MEC Victoria Race THREE: 5K/10K/Half marathon 2018

  • Date
    Sunday, 10 June, 2018
  • Time
    From 08:30 am to 12:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
    $15.00
  • Address
    Royal Roads University
    77 University Drive
    Victoria, BC

5K/10K/21.1K

ROYAL ROADS

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 2018. Our inclusive MEC Race Series provides the all-around runner a bit of everything, with 2 road running races and 3 trail running races. Get more information about the 2018 MEC Victoria Race Series, or register here for all 5 events. 


REGISTRATION

Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, June 7

In-store registration closes at 4:00pm SHARP on Saturday, June 9

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, from 7:00-8:00am (closes 30min prior to first race start) at the registration tent.

Already registered, but looking to upgrade to the 21.1K Half Marathon distance? Upgrades can be completed online here (deadline is midnight on Thursday, June 7).

We love to offer amazing value for our races, but we can't offer refunds on race sales. Please see our refund policy here.

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PACKAGE PICK-UP

IN STORE

Saturday, June 9 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 10 from 7:00am–8:00am at event site.


RACE DAY INFO

START TIMES

8:30am: Half Marathon start

9:00am: 10K start

9:10am: 5K start

LOCATION

Royal Roads University, Colwood BC

The event site is at Royal Roads University (77 University Dr) along Esquimalt Lagoon near the Royal Roads Anchorage.  

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

5K

Note: This route is a mix of trail and road. 

 

10K

Half Marathon

Please note: this race takes place on CRD shared-use trails, which will remain open to the public throughout this event; please follow proper trail etiquette.


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. Sign up as a volunteer or find out more here.


UPCOMING RACES

Want more? See the full MEC Victoria 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.

Medals will be awarded 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 Race Day Timing.


 

PARTNERS

All water stations will be equipped with MEC's electrolyte partner nuun hydration. Nuun is high in electrolytes, yet low in sugar to keep you optimally hydrated throughout the race. Shop nuun products here.


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We love to offer amazing value for our races, but we can't offer refunds on registrations. Please see our refund policy here.

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