MEC VANCOUVER RACE THREE: 5K/10K

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  • Date
    Sunday, 12 April, 2015
  • Time
    From 08:30 am to 12:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Vancouver
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    Devonian Harbour Park - Organized by MEC Vancouver
    130 West Broadway
    Vancouver, BC

MEC VANCOUVER RACE THREE 2016

 

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THE FAST BLASTER

The MEC Vancouver Race Series returns for another season with seven affordable running races in Vancouver, Richmond, Coquitlam and UBC.

Join us for our third run of the season in Downtown Vancouver. For only $15 you can choose between a 5K or 10K race from Devonian Harbour Park, along the beautiful Stanley Park Seawall in Downtown Vancouver. In addition to a professional chip time, a measured route and a real race atmosphere, participants will receive complimentary coffee, bananas and recovery snacks.

We are thrilled to have the continued support and partnership of Trio Sport Events to provide chip timing for the entire MEC Vancouver Race Series 2015.


Registration

Please choose from one of the following options to sign up for this race:

  • Register online below for only $15 before April 10th, 2015

  • Register in-store at MEC Vancouver for $15 before April 11th, 2015
  • Last minute Race Day registration for $20 at 8:00am-8:30am on April 12th, 2015 at the Start/Finish Registration Tent

Race package pick up

  • In-Store - Saturday, April 11th from 10:00am to 6:00pm at the MEC Vancouver Store Entrance
  • Race Day- You can pick up from 7:45am-8:30am at the race

Pre-Race Details

Start/Finish Location 

Devonian Park at Stanley Park . Right at the corner of Denman Street and Georgia Street.

Parking

Impark pay parking adjacent to Devonian Harbour Park and Race Site. IT IS A PAY PARKING LOT. There is additional street parking along Denman and Georgia.

Bags/Gear Storage

We do NOT have a secure bag check however we will have several bins by our registration tents to store your belongings. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGED, LOST OR STOLEN ITEMS.  


Course Details

From the start/finish, runners travel along the scenic sea wall in Stanley Park. The 5K runners will take a left turn into Stanley Park and follow the marked route past the Aquarium back to the start/finish. The 10K runners continue their race along the seawall. Once the 10K runners pass second beach they will turn left to make their way back to the start/finish area along the lost lagoon lake. This flat course will be 100% road for the 10K and a mix of 60% road, 40% trail for the 5K.  Please check the map below for details.

5K course map

 

10K course map

Race Start Times 

Our races are scheduled to start on time. We invite you to come early, warm up, mingle with fellow runners and enjoy a free pre-race coffee or snack. 

  • 10K starts at 8:30 am
  • 5K  starts at 9:00 am

Results

We will provide live unofficial race results shortly after you cross the finish line. The official race results will be posted by our partners from Trio Sports Events the following 1-2 business days. You will receive an email including a link to the timing page after the race.

Awards

Medals will be given to top Male and Female finishers in each race category. We will also being offering a card voucher to a Race Participant Club Night for all our runners to come for a personalized shopping night at our MEC Vancouver store. Date & Time TBD

Race Participants Club Night

In return for running in our race, we will be extending an invitation to our Race Participant Club Night for all race participants. Anyone that participates in our race can shop at our Vancouver store location and receive a 10% discount on any product in the store on Date & Time TBDTHE CARD VOUCHER MUST BE PRESENTED TO RECEIVE YOUR DISCOUNT.


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