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First run in 1983, the Klondike Road Relay offers breath-taking scenery, team camaraderie, physical challenge and gracious northern hospitality.  The 175km race, from Skagway to Whitehorse, commemorates the Gold Rush Stampeders who climbed the famous White Pass to the Yukon over 100 years ago. The race starts on Friday evening and continues non-stop until Saturday afternoon for the finish in Whitehorse. Teams complete ten individual legs which range from about 10K to 25K and offer incredible and scenic views to…

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In Ragnar Trail Relays, teams of 8 or 4-members run relay-style on three different single track loops that start and finish at Ragnar Village. Teams run day and night until each member has completed all three trail loops.  

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The TranSelkirks is a multi-day, point-to-point trail running experience based out of Revelstoke. The run is a multi-day trail running adventure which allows athletes to access and traverse wild and remote landscapes, while building camaraderie, overcoming adversity and sharing a singular adventure. Runners may choose to enter the race as a team of 2-5 people, or run solo, plus runners can choose to participate in the 3 or 5 day trail run.  

Every August long weekend in the town of Grande Cache, hundreds of eager participants embark on one of the world’s most challenging courses in what has been dubbed “Canada’s toughest race.” The 125K course at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains includes extreme trails, mountain summits, a major river crossing and over 5,000m of elevation change. The event includes both individual ultra or marathon distances, or a team relay options. Make it a family event and bring the kids…

The Sinister 7, inspired by the treacherous Seven Sisters Mountain which looms over the course, may prove to be the greatest challenge a runner ever faces. The 100 mile or 50 mile course can be covered individually or as part of a team relay with up to seven members. The course takes participants through some of the most rugged, remote but beautiful terrain in Alberta’s majestic Rocky Mountains and is split into seven stages, each featuring a unique geographic and…

The Cedar Ultra is a 3/6/12/24/48 hour ultramarathon in beautiful Hemer Provincial Park. You will compete against the clock to see how far you or your team can go. The race takes place on a 3.3K loop on the trails in Hermer Park and participants will run as many laps as possible until the last half hour where runners move to a smaller out and back of 1km until the time ends then your distance will be noted. The one…

B.C.’s best-kept secret may well be the April Fools’ Run presented by Eastlink. The point-to-point net downhill course from Gibsons to Sechelt offers pristine coastal scenery, West Coast hospitality and potentially fast times. Following the race, participants enjoy hot soup and refreshments, collect a unique finisher’s medal and take part in awards, a costume contest and draw prizes.      

**NEW DATE** Around The Bay (a.k.a. ‘ATB’) is the oldest road race on the continent, first run in 1894, three years before the Boston Marathon. Starting in downtown Hamilton, the unique and challenging 30K course takes participants on a rolling tour of Hamilton’s harbour before heading along Beach Boulevard and into neighbouring Burlington for the final 10K of panoramic rolling hills and pleasing scenery on the harbour’s north shore. The finish inside First Ontario Centre is epic.It offers two- and…

**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…

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