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MEC Vancouver Race SEVEN: 5K/10K/Half Marathon
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Date: Saturday, 16 November, 2013
Time: From 08:30 am to 11:00 am PST
Organizer: MEC Vancouver
CHIP TIMED EVENT! MEC Vancouver races now have chip timing! We have partnered with Trio Sports Events (http://www.trioevents.ca/) to chip time our race. Any questions about the chip or timing process please email email@example.com
Join us for the seventh and final MEC Vancouver Race of the 2013 race season on November 16th, 2013 at 8:30am in Richmond! This 5K/10K/Half Marathon race is the perfect run location with a flat course and a scenic view from start to finish. Starting from Biennale sculpture Water #10 at the corner of Cambie Street and River Road, enjoy this race along the beautiful Dyke Trail giving you a picture perfect view while you run.
Start/Finish Location: Biennale sculpture Water #10 and pump station at the corner of Cambie Street and River Road. Directly across from the Richmond Rod and Gun Club. You can skytrain on the Canada Line to Aberdeen station. Its a two minute walk east on Cambie Street to the start/finish area.
Registration: Register online at events.mec.ca, in-store at MEC Vancouver at 130 West Broadway, or on race day for $20 between 8:00– 8:30am. Last day to register online is November 14th 2013. You can register in store until November 15th 2013.
Bib Pick-up: *CHANGE Pick up your race bib at the MEC Vancouver Store only on November 15th 10:00am-9:00pm or on race day between 8:00– 8:30am at the start/finish area.
Awards: Medals will be given to top Male and Female finishers in each race category. We will also being offering a post-race Race Participant Club Night for all our runners to come for a personalized shop night at MEC Vancouver.
Starting from the Biennale Sculpture on the Dyke Trail our route is an out and back, heading down along the Dyke towards Steveston. The 5K will turnaround at the 2.5K mark(near the Richmond Oval), the 10K will turnaround at the 5K mark and the Half Marathon will turnaround the 10.5K marker (at Garry Point Park)
Race start times:
Half Marathon starts at 8:30am
10K starts at 9:00am
5K starts at 9:15am
*VOLUNTEER AT A MEC RACE AND WIN A SWEET PRIZE! Volunteer at one of our races and win a free race entry to any upcoming race PLUS an entry into a draw for a free pair of new runners! Contact Mallory at firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to join our volunteer team or have any other questions.
Thank you all for running with us this season! We look forward to seeing you at our 2014 race series.