RUNVAN® Kids Runs

The non-profit Vancouver International Marathon Society inspires active lifestyles, and is proud to offer Kids Runs in Vancouver for children aged 5-12 at the BMO Vancouver Marathon in May, and at the Granville Island Turkey Trot in October over Thanksgiving weekend.


BMO Vancouver Marathon Kids Run

May – the Saturday the day before the Marathon –
Vancouver, BC

BMO Vancouver Marathon Kids Run features race bibs, shirts, medals and snacks, just like the adults! The race in Stanley Park on Saturday inspires kids to get moving, make healthy choices, and feel confident. Enjoy special post-race activities as well as visits from Elite Athletes at this fun event with an 11am Saturday start time.

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Granville Island Turkey Trot Kids Run

October –  the Sunday before the Thanksgiving Monday 10KM –
Granville Island, Vancouver, BC

Granville Island Turkey Trot Kids Run includes race bib, ribbon and snacks over Thanksgiving weekend. The Granville Island Turkey Trot is a hallmark event for Granville Island and the Vancouver running community, and this fun run for kids takes runners on a quick route around the Granville Island Seawall.

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RUNVAN® also offers Youth Specials for kids aged 11-17.


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