MEC Calgary Road Race THREE 2018: 5K/10K/21.1K/30K/1K Kids' Run
5K / 10K / 21.1K / 30K
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 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 THREE, challenge yourself to one of 4 distance options to vary the challenge! This race is a good oportunity to pace your run for your Calgary Marathon, or gets you out and start running in spring!
Register online or in-store before May 3, 2018.
|5K / 10K||$15||$15||$25|
|21.1K Half Marathon / 30K||$20||$20||$30|
Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on May 5 at the registration tent.
Thursday, May 3 from 4pm–9pm, MEC Calgary
Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package.
Saturday, May 5, from 7:30am–8:45am at event site
RACE DAY INFO
8:00am: 30K start
8:30am: 1K Kids start
9:00am: 21.1K start
9:10am: 10K start
9:20am: 5K start
Note: There will be a warmup 5 minutes before each race start.
Glenmore Reservoir, Calgary
The event will start at North Glenmore Park (Approximately 7550 Crowchild Trail SW), at the south end of Crowchild Trail, south of Glenmore trail. SW.
This race starts in North Glenmore Park and there is limited amount of parking in the Park. We recommend biking and car pooling. If you are driving we suggest parking along 66 Avenue and walking to the site. 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.
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.)
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 SERIES SPONSORED BY
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.