MEC Victoria Race ONE: 5K/10K 2018

  • Date
    Sunday, 14 January, 2018
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 12:00 pm PST
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    Lochside Elementary
    1145 Royal Oak Dr.
    Victoria, BC

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5K/10K

Lochside

New year, new you. Get ahead of your resolutions and start your year off right with MEC. We've got chip-timed results, coffee and bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff.

MEC Victoria is excited to be offering FIVE running races again for 2018. Our inclusive MEC Race Series provides the all-around runner a bit of everything, with 2 road running races and 3 trail running races. Get more information about the 2018 MEC Victoria Race Series, or register here for all 5 events.


REGISTRATION

Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, January 11

In-store registration closes at 4:00pm SHARP on Saturday, January 13

Distance Online In-store Race day
5K $15 $15 $25
10K $15 $15 $25

Note: Race day registration is cash only, from 7:30-8:30am (closes 30min prior to first race start) at the registration tent.

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PACKAGE PICK-UP

IN STORE

Saturday, January 13 from 10am–4pm, MEC Victoria

Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package. Discount applies to in-stock, regular priced product in-store (Blundstone footwear is exempt) and may not be combined with any other package deal or existing discount.

RACE DAY

Sunday, January 14 from 7:30am–8:30am at event site


RACE DAY INFO

START TIMES

9:00am: 10K start

9:05am: 5K start

LOCATION

Lochside Elementary, Victoria BC

The event site is at Lochside Elementary (1145 Royal Oak Dr.), on the corner of Lochside Dr and Royal Oak Dr. The start/finish is along Lochside Dr.

GETTING THERE

There is very limited parking at Lochside Elementary, and we encourage you to arrive early. Additional parking is available at Broadmead Village. There are multiple bus stops nearby – please consult BC Transit schedules for arrival and departure times.

GEAR CHECK

We will have a bag check on site race morning for your convenience. Feel free to leave a small bag there while you run. Bag check will open at 7:30am.

PHOTOS

All Race Day photos are available on the Wednesday following the race on our MEC Victoria Flickr account for your viewing pleasure. Download and share your run with friends and family!

SUSTAINABILITY

Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)


RACE ROUTE

5K

10K


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Know someone who wants to come cheer you on and give out high-fives? Volunteering with the MEC events team is a blast. Find out more. 


UPCOMING RACES

Want more? See the full MEC Victoria Race Series


RACE RESULTS

We’ll have live unofficial race results within one hour of runners crossing the finish line at the results station. Official standings and a full listing of results will be posted on Race Day Timing.

Medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in each distance category (no age categories awards).

Want to see last year’s results to scope out how fast the course is? They’re on Race Day Timing.


PARTNERS

All water stations will be equipped with MEC's electrolyte partner nuun hydration. Nuun is high in electrolytes, yet low in sugar to keep you optimally hydrated throughout the race. Shop nuun products here.


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We love to offer amazing value for our races, but we can't offer refunds on registrations. Please see our refund policy here.