MEC Vancouver Race ONE: 5K/10K

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  • Date: Sunday, 07 February, 2016
  • Time: From 08:30 am to 11:30 am PST
  • Organizer: MEC Vancouver
  • Price: 15.00

THE RUST BUSTER



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MEC Vancouver Race ONE, The Rust Buster...returns as the first of seven events in the 2016 Race Series offering.  Join us on February 7th for the race that is aimed at all those whose new year's resolutions include getting active and staying fit.  For only $15 you can choose between a 5K or 10K race, starting from picturesque Devonian Harbour Park and running counter-clockwise along the beautiful Stanley Park seawall on the edge of Vancouver's downtown West End.  Runners will experience a fun and welcoming race atmosphere complete with professional chip timing and complimentary coffee, tea and fresh fruit.

 

Race ONE 2015


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REGISTRATION

 

Online

Register online for only $15 before Februay 5, 2016.

In Store

Register in store (at MEC Vancouver only) for $15 up to February 6, 2016 at 4pm SHARP.

Race Day

Register on race day for $25 (CASH ONLY) from 7:15am - 8:15am on February 7, 2016.


PACKAGE PICK UP

 

In Store

Saturday February 6, 2016 from 10:00am - 4:00pm (SHARP) at MEC Vancouver.

Race Day

Sunday February 7, 2016 from 7:15am - 8:15am at event site.

Savings

The day you pick up your race package, you will receive an exclusive discount card that entitles you to a 10% discount as per the following exceptions:

  • Only valid on day of package pick up.
  • Only on regular priced items, does not apply to clearance items (available in stock at the Vancouver store).
  • Cannot be combined with any other discounts or on any previous purchases.
  • Not applicable on Blundstone items.

RACE DAY INFORMATION

 

Race Start Times

10K = 8:30am

5K = 9:00am

Start & Finish Location

The event site is at Devonian Harbour Park (1929 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC).  It is located on the edge of Stanley Park at the corner of Denman Street and Georgia Street.

Parking

The following parking options exist:

  • An Impark paid parking lot at Devonian Harbour Park (1929 West Georgia Street).
  • Surrounding street parking, typically with a two hour maximum.
  • Bicycle racks are located along Denman Street, south of West Georgia Street.

Bag Storage

We do NOT have a secure bag storage process, however a tent will be available in which you are welcome to store your belongings.

  • MEC Vancouver staff members and volunteers are not responsible for any damaged, lost or stolen items.
  • MEC Vancouver staff members and volunteers will not be available to hold any of your personal items.

Awards

Medals will be awarded to top male and female finishers in each race distance category.

Results

We will aim to provide live unofficial race results within one hour after runners have crossed the finish line.

  • Please be patient with this process.
  • Please refrain from approaching the timing personnel, instead direct any question to an MEC Vancouver staff member.
  • Official race results will be posted by Trio Sports Events within two business days after the event.

COURSE DETAILS

 

5K Course Map

 

 

10K Course Map

 


OTHER 2016 MEC VANCOUVER RACE SERIES EVENTS

 

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SEEKING A CHALLENGE THIS YEAR?  WANT TO SAVE A LITTLE COIN?

 

If so, check out "THE COMMITMENT" with the MEC Vancouver Race Series Package

 

The Race Series continues in 2016 out of the Vancouver Store with seven more great running events.  For a short time only, we offer "The Commitment" package for those of you who just can't get enough of running or for the runner who is looking for their next big running challenge.

Sign up now and commit yourself to all seven MEC Vancouver 2016 Race Series events for just $84.


 

  • Type: Race
  • Proficiency: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Audience: All
  • Activity: Running and Fitness

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Devonian Harbour Park 1929 West Georgia Street Vancouver, BC