RACE WEEK

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Bib Lookup

BMO Vancouver Marathon
You will be able to look up your bib number about two weeks before the event here. Your corral is assigned according to your Estimated Finish Time. Once assigned, you may not switch to another.

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Expo

BMO Vancouver Marathon
The Health & Sports Expo is FREE to the public, welcoming over 25,000 visitors every year.

Featuring over 120 exhibitors and major athletic brands, find everything from the latest trends in health and fitness to tips on active lifestyle and sports performance. Discover the newest and latest through food sampling, hands-on treatments, free giveaways and more.

Expo Hours:
Friday, May 4, 10am-8pm / Saturday, May 5, 9am-6pm

Location:
Vancouver Convention Centre West, 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC, V6C 0C3, Canada

Package Pickup

BMO Vancouver Marathon
Every runner is required to pickup their own runner package. There is no Package Pickup on race day. Please collect your package within Expo Hours.

How to:
You will need your bib number and your picture ID in order to pick-up your race package. Make sure to get everything you came for! Your race package includes race goodies including your race bib and timing chip, and short-sleeved technical shirt.

Prestige Runners have access to an express pickup line at the Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo. Look for the special entrance marked Prestige Runners.

TravelSmart

BMO Vancouver Marathon
Marathon, Half Marathon & Relay. Traveling to the Start Line is easiest with the Canada Line. Take the Canada Line from Downtown Vancouver southbound, or from Richmond northbound and get off at King Edward or Oakridge-41st Station, and walk to the Start Line. The walk takes about 15 minutes and volunteers will be there to guide you to the Runner Compound.

8KM. Free shuttles are offered to all 8KM runners from the Finish Line Street Festival near Burrard St and W Pender every 10 minutes from 7:30am-8:30am. Shuttles will drop you off at Denman and Barclay St and volunteers will guide you to the Start Line.

For more information on travel, click here.

Start Line

BMO Vancouver Marathon
Please arrive at least one hour before your race starts if you want to check your gear. We encourage all to arrive at least 45 minutes early. The Start Line is equipped with toilets, Gear Check*, water, and more.

Start times are as follows:

  • 7:00am – Half Marathon
  • 8:30am – Marathon & Relay
  • 9:30am – 8KM

*There is no Start Line Gear Check for 8KM runners. Runners can check their gear at the Finish Line Street Festival prior to boarding a shuttle to the Start Line.

Gear Check

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Gear check is available to all Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM and Relay runners.

Bag-in-a-bag Procedure:

  • Put your gear into the 21’x26’ clear plastic bag, found in your race package
  • Detach the label from your race bib and zip it to the bag
  • Bring your bag to the Gear Check counter

After you finish, continue along Pender in the runners compound to your race’s designated Gear Pickup Area. Any lost or left items must be claimed from the Information Tent at the Finish Line by 5pm on race day.

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