Map & Updates

Course Map

Map & Updates – BMO Vancouver Marathon

Kilometre Markers

Please note that the BMO Vancouver Marathon course will be marked every kilometre and every five miles.

Stations – Total of 8 Stations

Water Stations : All Stations on course
Ultima Replenisher Electrolyte Drink : Station 2, 3, 5, 6, 7 & 8 (Grape Flavour)
Powerbar Gel (Strawberry/Banana, Double Latte, Tangerine): Station 3
Medical Stations : Station 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8
Food Station (Bananas) : Station 5

Start Line Map

Start Line


Finish Line Map

Finish Line Street Festival

SUNDAY, MAY 1 | 8:30AM – 2:30PM

Near the Finish Line, runners, supporters and spectators can find entertainment, Kids’ Zone, food sampling as Hastings Street turns into a family-friendly Street Festival on race day. The Street Festival builds on the spirit of celebration that Vancouverites experienced during the Olympics.


The Finish Line is located on West Pender Street between Bute and Thurlow Street.

The Street Festival is located on West Hastings Street between Bute and Burrard Street.


Interested in Exhibiting at the Street Festival?

Catch the action at the Finish Line by showcasing or sampling your products at the post-race Street Festival. Engage with runners, friends, families, supporters and visitors for maximum brand exposure.

Street Festival Activation Package includes:

  • Brand and product awareness to 50,000 targeted consumers
  • Company logo and link on our website pages about the Festival
  • Inclusion in E-Blast about the Street Festival to 45,000+
  • This opportunity available to exhibitors booking 3 or more booths at the Expo.

On-course Services

OnCourseServices

Enjoy the wonderful on-course services at the BMO Vancouver Marathon!

To support your running journey the BMO Vancouver Half Marathon route will have 8 stations supplied with water, electrolytes, PowerBar gels, medical services and toilets! In addition, entertainment stations will be on-course to entertain you and keep you motivated!

On-course Services

Entertainment Stations

Live entertainment, music and more will keep you motivated while you conquer the BMO Vancouver Marathon on May 1.

Water Stations

Thousands of wonderful volunteers will cheer you on and supply you with water on race day!

Aid Stations

RockDoc Medical Team will be out on course to ensure everyones safety and comfort.

PowerBar Energy Gels 

PowerBar Energy Gels will give you a boost on your running journey. Visit powerbar.ca for more information about their great tasting products.


Ultima

Ultima Replenisher

Ultima Replenisher is the official electrolyte drink on-course and will keep your body hydrated!

 

Toilets on-course

Need to take a pit stop? No worries, there will be many toilets placed on-course!

 

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Turn by Turn

START on Midlothian Ave

  • Bear left as Midlothian Ave turns into 29th Avenue
  • Right onto Cambie St
  • Continue down Cambie and over Cambie Street Bridge
  • Bear right onto the exit ramp down to Pacific Blvd (East)
  • Continue East passing BC Place Stadium and Science World
  • Proceed South on Quebec St about halfway between E 1st Ave and E 2nd Ave then turnaround 
180 degrees
  • Return North on Quebec St
  • Pass the Dr. SunYat-Sen Chinese Garden on the left
  • Left onto West Pender St and under the Chinatown Millennium Gate
  • Left onto Homer St
  • Left onto Robson St
  • Right onto Hamilton St (turns into Mainland St after crossing Smithe St)
  • Left onto Davie St
  • Right onto Pacific Blvd
  • Cross at Richards St from the westbound to eastbound (on-coming) lanes on Pacific
  • Left onto Granville St (under the Granville Street Bridge)
  • Right onto Beach Ave
  • HALFWAY Cross Jervis St. (Continue on Beach Ave)
  • Continue on Beach Ave (becomes Stanley Park Drive) into Stanley Park to Second Beach
  • Left into the Second Beach parking lot
  • Exit the parking lot onto Stanley Park Drive with a hard right
  • Left onto North Lagoon Drive
  • Left through the underpass
  • Left onto Pipeline Rd
  • Right onto Stanley Park Drive
  • Follow Stanley Park Drive around Brockton Point
  • Bear left into the parking lot after Avison Way (entrance to the Aquarium) and onto the Seawall
  • Right (South) onto Denman St off Seawall
  • Left onto West Georgia St directly onto the sidewalk

Bear left onto West Pender St, cross Bute St and arrive at the FINISH line

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