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Olympic Bound, Danya Pidhoresky returns to BMO Vancouver Half Marathon

Canada’s Marathon Champion returns to defend her title Canadian Olympian Dayna Pidhoresky took the BMO Vancouver Half Marathon title last year, just 14 seconds shy of the women’s 1:12:53 course record. She’ll contend again this year, on-route to the 2020 Olympic Games. “I relaxed on the long 3K of downhill and took note of my […]

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Defending champions Yuki & Yuko Kawauchi return to BMO Vancouver Marathon

Yuki looks to break his own course record; couple wants to see more of BC Defending champions Yuki & Yuko Kawauchi have announced their return to Vancouver after the elite couple took the men’s and women’s BMO Vancouver Marathon titles last year with desire to see more of BC. They’ll again join runners from 65+ […]

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RUN4HOPE: Kenneth Gordon Maplewood School

RUN4HOPE is the charity program of the BMO Vancouver Marathon, with goals to raise funds for social impact and community good, plus foster a spirit of community celebration. RUN4HOPE provides value to charities, and charitable options for participants, enabling runners to fundraise and/or donate to charities. Run & Give! Organized by the local non-profit RUNVAN®, the […]

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RUN4HOPE: Canadian Mental Health Association

RUN4HOPE is the charity program of the BMO Vancouver Marathon, with goals to raise funds for social impact and community good, plus foster a spirit of community celebration. RUN4HOPE provides value to charities, and charitable options for participants, enabling runners to fundraise and/or donate to charities. Run & Give! Organized by the local non-profit RUNVAN®, the […]

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Yuki & Yuko: Engaged elites take BMO Vancouver Marathon titles

Kawauchi & Mizuguchi: Elite Japanese couple take home Vancouver Marathon titles Vancouver, BC – May 5, 2019 – Yuki Kawauchi was an early favourite to take home the 2019 BMO Vancouver Marathon title after announcing his Canadian debut at the country’s top destination marathon. The 2018 Boston champion crossed the BMO Vancouver Marathon Finish Line […]

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Yuki and Yuko arrive

Runners are beginning to arrive for the world-class BMO Vancouver Marathon, held annually on the first weekend of May. Headlining that international group is Mr. Yuki Kawauchi, who makes his Canadian Marathon debut alongside new fiancé Yuko Mizuguchi who will also compete for a podium spot. The Boston Marathon champ, Kawauchi may be most well-known […]

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Over 18,000 runners to take on Vancouver’s award-winning destination marathon

Over 18,000 runners to take on Vancouver’s award-winning destination marathon Vancouver, BC – May 1, 2019 Vancouver’s only Marathon event has recorded over 18,000 runners to break new all-time and international runner registration records set last year. Recognized for its scenic beauty, the BMO Vancouver Marathon now annually attracts runners from nearly 65 countries. “Vancouver’s stunning nature […]

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RUN4HOPE: Mental Health for All

RUN4HOPE is the charity program of the BMO Vancouver Marathon, with goals to raise funds for social impact and community good, plus foster a spirit of community celebration. Run & Give! Organized by the local non-profit RUNVAN®, this RUN4HOPE program has helped runners like you raise over $15 million for charity. Thank you! Register Now! […]

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BMO Vancouver Marathon breaks all-time record

BMO Vancouver Marathon officially surpasses 17,000 registered runners, breaks all-time record Vancouver, BC — May 2, 2018 — For the first time since its inception in 1972, Canada’s most scenic race has recorded over 17,000 runners for a new all-time record. Nearly 65 countries, a feat accomplished last year, will again be represented among the […]

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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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