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!
Vancouver’s only marathon is a world-class event that has been ranked one of the top destination marathons in the world by the likes of Forbes, CNN, USA Today, and many others. A point-to-point journey through city neighbourhoods with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, towering forests, iconic landmarks and Stanley Park’s Seawall. Reach your goal with the whole city and world behind you!
The fast 21.1KM Half Marathon tour of Vancouver’s most urban neighbourhoods starts at Queen Elizabeth Park, passes Chinatown, Yaletown, beaches and runs through Stanley Park to an energized downtown finish with raving fans. The fast downhill start with the most spectacular skyline and North Shore mountain views is simply epic. Join in and see for yourself at Vancouver’s premier Half Marathon!
Join Vancouver’s only Marathon event that now annually welcomes runners from over 50 countries! Run that world-famous Marathon that’s 70% shoreline, the fast Half Marathon with its epic downhill start, the refreshing 8KM race or run as a team with the Marathon Relay! There’s a race for everyone, including Kids. REGISTER NOW!
Join ‘the last great run of the year’ at The Fall Classic in November. Clock a PB or come just for the fun! Enjoy amazing value and end your running season on a high note at the finale of the RUNVAN® Hat-trick series. 5KM, 10KM and Half Marathon spots are limited and sold-out last year. REGISTER SOON!
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. Food, bevys, drinks, entertainment, awards, medals, and more. REGISTER SOON!
RUNVAN® and Enjoy a Free Beer from Mahony and Sons Mahony and Sons has partnered up with the Vancouver International Marathon Society as its Official Pub/Restaurant Partner Mahony and Sons is now the Official Pub/Restaurant Partner of the 2015 Granville Island Turkey Trot, 2015 Fall Classic, and 2016 BMO Vancouver Marathon. Runners will be entitled […]
Fall Classic Run at UBC now features 5KM, 10KM and Half Marathon Vancouver, BC – June 19, 2015 – The last great run of the year in Vancouver, the Fall Classic Run at UBC in mid-November is introducing a new 5KM race. When registration opens in early July, runners will have the choice to run […]
Vancouver, BC – May 7, 2015 – Nearly 15,000 runners from more than 50 countries took part in this year’s BMO Vancouver Marathon, new Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 8KM races and Kids Fun Run. In addition, media from afar traveled to Vancouver to cover the world-class event including outlets from Italy, China and Japan. “Thank […]