Join Vancouver’s Marathon only Marathon and the largest Marathon in Canada! Ranked one of the top destination marathons in the world, the BMO Vancouver Marathon is a scenic award-winning course that traditionally takes runners on a 42.2KM (26.2 miles) adventure past beaches, through natural parks, and along Vancouver’s Seawall – the world’s longest uninterrupted waterfront path. Vancouver’s only Marathon offers shoreline views and stunning scenery. The race was first established in 1972 with 32 finishers and has now grown into Canada’s largest Marathon race! Join in!
Annually in May
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Recognized by Forbes, CNN, and USA Today as one of the top destination marathons in the world, the award-winning Marathon course is renowned for its unique scenic views showcasing snow-capped mountain ranges, cherry blossom trees, and stunning shoreline views. Join Vancouver’s only Marathon and Canada’s largest Marathon race.
The BMO Vancouver Marathon offer limited space available in its Marathon and Half Marathon events.
Saturday, pre-race, 10am-5pm
Kit includes a tech tee!
You may pickup your race kit during the Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo the Friday and Saturday before the race. There is no race day Package Pickup. Shipping is available only for the Virtual Race.
Annually in May
Sunday, May 5, 2024
Vancouver’s only Marathon event runs annually on the first Sunday of May in beautiful Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Select the Run Happy Combo or the 76.3KM Dynasty and use the shorter distances as training runs to build to your in-person race! Race up until May 31 to try and better your times.
- Exclusive new tech tee for all registered
- New medal included if in-person
- Marked and measured courses if in-person
- Race bib with chip timing if in-person
- Medal options for the virtual race
- Results, leaderboard, and more