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Runner Spotlight: Jody Barber

Paralympian Jody Barber will be running the BMO Vancouver Marathon this May. RUNNER SPOTLIGHT: JODY BARBER After retiring from Paranordic skiing and Biathlon, Paralympian Jody Barber returned to her favourite sport: running. Jody shares her story on how returning to running has given her a new way to challenge herself. Read Jody’s interview below. 1. […]

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RUN4HOPE: Canadian Mental Health Association

Over $14.9 million has been raised for charitable causes by runners through our RUN4HOPE program. Learn more and become a charity runner here. CANADIAN MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION: YOUR FUNDRAISING EFFORTS CHANGE LIVES Pandemonium is one of the youth groups provided by Canadian Mental Health Association. Pandemonium is for youth experiencing a serious mental health concern and/or […]

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Sedin says Marathon may be next

“There is some truth to that,” replies Daniel Sedin to the rumour he might start training for a Marathon. “Maybe the Vancouver Marathon next year, we’ll see.” “I love running – that’s a big part of our training routine in the summertime and we’ll keep doing that,” says Sedin. Now annually welcoming runners from 65+ […]

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RUN4HOPE: The Walking School Bus

Over $14.9 million has been raised for charitable causes by runners through our RUN4HOPE program. Learn more and become a charity runner here. THE WALKING SCHOOL BUS: RACE TO THE START LINE! THE SUPPORTERS WHO FUEL THE WALKING SCHOOL BUS March 31 is the final day to join TWSB at the BMO Vancouver Marathon and receive […]

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Walker beats Runners at Marathon

Canadian Olympic Athlete Evan Dunfee race walked the 2017 BMO Vancouver Marathon, beating all but 133 runners, placing him in the top 3.5% of all runners! “What I am most looking forward to is pulling people along to PBs,” joked Dunfee pre-race. “No one likes being passed by a walker, so I’m hoping in those […]

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Runner Spotlight: Natasha Wodak

Last year’s Half Marathon champion & Olympian Natasha Wodak shares her race day tips and tell us her favourite things about Vancouver, BC. RUNNER SPOTLIGHT: NATASHA WODAK BC Native Natasha Wodak has won the BMO Vancouver Half Marathon three times, so it’s fair to say she’s an expert when it comes to running Vancouver in […]

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BMO Vancouver Marathon now over 90% Sold

April Update: Registration numbers officially surpass all-time event record. 8KM and Relay sold-out. This year’s 2018 registration numbers will be the best ever for an event that dates back to 1972. BMO Vancouver Marathon now over 90% Sold Limited Spaces Remain Vancouver, BC – March 22, 2018 – Canada’s most scenic destination race, the BMO […]

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RUN4HOPE: BC Cancer Foundation

Over $14.9 million has been raised for charitable causes by runners through our RUN4HOPE program. Learn more and become a charity runner here. BC CANCER FOUNDATION: MOVING THE DIAL ON CANCER RESEARCH AND CARE Nearly eight million people around the globe will die of cancer this year, and this number is expected to increase to […]

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Runner Spotlight: Shawn Lywood

RUNVAN® Ambassador Shawn Lywood shares his story on his love for running. RUNNER SPOTLIGHT: SHAWN LYWOOD Why do I run? Only four words, it should be such a simple question. If I was to quickly list three of four reasons, the list would probably look like something you would expect: I enjoy running. Good exercise. Races […]

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RUN4HOPE: Down Syndrome Research Foundation

Over $14.9 million has been raised for charitable causes by runners through our RUN4HOPE program. Learn more and become a charity runner here. DOWN SYNDROME RESEARCH FOUNDATION: MAKE DREAMS COME TRUE FOR THOSE ON THE LIFETIME JOURNEY OF DOWN SYNDROME Melissa Stander is no stranger to challenges. Born with Down syndrome, she would face – […]

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