MEC Victoria Race TWO 2019: Road

  • Date
    Sunday, 26 May, 2019
  • Time
    From 08:30 am to 01:00 pm PDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Victoria
  • Price
    $20.00
  • Address
    Royal Roads
    77 University Drive
    Colwood, BC

5K/10K/Half Marathon

ROYAL ROADS

Through cedar, spruce, and epic vista - oh the places you’ll go. Join us for our annual road race and cruise up the hills and along the lagoon at Royal Roads. Get chip-timed results, coffee and bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff.


REGISTRATION

Distance

Online

In-store

Race day 

5K/10K $20 $20 $30
Half Marathon $25 $25 $35

Online registration closes at midnight Thursday, May 24

In-store registration closes at 4:00pm Saturday, May 25

Race Day registration 7:00-8:00am CASH ONLY


PACKAGE PICK-UP

IN STORE

Saturday, May 25 from 10am–4pm, MEC Victoria

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

Discount applies to in-stock, regular priced product in-store (Blundstone, Birkenstocks, Glerups footwear is exempt) and may not be combined with any other package deal or existing discount.

RACE DAY

Sunday, May 26 from 7:00am–8:00am at event site


RACE DAY INFO

START TIMES

8:30am: 18K start

9:00am: 10K start

9:10am: 5K start

LOCATION

Royal Roads University, Colwood BC

The event site is at Royal Roads University (77 University Dr) along Esquimalt Lagoon near the Royal Roads Anchorage.  

GETTING THERE

Parking is available at Royal Roads University - please park in the lower lots below Hatley Castle off University Drive. There are multiple bus stops nearby – please consult BC Transit schedules for arrival and departure times. For more information on getting there, please reference the Royal Roads Website.

GEAR CHECK

We will have a bag check on site race morning for your convenience. Feel free to leave a small bag there while you run. Bag check will open at 7:00am.

PHOTOS

All Race Day photos are available on the Wednesday following the race on our MEC Victoria Flickr account for your viewing pleasure. Download and share your run with friends and family!

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

Race routes and distances are subject to changes, permits pending. 

5K

Note: This route is a mix of trail and road. 

10K

Half Marathon

Please note: this race takes place on CRD shared-use trails, which will remain open to the public throughout this event; please follow proper trail etiquette.

RACE RESULTS

Medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in each distance category (no age categories awards).

Want to see how fast the course is? Check out results from last year's event!


VOLUNTEER

Know someone who wants to come cheer you on and give out high-fives? Volunteering with the MEC events team is a blast. Sign up as a volunteer or find out more here.


CHECK OUT THE FULL 2019 MEC VICTORIA RACE SERIES HERE


We love to offer amazing value for our events, but we can't offer refunds on registrations. Please see our refund policy.