MEC Calgary Race TWO 2019: Trail

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  • Date
    Saturday, 20 July, 2019
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Calgary, Calgary South
  • Price
    $20.00
  • Address
    Egert's Park
    151 Thames Close NW
    Calgary, AB

5km / 10km / 21.1km

MEC is excited to be offering THREE trail running races in 2019 with lots of distance and difficulty options. If you want a challenge, sign up for all 4 MEC Calgary Trail Races in 2019!

For MEC Calgary Trail Race TWO, there are 3 distance options to build on your trail running skills and to challenge the seasoned trail runner.


REGISTRATION

Register available in store on  Friday July 19 - you must bring your registration form and proof of payment to bib pick-up Saturday morning. Registration also available onsite Race Day morning - cash only before 8:45am. 

Distance Online In-store Race day
5K / 10K $20 $20 $30
21.1K $25 $25 $35

Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on July 20 at the registration tent.


PACKAGE PICK-UP

In store

Thursday, July 18 from 4pm–9pm, MEC Calgary.

Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when pick up your race package.

Race day

Saturday, July 20, from 7:30am–8:30am at event site.


RACE DAY INFO

Start times

9:00am: 21.1K start

9:10am: 10K start

9:20am: 5K start

Note: There will be a warmup 5 minutes before each race start.

Location

Nose Hill Park, Calgary

The event will in Egerts Park, east of Nose Hill Park, southeast of the intersection of 14th St. and 64th Ave. NW. The residential streets surrounding the park are Norfolk Dr NW, Norfolk Way NW, Thames Close NW. 

Getting there

There are bike racks at the site and there are multiple bus stops within a short walk at the park’s edge as well – please consult Calgary Transit schedules for arrival and departure times.

Sustainability

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


RACE ROUTE

Please note the water stations listed below are likely to change, or be reduced due to restricted access. Plan to carry a water bottle. 

5K

   

 

10km

21.1km

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

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.


RACE SERIES SPONSORED BY

Nuun's flagship hydration product, Active, is packed full of four key electrolytes meant to dial in on optimal hydration yet is low insugar. When your body needs it the most, Nuun Active is the best way to re-hydrate or pre-hydrate! All water stations will be equipped with MEC's electrolyte partner Nuun Hydration. Train with Nuun Hydration products.

 

We will have Goodlife Fitness on site.  They will be doing:

- Teach Kinetic Taping  

- Stretching Technique pre/post workouts 

- Demo Full Body Dynamic Stretches


RACE RESULTS

We’ll have live unofficial live race results at https://racedaytiming.ca/results.html. Official standings will be posted on the Race Day Timing site 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).


UPCOMING RACES

Road Races

    

Trail Races

  

 
 
 

Sponsors