot to make for an entire weekend of celebrations. **2020 registration paused  

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. Fee(s) $90-120 (Marathon); $71-95 (Half); $42-57(10K); $37-50 (5K); $30-40 (3K)  

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. Coût(es) $60(Marathon); $47 (Half); $ 38 (10K); $29 (5.5K)

**New Date** Join Manitoba’s most prestigious running event on the country’s flat-est course, no elevation map required. This flat, fast, and friendly course provides a scenic tour of Winnipeg including many of its signature landmarks, sprawling residential parks and interesting neighbourhoods. Enjoy the optimal running experience throughout the course with shade being provided in all the right places, and then enjoy a big league finish as you cross the CFL goal line inside Investors Group Field! Choose between Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, or…

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 (capped at 1000), a 5KM, 10KM, Half Marathon, Full Marathon and Nova Scotia’s only Ultra Marathon!      

Created by one of Québec’s best marathoners, Alain Bordeleau, this point-to-point, net downhill course attracts elite and amateur marathon runners from Canada and beyond with its promise of fast times. The course displays the picturesque diversity of the Laurentian forest as you run along the most beautiful bicycle path. The Marathon du P’tit Train du Nord offers  one of the most beautiful nature marathon course in the world! Fee(s) $110 (Marathon); $85 (Half)

The SSQ Quebec City Marathon is the provincial capital’s premier running event attracting a large, and international field. The course passes many of the city’s historic and famous landmarks and maintains a number of rolling hills. The event includes half marathon, 10K, and 5K distance options as well.        

Ce marathon qui a lieu dans la ville de Chicoutimi est la dernière course de la coupe Autocar Jeannois. Les courses départ d’Hangar de la zone portuaire de Chicoutimi Boulevard Saguenay, Chicoutimi.

The annual Run for the Hills takes place in Treherne, in south-central Manitoba. The courses take participants towards the eastern-most edge of the Tiger Hills situated just off the south side of Treherne. The routes are described as beautiful and scenic, especially at this time of year. **2020 event will be a virtual run