MEC Vancouver: Trail Race SIX, Belcarra 5K / 10K

  • Date
    Saturday, 06 October, 2018
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 11:30 am PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC North Vancouver
  • Price
  • Address
    White Pine Beach
    White Pine Road
    Belcarra, BC

Online Registration is now CLOSED. 

But dont worry, you can still register in store (at MEC North Vancouver ONLY) or on Race Day! See below for more details.


Forget the movie ticket or the over-the-top burger – for about the same price you get chip-timed results, coffee and bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff.

MEC Lower Mainland: Trail Race SIX is the final race of six events in the 2018 MEC Vancouver Trail Race Series offering.  Join us on October 6th for the race that is aimed at all those who want to seek out a fun new running location, getting on the trails and who are all about getting active and staying fit.  For only $15 you can choose between a 5K or 10K race, running around Sasamat Lake and the Sugar Mountain Trail. Runners will experience a fun and welcoming race atmosphere complete with professional chip timing from Trio Sports Events and complimentary coffee from Javaport and delicious bananas.

Looking for a challenge? Sign up for the full MEC Vancouver: Trail Race Series!



Register online for only $15 before October 4, 2018 at 12:00pm.

In Store

Register in store (at MEC North Vancouver onlyfor $15 up to October 5, 2018 at 7pm SHARP.

***NOTE:  For liability reasons, participants cannot sign up anybody other than themselves.

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 8:00–8:30am on October 6 at the registration tent.



Friday October 5, 2018 from 2-7pm, at MEC North Vancouver


Saturday October 6, 2018 from 7:30am–8:30am at event site


The day you pick up your race package, you will receive an exclusive discount card that entitles you to a 10% discount as per the following exceptions:

  • 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 or Intense bikes.



9:00am: 10K start

9:20am: 5K start

Cutoff times

Cut off time is at 10:30am at 5k mark for 10K race. If participants are unable to complete the first loop of the 5k course in 1.5hrs then they will not be able to start the second loop.


White Pine Beach, Belcarra Regional Park, Port Moody (Sasamat Lake)

The event site is at White Pine Beach.


From downtown Port Moody, you will be turning left on Ioco Road. Follow the signs to White Pine Beach.

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.)


5K/ 10K (2 LOOPS)

Elevation Gain:

5K: 204m

10K: 408m


Salomon Demo Shoes

Test out the Salomon Sense Rides! With generous cushioning and good feel for the ground, these shoes make long runs and rough surfaces totally do-able. With a natural rocker profile, the sole and midsole keep your stride efficient and steady. Plush, light and form fitting these are tuned to help you test your limits.

Salomon is also generously providing a couple awesome prizes that each participant has a chance of winning!


Make sure to visit the Wrightsock tent at the race! Every runner knows that socks can make or break your run, so why not make sure your treating your feet right! Wrightsock is generously providing dozens of socks for draw prizes!

JavaPort Coffee

Fuel up for your race with a delicious coffee from one of JavaPort's great machines! You can choose from Americano, Latte, Mocha, or Hot Chocolate!

Allan McGavin Sports Medicine

Recover well from your run with a free post-race massage from the talented therapists at Allan McGavin Sports Medicine!



We love providing opportunities for volunteers to strut their stuff!  Follow the link below to find out more about volunteering with the MEC North Vancouver Events Team!

Click HERE for more details!


*Please enter your age when registering if you wish to have your results listed by age category*

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 on Trio Sports Events.