MEC Victoria Race THREE: 5K/10K/Half Marathon 2017

  • Date
    Sunday, 25 June, 2017
  • Time
    From 08:30 am to 12:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    Royal Roads University
    2005 Sooke Rd
    Colwood, BC

THE TAPE BREAKER

Through cedar, spruce, and epic vista – oh the places you’ll go. Get chip-timed results, coffee and bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff.

MEC Victoria is excited to be offering FIVE running races again for 2017. Our inclusive MEC Race Series provides the all-around runner a bit of everything, with 3 road running races and 2 trail running races. Get more information about the 2017 MEC Victoria Race Series, or register for all 5 races here


REGISTRATION

Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, June 22.

In-store registration closes at 4:00pm SHARP on Saturday, June 24.

Distance Online In-store Race day
5K $15 $15 $25
10K $15 $15 $25
Half Marathon $20 $20 $30

Note: race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:00-8:00am on June 25 at the registration tent.

Register now


PACKAGE PICK-UP

In store

Saturday, June 24 from 10am–4pm, MEC Victoria

Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package. Discount applies to in-stock, regular priced product in-store (Blundstone footwear is exempt) and may not be combined with any other package deal or existing discount.

Race day

Sunday, June 25 from 7:00am–8:15am at event site.


RACE DAY INFO

Start times

8:30am: Half Marathon start

9:00am: 10K start

9:15am: 5K start

Location

Royal Roads University, Colwood BC

The event site is at Royal Roads University (2005 Sooke Rd.). We are currently in the process of improving upon our start/finish location from 2016 - please check back soon for updates.  

Getting there

Parking is available at Royal Roads University - please park in the lower lots below Hatley Castle off University Drive. There are multiple bus stops nearby – please consult BC Transit schedules for arrival and departure times. For more information on getting there, please reference the Royal Roads Website.

Gear Check

We will have a bag check on site race morning for your convenience. Feel free to leave a small bag there while you run. Bag check will open at 7:00am.

Photos

All Race Day photos are available on the Wednesday following the race on our MEC Victoria Flickr account for your viewing pleasure. Download and share your run with friends and family!

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

Stary tuned for exciting updates on our 5K/10K/Half Marathon courses - 2016 routes are listed below and will be updated shortly.

5K

10K

Half Marathon


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


UPCOMING RACES

Want more? See the full MEC Race Series


RACE RESULTS

We’ll have live unofficial race results within one hour of runners crossing the finish line at the results station. Official standings and a full listing of results will be posted on Race Day Timing.

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

Check back following the race and click on the links below for MEC Race THREE 2017 results:

5K Results / 10K Results / Half Marathon Results / 2017 MEC Race Series Results


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