MEC Victoria Race ONE: 5K/10K 2017

  • Date
    Sunday, 15 January, 2017
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 12:00 pm PST
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
  • Address
    Lochside Elementary
    1145 Royal Oak Dr.
    Victoria, BC


Start the year off right with an MEC Race! 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 2017. Our inclusive MEC Race Series provides the all-around runner a bit of everything, with 3 road running races and 2 trail running races. Get more information about the 2017 MEC Victoria Race Series, or register for all 5 races here


Register online or in-store before January 14, 2017.

Distance Online In-store Race day
5K $15 $15 $25
10K $15 $15 $25

Note: race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30-8:30am on January 15 at the registration tent.

Register now


In store

Saturday, January 14 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, January 15 from 7:30am–8:45am at event site


Start times

9:00am: 10K start

9:05am: 5K start


Lochside Elementary, Victoria BC

The event site is at Lochside Elementary (1145 Royal Oak Dr.), on the corner of Lochside Dr and Royal Oak Dr. The start/finish is along Lochside Dr. 

Getting there

There is a limited parking at Lochside Elementary, and we encourage you to arrive early. Additional parking is available at Broadmead Village. There are multiple bus stops nearby – please consult BC Transit schedules for arrival and departure times.

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 7:30am.


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.)





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


Want more? See the full MEC Race Series


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.

We’ll be giving out medals to the top three male and female finishers in each distance category (no age categories awards).

Click on the links below for MEC Race ONE 2017 results:

5K Results / 10K Results / 2017 MEC Race Series Results

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