Run & Give! A hallmark event, the Granville Island Turkey Trot features a fun 10KM race on Thanksgiving Monday – plus a Kids Run a day earlier. This annual event brings together runners in a celebration of Thanksgiving – demonstrating our community of running, our gratitude for the sport, and our commitment to supporting others. Food, bevys, drinks, entertainment, awards, medals, and more. Join in!
Run the 8KM race and enjoy the tranquil shade from cedar and hemlock trees in Stanley Park before breezing through Coal Harbour to the bustling Downtown Finish Line, where you’ll celebrate with Half Marathon and Marathon runners amidst a throng of cheering spectators.
An exciting Relay is designed for teams of two, three or four runners. It’s perfect for corporate teams and groups of friends to experience the excitement of Vancouver’s only marathon by splitting the 42.2KM course into sections. The exchange zones are bustling with excitement, and if you’re not running the anchor leg, we’ll shuttle you to the downtown Finish Line. Race shirts and medals for all. Join the excitement!
Meet Richard, a new runner with big dreams More than just long-term runners of the BMO Vancouver Marathon, RUNVAN Community Ambassadors are leaders in Vancouver who embody the Vancouver International Marathon Society’s mission, vision, and values. Elite and recreational runners, business leaders, or local heroes, these superstars find joy in motivating and inspiring others through running. […]