Vancouver 5KM Races

In addition to organizing the races below featuring medals, music and more, RUNVAN® organizes several free fun 5KM runs throughout the year! Be sure to follow our Facebook Events Page to learn of the next event and join in. The Society further organizes a free weekly Downtown RUNVAN® Club with distances ranging from 6KM to 8KM at various paces. Runners of all abilities are welcome.


Fall Classic Run at UBC – 5KM, 10KM, 21.1KM

November 12, 2017 – 
UBC, Vancouver, BC

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Join Vancouver’s last great run of the year!

Join one of the last great runs of the year at the Fall Classic in mid-November. Clock your personal best time for the year in the 5KM, 10KM, or Half Marathon! Amazing value. Complimentary beer for adult runners and low student pricing is available. Food, bevys, drinks, entertainment, awards, medals, and more. Secure your spot at this popular running event that now annually sells-out!

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BMO Vancouver Marathon – RELAY features race distances of 5KM, 12KM and 13KM

May 6, 2018 –
Vancouver, BC

2017 Recap

Congratulations to 2017 participants!

Vancouver’s only Marathon event welcomed runners from an event record 65 countries this year! In 2018, run that world-famous Marathon that’s 70% shoreline, the fast Half Marathon with its epic downhill start towards Vancouver’s city skyline, the refreshing 8KM race through Stanley Park or run as a team with the Marathon Relay! There’s a race for everyone, including Kids. 2018 reg opens in September 2017.

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BMO Vancouver Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM, Relay. Photo: Christopher Morris / RUNVAN®

Join in and run the BMO Vancouver Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM, Relay. Photo: Christopher Morris / RUNVAN®


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