MEC Victoria Race THREE: 5K/10K/Half Marathon 2017
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.
Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, June 22.
In-store registration closes at 4:00pm SHARP on Saturday, June 24.
Note: race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:00-8:00am on June 25 at the registration tent.
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.
Sunday, June 25 from 7:00am–8:15am at event site.
RACE DAY INFO
8:30am: Half Marathon start
9:00am: 10K start
9:15am: 5K start
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.
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.
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.
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!
Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)
Stary tuned for exciting updates on our 5K/10K/Half Marathon courses - 2016 routes are listed below and will be updated shortly.