MEC Calgary Road Race TWO 2018: 5K/10K/15K
5K / 10K / 15K
Forget the movie ticket or the over-the-top burger – for about the same price you get chip-timed results, and 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 2018 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 Road Race TWO, challenge yourself to the hill climb, 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!
Register online or in-store before April 5, 2018.
|5K / 10K / 15K||$15||$15||$25|
Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on April 7 at the registration tent.
Thursday, April 5 from 4pm–9pm, MEC Calgary
Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package.
Saturday, April 7, from 7:30am–8:45am at event site
RACE DAY INFO
9:00am: 15K start
9:10am: 10K start
9:20am: 5K start
Note: There will be a warmup 5 minutes before each race start.
Nose Hill, Calgary
The event will start at St Luke School (1232 Northmount Drive NW), at the cormer of Northmount Drive and 26 street, NW.
This race does start in a neighborhood and there is a fair bit of street parking around. Brentwood Villiage shops are also about a 10 minutes walk from the start site. There are bike racks at the site and There are multiple bus stops within a short walk. at the park’s edge as well – please consult Calgary Transit schedules for arrival and departure times.
In order to increase the accessibility of our events and lower our environment footprint, we are helping our participant car pool to all MEC Calgary events this year. With the map below, you can register your ride to the race as well as ask for a ride to race by clicking the "Filter" button on the map.
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 SERIES SPONSORED BY
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.
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.