MEC Calgary Race THREE 2019: Trail

  • Date
    Saturday, 21 September, 2019
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 12:00 pm MDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Calgary
  • Price
    $25.00
  • Address
    Canmore Nordic Centre
    1988 Olympic Way
    Canmore, AB

NOTE: Bear Spray is mandatory for all Race Participants.

This is a requirement for all event participants at Canmore Nordic Centre

 

5km / 12km / 24km

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 3 MEC Calgary Trail Races in 2019!

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


REGISTRATION

Register online (at bottom of this page) or in-store before September 27,  2018.

Distance Online In-store Race day
5K / 12K $25 $25 $35
24K $30 $30 $40

There is a $5 trail maintenance fee included in the price of this event.

Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on September 28 at the registration tent.


PACKAGE PICK-UP

In store

Thursday, September 26 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, September 28, from 7:30am–8:45am at event site.


RACE DAY INFO

Start times

9:00am: 24K start

9:10am: 12K start

9:20am: 5K start

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

Location

Canmore Nordic Centre, Canmore

The event will be at Canmore Nordic Centre, at the west end Canmore.

Getting there

Canmore is about 45 minutes west of the Calgary City Limits. 

Car Pooling 

In order to increase the accessibility of our events and lower our environment footprint, we are helping our participant car pool to all MEC Calgary events this year. With the map below, you can register your ride to the race as well as ask for a ride to race by clicking the "Filter" button on the map.

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

 


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

All water stations will be equipped by MEC’s electrolyte partner nuun hydration. nuun is high in electrolytes, yet low in sugar to keep you optimally hydrated throughout the race. NUUN PRODUCTS


RACE RESULTS

We’ll have live unofficial live race results at http://results.blitzevents.ca/. Official standings will be posted on the Blitz Evetns 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

Want more? 

 

Road Races

    

Trail Races

  

Tris / Rides
 
 

NOTE: Bear Spray is required by all race participants for events at the Canmore Nordic Centre. 

Online registration is now closed.

We will accept walkup registrations on race morning.

Cash Only. $30 for 6k & 12k. $35 for 24k.

NOTE: Bear Spray is mandatory for all Race Participants.

This is a requirement for all event participants at Canmore Nordic Centre

5km / 12km / 24km

MEC is excited to be offering FOUR trail running races in 2018 with lots of distance and difficulty options. If you want a challenge, sign up for all 4 MEC Calgary Trail Races in 2018!

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


REGISTRATION

Register online (at bottom of this page) or in-store before September 27,  2018.

Distance Online In-store Race day
5K / 12K $20 $20 $30
24K $25 $25 $35

There is a $5 trail maintenance fee included in the price of this event.

Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:30–8:45am on September 29 at the registration tent.


PACKAGE PICK-UP

In store

Thursday, September 27 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, September 29, from 7:30am–8:45am at event site.


RACE DAY INFO

Start times

9:00am: 24K start

9:10am: 12K start

9:20am: 5K start

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

Location

Canmore Nordic Centre, Canmore

The event will be at Canmore Nordic Centre, at the west end Canmore.

Getting there

Canmore is about 45 minutes west of the Calgary City Limits. 

Car Pooling 

In order to increase the accessibility of our events and lower our environment footprint, we are helping our participant car pool to all MEC Calgary events this year. With the map below, you can register your ride to the race as well as ask for a ride to race by clicking the "Filter" button on the map.

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

 


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

All water stations will be equipped by MEC’s electrolyte partner nuun hydration. nuun is high in electrolytes, yet low in sugar to keep you optimally hydrated throughout the race. NUUN PRODUCTS


RACE RESULTS

We’ll have live unofficial live race results at http://results.blitzevents.ca/. Official standings will be posted on the Blitz Evetns 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

 

Want more? 

Road Races

    

Trail Races

  

Rides
 
 

NOTE: Bear Spray is required by all race participants for events at the Canmore Nordic Centre.