MEC Calgary Trail Race TWO 2018: 5K/10K/15K

  • Date
    Saturday, 19 May, 2018
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 01:00 pm MDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Calgary
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    Wintergreen Golf and Country Club
    Township Rd 234
    Bragg Creek, AB

5k / 10k / 15k

MEC is excited to be offering FOUR trail running races in 2018 with lots of distance and difficulty options. If you want a challenge, sign up for all 4 MEC Calgary Trail Races in 2018!

This is the second trail race of the MEC Calgary calendar for 2018. This race is at the edge of the mountains, and is sure to challenge any runner. Sign up and you will be running around the Wintergreen Ski hill through a variety of terrain from tree covered single track to the challenging grassy slopes of the former ski hill!



REGISTRATION

Register online or in-store before May 18,  2018.

Distance

Online

In-store

Race day

5k / 10k / 15k

$15

$15

$25

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

Register now


PACKAGE PICK-UP

IN STORE

Thursday, May 17 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, May 19, from 7:30am–8:45am at event site


RACE DAY INFO

START TIMES

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

Wintergreen, Bragg Creek

The event will start at Wintergreen Country Club  (Approximately 50108 Moose Dr, Redwood Meadows, AB), near the town of Bragg Creek.

GETTING THERE

This race starts in Bragg Creek, about 30 minutes west of Calgary. Car pooling is the best option to get there.

Car Pooling 

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.

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

We will have two 5km loops for this race. 

5K  - Will run loop #1

10K - Will run loop #1, then loop #2

15K - Will run loop #1, loop #2, then loop #1 (again). 

Loop 1

 

Loop 2


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 SERIES SPONSORED BY

All water stations will be equipped by MEC’s electrolyte partner nuun hydration. nuun is high in electrolytes, yet low in sugar to keep you optimally hydrated throughout the race. NUUN PRODUCTS


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).


UPCOMING RACES

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