MEC Vancouver Race THREE: 5K/10K

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  • Date: Sunday, 10 April, 2016
  • Time: From 08:30 am to 11:30 am PDT
  • Organizer: MEC Vancouver
  • Price: 15.00

Photos (will be posted by April 14th): Click here!

Results: Click here!

 

THE FAST BLASTER

 

MEC Vancouver Race THREE, The Fast Blaster...returns as the third of seven events in the 2016 Race Series offering.  Join us on April 10th for the race that is aimed at all those who want to seek out a fun new running location and who are all about getting active and staying fit.  For only $15 you can choose between a 5K or 10K race, starting from the Spani Pool parking lot and running counter-clockwise among the forest trails of Coquitlam's beautiful Mundy Park.  Runners will experience a fun and welcoming race atmosphere complete with professional chip timing and complimentary coffee, tea and fresh fruit.

 

 

MEC Race Five 2015


FEATURE PARTNER - YURBUDS

 

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Update: Yurbuds quantities have been exhausted as of April 5, 2016.

 

Bring a run buddy, get a FREE pair of Yurbuds Inspire 100 Earphones

 

How It Works*: Have you already registered for the race?  Want to bring a buddy?  Invite a friend to MEC Vancouver Race THREE.  Ask your friend to include promo code "YURBUDS" and "YOUR FULL NAME" in the “How did you find out about this event?” box when they register for MEC Vancouver Race THREE.  Your new Yurbuds will be waiting for you at Package Pick Up, so you can listen to your pump-up track before you hit the start line!  Shop Yurbuds at MEC

 

*while quantities last

 

REGISTRATION

 

Online

Register online for only $15 before April 8, 2016.

In Store

Register in store (at MEC Vancouver only) for $15 up to April 9, 2016 at 4pm SHARP.

***NOTE:  For liability reasons, participants cannot sign up anybody other than themselves.

Race Day

Register on race day for $25 (CASH ONLY) from 7:15am - 8:15am on April 10, 2016.

***NOTE:  For liability reasons, participants cannot sign up anybody other than themselves.


PACKAGE PICK UP

 

In Store

Saturday April 9, 2016 from 10:00am - 4:00pm (SHARP) at MEC Vancouver.

Race Day

Sunday April 10, 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 (& 8:35am for a Wave #2 if needed) (Waves will be self seeeded)

5K = 8:40am (& 8:45am for a Wave #2 if needed) (Waves will be self seeeded)

Start & Finish Location

The event site is at Spani Pool, in Munday Park (655 Hillcrest Street, Coquitlam, BC).

Parking

The following parking options exist:

  • Spani Pool main parking lot and overflow parking lot, both located in Mundy Park.
  • Surrounding street parking

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

***Note: The 10K Course consists of two loops of the 5K Course



 


VOLUNTEER WITH MEC!

 

We need your help to make MEC Vancouver Race TWO awesome! Follow the link below to find out more on volunteering with the MEC Events team!

 

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS!


OTHER 2016 MEC VANCOUVER RACE SERIES EVENTS

 

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

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Mundy Park 641 Hillcrest Street Coquitlam, BC