MEC VANCOUVER RACE TWO: 5K/10K

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  • Date: Sunday, 08 March, 2015
  • Time: From 09:00 am to 12:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer: MEC Vancouver , Vancouver (UBC Outpost)
  • Price: 15.00

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THE PACE SETTER

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

Join us for our second run of the season!  For only $15 you can choose between a 5K or 10K race in the beautiful TRAILS of Pacific Spirit Park. 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 March 6th, 2015

  • Register in-store at MEC Vancouver for $15 before March 7th, 2015
  • Last minute Race Day registration for $20 from 8:00am - 8:45am on March 8th, 2015 at the Start / Finish Registration Tent

Race package pick up

  • In-Store - Saturday, March 7th from 10:00am to 5:45pm at the MEC Vancouver Store Entrance
  • Race Day- You can pick up from 8:00am - 8:45am at the race

Pre-Race Details

 

Location

Southlands Elementary - 5351 Camosun St. Vancouver BC, V6N 2C4

 

Parking

Parking will be neighbourhood and street parking. We ask that you go green and ride your bike or transit or carpool to our event.

 

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

 

5K Course Map

(Note that route consists of 95% TRAIL)

 

 

10K Course Map

(Note that route consists of 95% TRAIL)

 

(Note - The 10K route will consist of two loops of this 5K route)

 

Race Start Times (Please note changes as of February 25, 2015)

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 9:00 am
  • 5K  starts at 9:15 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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  • Type: Race
  • Proficiency: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Audience: All
  • Activity: Running and Fitness

Sponsors

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Pacific Spirit Park - Organized by MEC Vancouver 130 West Broadway Vancouver (UBC- Pacific Spirit Park), BC