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Niagara Falls is truly an international experience. It is one of only a few events to start in one country and finish in another. The point-to-point marathon course begins in Buffalo, N.Y., then participants cross the Peace Bridge into neighbouring Fort Erie, Ontario. After completing a loop of the historic city, participants follow the scenic Niagara Parkway along the mighty Niagara River toward the world famous finish at the majestic Horseshoe Falls. Participants can expect an exceptional level of organization,…

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…

The 2021 Servus Edmonton Marathon will be a virtual event. As always, there is a running event to suit all ages and abilities, from the signature marathon, half marathon, 10K and 5K distances, to the kids event.  Run anywhere and anytime between August 15-31. The virtual event will be capped so register early to guarantee your spot.  

Marathon by the Sea is the largest running event in the city of Saint John and offers challenging but rewarding races for everyone. There are also the ‘Port City Challenges’ to do multiple races on each day. Participants have the opportunity to run seaside with the ocean breeze upon your face, and experience the full maritime hospitality of the only city on the spectacular Bay of Fundy.  

In one of North America’s quietest corners you’ll find a scenic, friendly and community supported event with a race distance for everyone. The marathon is challenging fully certified, chip timed, Boston qualifying. Beginning in the USA, the marathon course runs into New Brunswick. Participants enjoy rolling hills and spectacular scenery, a border crossing, and bald eagles, seals, sometimes whales may be seen from the course. Finisher’s medals are handcrafted by local artists. and tech tees are made locally in Maine…

The Johnny Miles Running Event Weekend has offered something for everyone. If you are looking to do your first 5K or qualify for Boston this is your race. The course is a mainly flat, scenic loop course with lots of support along the way and a finish line experience you will never forget. Effort is put in to make this event exceeds your expectations for hospitality, helpful volunteers go out of their way to make sure your experience is as…

The Niagara Ultra offers a 100K, 50K, Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K (on traffic-free asphalt footpath) race options, following the Niagara River Parkway from Niagara-on-the-Lake past Fort George and on to Niagara Falls and back.  Runners are in continuous sight of the Great River, and turn around at the Falls. This fast course offers you the opportunity to run on a very scenic course steeped in Canadian and American history.    

Conquer The Canuck Marathon Ultra Trail Weekend is scheduled to take place at Shade’s Mills Conservation, in Cambridge Ontario. Shade’s Mills has been called the best-kept secret in Cambridge, it’s conservation area has 12 km of hiking trails through a mature hardwood forest that winds along Mill Creek. Participants can register for single day races, or a 2 day staged event, Classic Canuck (25K + Marathon) and Ultimate Canuck (50K + Marathon).  

This welcoming event invites participants and their families to Carleton-sur-Mer on the shores of Baie-des-Chaleurs. The courses start and finish in Parc Germain-Deslauriers and run out-and-back along the shores of the bay affording scenic views. There are a few major hills on the otherwise flat marathon course and fresh refreshments at the finish.    

Mudcat Marathon Weekend features the Fishy 5K on Friday and then a full slate of races including a certified marathon, half, 10K and 5K on Saturday morning. Run along the scenic shores of Lake Erie and through beautiful cottage country.