MEC Calgary Race TWO 2019: Trail
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.
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.
|5K / 10K||$20||$20||$30|
Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on July 20 at the registration tent.
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.
Saturday, July 20, from 7:30am–8:30am at event site.
RACE DAY INFO
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.
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.
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.
Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)
Please note the water stations listed below are likely to change, or be reduced due to restricted access. Plan to carry a water bottle.
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
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We will have Goodlife Fitness on site. They will be doing:
- Teach Kinetic Taping
- Stretching Technique pre/post workouts
- Demo Full Body Dynamic Stretches
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).