MEC Victoria Race THREE: 5K/10K/Half marathon 2018
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.
Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, June 7
In-store registration closes at 4:00pm SHARP on Saturday, June 9
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.
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.
Sunday, June 10 from 7:00am–8:00am at event site.
RACE DAY INFO
8:30am: Half Marathon start
9:00am: 10K start
9:10am: 5K start
The event site is at Royal Roads University (77 University Dr) along Esquimalt Lagoon near the Royal Roads Anchorage.
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.)
Note: This route is a mix of trail and road.
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.
We love to offer amazing value for our races, but we can't offer refunds on registrations. Please see our refund policy here.