MEC Halifax Race FIVE: 5K/10K/21.1K - Shubie Park 2017

  • Date
    Sunday, 29 October, 2017
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 12:00 pm ADT
  • Organizer
    MEC Halifax
  • Price
  • Address
    Shubie Park
    54 Locks Rd.
    Dartmouth, NS

Click here to register for the 2018 MEC Race 5 in Shubie Park.

Shubie Park Trail

Welcome to the last race of the in the MEC Race Series. All your training has been for this race, Come out and run this beloved trail system and enjoy the many lakes and variety of trees, and challenge yourself with a few hill climbs and the occasional dog hurdle. 

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* Halloween costumes are welcomed and encouraged!!


Register online before October 27th, 2017 at NOON. 

Distance Online Race day
5K $15 $25
10K $15 $25
21.5K /Half Marathon $20 $30

Note: race day registration is cash only, and is available from 8:00–8:30am on October 29th at the registration tent. In order to ensure the race beings on time there will be no registrations after 8:30am. 

Register now

* No Refunds


In store

Friday October 27th and Saturday October 28th from open till close.

Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package. Friday, September 22nd and Saturday, Septmeber 23rd from open till close.

Bib pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package. Discount does not apply to Clearance items, Blundstones and other package deals.

Race day

Sunday, October 29h from 8:00am–8:30am at event site


  • Earphones permitted, but not recommended 
  • Runners are responsible for knowing the course
  • No dogs.

Start times

9:00am: 5K/10K/21.5K start


Fairbanks Center, Shubie Park

This event will start at the historic site weave its way around the park's beautiful trail system.

Getting there

The park is situated just off the Waverley road (route 318) in Dartmouth. Turn down Locks Rd. and follow to the end. There is also Metro Transit bus nuber 55 that leaves from the Bridge Terminal


Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)




10K (5k loop run twice)

Half marathon

*Maps are for general reference. Distances we be marked on the course.

Course alteration for 21.1K -- Distance will be added to the turn around point.



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 will be posted on the Atlantic Chip site as well as this page 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 Atlantic Chip's event site.