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Vancouver’s only marathon has reached the 5,000 runner cap for the third year in a row

Vancouver’s only marathon has reached the 5,000 runner cap for the third year in a row Runners from over 46 countries have signed up to take part in the three events at the 2014 BMO Vancouver Marathon Vancouver, BC – April 3, 2014 – With over a month to go, Vancouver’s only marathon has sold […]

RUNVAN Ambassador Cathy Beaumont

Cathy Beaumont, longtime volunteer and new half marathon runner! 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 […]

RUNVAN Ambassador Dave Doroghy

Dave Doroghy Shares Memories from 28 Years of Running the Vancouver Marathon 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.  Dave Doroghy, a native Vancouverite, has run over a dozen marathons including the Vancouver, New […]

New policy offers deferred discount rates to runners with an injury or medical condition

BMO Vancouver Marathon brings forth new runner deferral policy for 2015 New policy offers deferred discount rates to runners with an injury or medical condition Vancouver, BC – February 20, 2014 – The BMO Vancouver Marathon is offering a new deferral policy to registered Marathon and Half Marathon runners who are unable to participate in […]

RUNVAN Ambassador – Pat Cheung

Meet Pat Cheung, BMO Vancouver Marathon runner and volunteer 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 […]

Magic at the Start Line

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Volunteer at the Start Line, where anticipation builds and natural beauty thrives Imagine that you’ve just arrived at the Marathon and Half Marathon Start Line in Queen Elizabeth Park. Above you, the sun is just beginning to rise, and the sky brightens into a beautiful shade of pink. A bird chirps in the distance, and […]

Share Skills, Meet Friends

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Dedicated volunteer Kerry Kunzli prefers wheels to running shoes. Kerry Kunzli might spend more time with his feet clipped into pedals than on the ground, but that doesn’t stop him from enlisting as a volunteer for the BMO Vancouver Marathon. The cycling coach and father of three is a founding member of Ride2Survive, a growing team of cyclists who […]