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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. Charity  Ronald McDonald House British Columbia  

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,…

Legs for Literacy was started in 2000 by a small group of local runners and a team of enthusiastic volunteers. They saw a need for a community running event and decided that any funds raised would go to local school literacy programs. The first event included 5 and 10 km distances. Over the years the race grew to include the half marathon distance, and due to amazing support from the running community and business sponsors, the race has continues to…

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…

The annual Grizzly Canmore Ultra Marathon and Relay is one of Canada’s largest and most popular ultra races. Trail runners come from near and far to tackle the 50km course solo or team up for the two- or five-person relays. This destination trail race offers challenging trails surrounded by beautiful mountain landscapes.  

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.  

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.      

After a 2-year hiatus due to Covid-19, the Huffin’ Puffin returns under a new name and under new management. The Uniformed Services Run is oldest marathon in Canada having first been run in 1950, and the third-oldest in North America (after New York and Boston). This is one of the biggest races in Newfoundland & Labrador which also includes a relay and half-marathon option. The races utilize a 21.1K loop —which marathoners complete twice—that starts and finishes in Bowring Park…

The Middle Path Ultra is a chance to enjoy the beautiful and challenging trails of Kawartha Nordic. This is the first running event to be held at Kawartha Nordic during the summer months and it is sure to be an unforgettable experience.  Organized by the Kawartha Lakes Lightning, participants can choose between 26K or 52K solo challenge, or take part in the 4X13K team event.

All races including the half-marathon and (2-4 person) relays begin and end in Rotary Peace Park. The courses follow alongside or above the Yukon River. The trail is well worn and features significant elevation gain and loss so participants should expect an aerobic challenge. The routes are well-marked with trail markers and volunteers are posted at key points to keep everyone on track. After the races, post-race refreshments and festivities are enjoyed by all.