MEC Greater Vancouver: Road Race THREE, 5K/10K/21.1K/42.2K
TRANS CANADA TRAIL 5K/10K/HALF AND FULL MARATHON
Forget the movie ticket or the over-the-top burger – for about the same price you get chip-timed results, bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff.
Marathon is a Boston Qualifier! Half Marathon is a point to point course!
We're very excited to once again be offering a race distance for everyone at this event. We have a 5K, 10K, Half and Full Marathon that follows the Trans Canada Trail and finishes in beautiful Fort Langley. The Fort Langley portion of the run is on the Fort to Fort Trail.
We're happy to offer a point to point course for the Half Marathon. This is a fantastic scenic course along the Trans Canada Trail which is a combination of trail and road. The Half Marathon starts in Pitt Meadows and goes over the Golden Ears Bridge and finishes in Fort Langley.
The Full Marathon will start in Fort Langley and head to Pitt Meadows and back.
The 5K and 10K will be an out and back on the Fort to Fort portion of the Trans Canada Trail starting and finishing in Fort Langley.
Register online by Thursday, April 25th or in-store by 4 p.m. on April 27th, 2018.
Note: race day registration for the 5K and 10K is cash only, and available from 8:30–9:30am on April 28th at the registration tent.
No day of race registration for the Half or Full Marathon
Friday, April 26th from 4pm - 9pm, MEC Langley
Saturday, April 27th from 9am–4pm, MEC Langley
Package pick up Bonus: Pick up your package on Friday or Saturday at MEC Langley and enter the draw for one of four $25 MEC Gift Cards. Also, get 10% off purchases you make in store when you pick up your race package. This offer for MEC Langley only and for Friday and Saturday only.
Sunday, April 28th from 8:30-9:30am at event site registration tent
RACE DAY INFO
Schedule of Events
7:00am: Full start in Fort Langley
8:30am-9:30am: Package pick-up in Fort Langley
9:30am: Half start in Pitt Meadows (Bus transportation is provided from the finish to Pitt Meadows. Busses will leave Fort Langley at the corner of Billy Brown Rd and Glover Rd between 8:30am -8:45am.)
9:45am: 10K start in Fort Langley
10:00am: 5K start in Fort Langley
1:00pm: Course closes
Trans Canada Trail in Fort Langley at the corner of Glover Rd and Billy Brown Rd
The start for the Half is in Pitt Meadows where 176th meets the Pitt Meadows dike.
Coming from Vancouver, take 200th St. exit and coming from Abbotsford, take 232nd exit. Follow signs to Fort Langley.
Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)
The marathon, 10K and 5K are an out and back starting and finishing in Fort Langley. The Half Marathon starts in Pitt Meadows and finishes in Fort Langley. We will provide bus transportation to the start of the Half. Busses will leave Fort Langley between 8:30am - 8:45am. There is NO parking in Pitt Meadows at the start of the Half.
race series sponsored by:
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Know someone who wants to come cheer you on and give out high-fives? Volunteering with the MEC events team is a blast. Send an e-mail to: email@example.com
Want more? See the full Greater Vancouver Road Race Series here.
Results will be posted on the Trio Sports Events site by the end of race day.
We’ll be giving out medals to the top three male and female finishers in each distance category (no age categories awards).