MEC Vancouver: Trail Race THREE, Ambleside Park 15K/ 55K
Register online before May 31 at 4 pm. Register in store before June 2, at 4 pm.
|55K||$40||$40||No Race Day Registration|
Note: race day registration is cash only, and is available for the 15K only from 6:15 am-8:30 am.
Saturday, June 2nd from 10 - 4 pm at MEC North Vancouver
Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package.
- Only valid on day of package pick up.
- Only on regular priced items, does not apply to clearance items (available in stock at the North Vancouver store).
- Cannot be combined with any other discounts or on any previous purchases.
- Not applicable on Blundstone items.
Sunday, June 3rd, between 6:15am-8:30am at event site.
RACE DAY INFO
7:30am: 55K start
9:00am: 15K start
Ambleside Park, West Vancouver
The event site is at Ambleside Park (1150 Marine Drive), located by the entrance to the Spirit Trail across field from concession
The entrance to Ambleside Park is located at the foot of 13th Street.
There are bus stops at the park’s edge as well – please consult Translink schedules for arrival and departure times.
Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)
Our events are powered with electric power from Portable Electric to reduce our carbon footprint.
UPDATED GPX File & MAP HERE
***Please note: there have been recent changes made due to limited access to Baden Powell Trail from the base of Grouse and broken bridges closer to the Twin Falls area near Lynn Canyon.
Aid Stations will be stocked with water and electrolyte, fruit, candy, pretzels, potatoes. If you prefer something special, we suggest that you carry it with you or leave it in your drop bag (accessible at 27km and 38km)
Aid Station #1 ~7KM Cleveland Dam
Aid Station #2 ~13.5KM Mountain Highway (top of Executioner trail)
Aid Station #3 ~25KM LSCR Gazebo *Bag Drop*
Aid Station #4 ~ 33KM LSCR Gazebo *Cut off @ 2:30pm* *Bag Drop*
Aid Station #5 ~43.5KM Cleveland Dam *Cut off @4:15pm*
2:30pm at Aid Station #4 (Gazebo after Richard Juryn section in Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve).
Runners who do not make it to Aid Station 4 before 2:30pm will entered as DNF and be offered a ride back to Ambleside Park.
4:15pm at Aid Station #5 (Cleveland Dam returning from Grouse Mountain)
Runners who do not make it to Aid Station 5 before 4:15pm will entered as DNF and be offered a ride back to Ambleside Park.
If at any point and time a runner decides they cannot continue they MUST report to an aid station and notify staff.
There will be 3 aid stations for the 15k run with water and electrolyte.
OTHER 2018 MEC VANCOUVER: TRAIL RACE SERIES EVENTS
WANT TO RUN ALL SIX OF MEC'S TRAIL RACES?
Know someone who wants to come cheer you on and give out high-fives? Volunteering with the MEC events team is a blast. (link coming soon!)
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 Trio Sports Events 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 HERE.