MEC Calgary Road Race FOUR 2017

  • Date
    Saturday, 10 June, 2017
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 01:00 pm MDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Calgary
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    Quarry Park
    665 Quarry Way SE
    Calgary, AB

THE SPEED FEEDER

Online registration for Road Race FOUR is now closed. You may still register on race morning at the main site for $25 (2, 5, 10, and 15km) - cash only.

2K Kids / 5k / 10k / 15k 

Forget the movie ticket or the over-the-top burger – for about the same price you get chip-timed results, bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff. MEC Calgary is excited to be offering SEVEN road running races again in 2017 with a tonne of distance options from a one 1km kids race all the way up to a full marathon. If you want a challenge, sign up for all 7 MEC Calgary Races!

For MEC Calgary Race FOUR, challenge yourself to a new route, with 3 distance options to vary the challenge! This race fits into your Calgary Marathon training, or gets you out and start running in spring!


REGISTRATION

Register online or in-store before June 8,  2017.

Distance Online In-store Race day
2K Kids $15 $15 $25
5k / 10k / 15k $15 $15 $25

Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on June 10 at the registration tent.

Register now


PACKAGE PICK-UP

In store

Thursday, June 8 from 4pm–9pm, MEC Calgary

Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package.

Race day

Saturday, June 10, from 7:30am–8:45am at event site


RACE DAY INFO

Start times

8:30am: 2K Kids start

9:00am: 15K start

9:10am: 10K start

9:20am: 5K start

Note: There will be a warmup 5 minutes before each race start.

Location

Bow River, South Calgary

The event will start just west of Quarry Park (~ 39 Quarry Gate SE, Calgary), along the Bow river.

Getting there

This race starts just west of Quarry Park and there is parking around the area. There will also be bike racks at the site and there are multiple bus stops within a short walk. Please consult Calgary Transit schedules for arrival and departure times.

Parking

As will many unique venues, parking is limited. There is street parking in the area as well as a paid parking lot about 10 minute walk from the start site.  

 

Bag Check

We will have a bag check on the race site. Feel free leave a small bag there while you run. Bag check opens with the race site at 7:30am.

Sustainability

Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)


RACE ROUTE

5K

 

10K

 

15K

 


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Know someone who wants to come cheer you on and give out high-fives? Volunteering with the MEC events team is a blast. Find out more


RACE RESULTS

We’ll have live unofficial live race results at http://results.blitzevents.ca/. Official standings will be posted on the Blitz Evetns site within two business days of the event. Be sure to check back!

We’ll be giving out medals to the top three male and female finishers in each distance category (no age categories awards).

Want to see last year’s results to scope out how fast the course is? They’re on the Blitz site.


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