Tag Archives: Relay

The cooler weather is no excuse not to race. The Icebreaker Adventure Run and ARK Fest is a run through varied terrain with rock, open woods, hills and some speedy golf course sections. Run the Icebreaker Adventure Run on your own or as a group or family. Fee(s) $20-40 (adults); $10-30 (junior)

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) $63-75 (Marathon); $58.70 (Half); $48-60 (10K & 5K) Charity  Ronald McDonald House British Columbia  

Haunted Hustle is an engaging and fun event in the City of Temiskaming Shores, geared towards people of all ages and experience levels. Participants are encouraged to run in costumes. Fee(s) $55-75; $120 (relay)

The River’s Edge Ultra is an incredible day of running, scrambling, jumping, crawling, laughing and plain old socializing on hand carved, single track trails in the amazing North Saskatchewan River Valley in Parkland County, just minutes west of the City of Edmonton and the Town of Devon. Enjoy amazing river valley vistas, beaver dams, river crossings, steep inclines and declines, all kinds of critters and natural beauty unobstructed by buildings. Come on out and either run a solo  12K, 21K,…

The Full Marathon is a 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, 10K Run & Walk, 5K Run & Walk, Corporate/Team Relay and Kids Run. The province’s largest running event includes a popular expo, pre-race pasta dinner and Kids Spud Run to make for an entire weekend of celebrations. By the Numbers Participants: 1,500 Fee(s) $78-98 (Marathon);…

The Banff Ekiden Relay is a scenic, fun, and memorable event in beautiful Banff National Park. Teams of five complete legs ranging from about 4.5 to 12.8K, which together add up to 42.2K. All legs are incredibly scenic, but some more challenging than others. Fee(s) $275-375 (team); $90-110 (solo)    

This popular relay event comprises an 8-person format with alternating legs of approximately 13K and 7K, or 4-person format with alternating 20K legs. All races are centred in Whistler Village and the picturesque Valley Trail system. The 50 mile (80K) ultra-distance is an ambitious yet achievable option for both novice and veteran ultra-marathoners. The relay option is preferred by those seeking more camaraderie and competition. Participants are also invited to attend the pre-race social on Friday night and post-race party…

This race is based on a 5K loop around Christie Lake. The loop is non-technical and mostly flat making the course fast and runnable. The trail surface consists primarily of dirt and is non-technical. Fee(s) $80-95 (50K); $65-80 (25K); $50-65 (10K); $40-50 (5K) Charity Hamilton Conservation Authority

The County Marathon takes place in Ontario’s beautiful Prince Edward County. The event features a Boston Qualifying Full Marathon, a Half Marathon as well as a Team Challenge (2-5 runners). All events are open to runners, walkers and wheeled athletes. The course has been described as, gently rolling but fast. Fee(s) $85-120 Charity Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation    

The Fernie Half Marathon is a 21 km run through the extensive trail system in Fernie, B.C. The trails follow along the Elk River, across the foot of Mount Fernie, along wooded areas in Coal Creek and through Fernie’s beautiful James White Park. The event also offers a 3 person relay or a 10K Run/Walk option. All races start and finish at the Fernie Annex Park. Fee(s) $60-75 (Half); $50-55(10K); $125-150 (Relay)