MEC Victoria Race THREE 2019: Trail
5K/10K/Half Marathon Trail Run
Celebrate the spookiest time of the year with a run! Join us for a fall run around Elk/Beaver Lake and enjoy a bit of flowy single track at this costume optional run. Get chip-timed results, bananas, finish-line massages, plus unlimited high-fives from stoked MEC members and staff.
Online registration closes at midnight Thursday, October 24
In-store registration closes at 4:00pm Saturday, October 26
Race Day registration 7:30-8:30am CASH ONLY
Distance changes will be accepted until midnight on Thursday, October 24th, 2019.
Due to the volume of requests, we can no longer accept last minute or race day distance changes.
Saturday, October 26 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 (excludes all Arc'teryx, Patagonia, Blundstone, Birkenstocks, Glerups product) and may not be combined with any other package deal or existing discount.
Sunday, October 27 from 7:30am–8:30am at event site
RACE DAY INFO
9:00am: Half Marathon start
9:20am: 10K start
9:25am: 5K start
Elk/Beaver Lake Regional Park, Filter Beds Parking Lot, Saanich BC
The event site is at the Filter Beds parking lot along Beaver Lake, off the Pat Bay Hwy.
There are two large parking lots off Beaver Lake Rd. 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 CRD Website.
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 7:30am.
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!
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 routes and distances are subject to changes, permits pending.
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!
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.
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We love to offer amazing value for our events, but we can't offer refunds on registrations. Please see our refund policy.