Travel from Victoria

Experience one of the World’s Top Destination Marathons

Travel from Victoria to the BMO Vancouver Marathon

Plan your Spring vacation to Vancouver, BC, and join runners from 65+ countries at Canada’s most scenic Marathon. Race Day: May 5, 2019 | Expo: May 3-4


Award-winning

  • Top Marathons Worth Traveling For – Forbes Magazine
  • One of the world’s Most Exotic Marathons – CNN Travel
  • 14 spring races all runners should try – USA Today
  • Perfect Destination Race Vacation – Canadian Running
  • The World’s 10 Best Half Marathons – The Active Times
  • Best Marathon in Western Canada – Get Out There Magazine
  • Vancouver’s Best Running Race – Georgia Straight
  • 100% Race Rating – Impact Magazine

View BMO Vancouver Marathon awards

Stunning Running

Welcome to Vancouver, Canada, and the BMO Vancouver Marathon, an internationally recognized event – named one of the World’s top destination marathons by the likes of Forbes, CNN and USA Today. Join runners from 65+ countries at this award-winning event.

The BMO Vancouver Marathon showcases beautiful running routes with scenic point-to-point courses that span parks and beaches, including the picturesque Seawall – the world’s longest uninterrupted waterfront path.

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Award-winning. Visit Vancouver, Canada and experience Stunning Running.

Victoria to Vancouver

Take a weekend trip from Vancouver Island to Vancouver, BC, and experience Canada’s most scenic marathon event! We are just a short ferry trip or flight from the Island, and you can enjoy great savings on your hotel and race registration!


BMO Vancouver Marathon

Park scenes. The award-winning BMO Vancouver Marathon loops around world-famous Stanley Park. Photo: Stirl and Rae Photography / RUNVAN®

BMO Vancouver Marathon

Vancouver’s only Marathon is a perfect balance of natural scenery and urban city. Photo: Maylies Lang / RUNVAN®

Make the short trip and run a world-class race this May!

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