OFFICIAL BLOG

Charity Program: Featuring The BC Cancer Foundation

The BC Cancer Foundation is proud to be a beneficiary of the 2012 BMO Vancouver Marathon and with your support we can achieve a world free from cancer. The BC Cancer Foundation is the bridge that connects philanthropic support and research breakthroughs in cancer knowledge. As the fundraising partner of the BC Cancer Agency and the […]

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Only 400 Spots remaining for the Marathon

Record number of runners show enthusiastic support of new course with only 400 spots remaining. BMO Vancouver Marathon announces event numbers are tracking at 22 per cent increase over 2011. Vancouver, BC – April 18, 2012 – Runners from 48 countries are in the final preparation for the BMO Vancouver Marathon on May 6th 2012, […]

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Guest Blog: Featuring Kevin Steinberg

Running for a Cause: 12 Marathons in 12 Months By: Kevin Steinberg In April last year a good friend of mine died of Cancer. A young father with 3 daughters and a wife, the story is tragic. But his family is strong, loving and going forward and enjoying life. I have exercised for many years, including completing […]

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Guest Blog: Featuring Joanne Gassman

BMO Vancouver Marathon is Just Around the Corner By: Joanne Gassman What motivates me to run is the desire to keep fit. Plus I love the challenge and discipline of regular exercise while setting goals to achieve good results. I’m a social runner for the most part – preferring to run with a couple of […]

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International Marathon Twitterthon

The BMO Vancouver Marathon Participates in First Global Marathon Twitterthon The BMO Vancouver Marathon has joined 26 other Marathons including Great Wall Of China Marathon, Jamaica’s Reggae Marathon, the Polar Circle Marathon, the Windermere Marathon and many other epic Marathons globally, in the world’s first ever Marathon Twitterthon! The creator of the Marathon Twitterthon, Milano […]

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Run For a Cause

Are you running the BMO Vancouver Marathon and want to help benefit a deserving charity organization? BMO Vancouver Marathon runners can make a difference in the community by helping to generate funds for one of our five charity partners: the BC Cancer Foundation, Canuck Place, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Ronald McDonald House BC or […]

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Improved transit services offered to runners and spectators

Improved transit services offered to runners and spectators BMO Vancouver Marathon inks deal with TransLink to offer improved race-day transit service Vancouver, BC – April 3, 2012 – Runners, spectators and supporters of the BMO Vancouver Marathon will “travelsmart” on race day, Sunday, May 6th, as the Metro Vancouver-based transit authority, TransLink, is now offering […]

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Join Our Crew!

Do you like having fun? Meeting people? Making a world-class event possible? Then we have just the thing for you! Join our crew and volunteer May 6 2012.  Rally your friends, family members, community group, or colleges and spend time together having fun and making a big difference. Join the 40 year legacy of amazing […]

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The Marathon event is sold out!

BMO Vancouver Marathon announces marathon event is sold out! New course route lures 5,000 runners from 40 countries, representing a 25% increase in marathon participants over 2011. Vancouver, BC – March 20, 2012 – 5,000 runners from 40 countries have now earned exclusive bragging rights to run the new marathon course in Vancouver at the […]

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Official Blog Launch

Welcome to the Official BMO Vancouver Marathon Blog! Here you will find the latest updates and information on some of our favorite topics: Running Training Tips and Motivation Health and Lifestyle BMO Community Cheer and Music Challenges Our Charity Programs Our Community Partners BMO Vancouver Marathon in the news Check back frequently for the latest […]

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