BMO Vancouver Marathon

Trace Alkaline Spring Water

BMO Vancouver Marathon

Trace Beverages Alkaline Spring Water is the official water of the finish line. Enjoy a refreshing beverage after your race!

Bib = Beer

Mahony & Sons Public House

Turn in your race bib by May 31 at Mahony & Sons Public House for a pint of celebratory Stanley Park Brewing beer or Kettle Valley Winery wine!


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Biofreeze is great for pre, during or post-workout. Take time to recover & address signs of pain head-on! See more at

Results & Live Feed

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Real-time tracking will be available on Race Day through the RTRT app at Your friends and family may also watch video of the Finish Line via

After your race, visit the Results Tent at the Street Festival or check online at for your official finish time.

Timing mats will be located at the following points:

  • Marathon: Start Line, 13KM, 21.1KM, Finish Line
  • Half Marathon: Start Line, 5.5KM, 10.5KM, Finish Line

Finish Line

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The downtown Finish Line features thousands of spectators, entertainment, and a Street Festival. You’ll be congratulated by cheers, receive your medal, have a photo opportunity, and enjoy food and water.

Please note:

  • The Runner’s Compound is available to Runners, Staff & Media only
  • Keep moving forward once you cross the Finish Line and meet your friends at the Street Festival
  • Spectators may watch on W Pender (before the Finish Line, between Georgia & Bute)
  • Once you pickup your finisher food, you may proceed to Gear Check or exit the compound
  • You may not re-enter the compound once you exit and enter the Street Festival

Street Festival

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Near the Finish Line, supporters and spectators may find entertainment, food sampling, and souvenirs.

Stretching from Burrard to Bute, West Hastings St 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. Over 40,000 attendees and 90,000+ spectators are expected to take in the atmosphere.

Meet up with your friends and family after the race and find vendors, food trucks, and more.

The post-race Street Festival runs until 3:30pm. For more details, visit

Cheer Challenge

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The Community Challenge presented by Chevron gives spectators of the BMO Vancouver Marathon the opportunity to show their passion and support through a fun and creative challenge! This community initiative will honour community groups who demonstrate spirit and enthusiasm on race day.

To compete to win, spectators may submit photos on social media @bmovanmarathon #bmovm #runvan or email on race day.

For contest details, visit

And follow on social @bmovanmarathon.

Age Category Awards

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Both male and female runners are automatically entered into the following competitive age groups:

under 19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80-84; 85-89; 90-94; 95-99; 100 and above.

Winners will be recognized and first place finishers will receive free entry into the following year’s race! Chip time, not gun time, will determine age group awards.

Age Category Winners will be posted post-race online at

Race Photos

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Individual race photos will be available for purchase. Share your favourite race moments with us #bmovm

You will be able to search for your photos below shortly after the race.

Race Store

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Enhance your race experience!

Treat yourself to a massage and commemorate your run with an iTab medal insert. You can further upgrade your overall race with the Prestige Club. To view add-on options, visit

  • Massages are available as a stand-alone option, or as part of the Prestige Club
  • iTab medal inserts personalize your medal by engraving your name and finisher time. These will be mailed to you a few weeks after the race

Keep Running

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The BMO Vancouver Marathon is wholly organized by the local non-profit RUNVAN®.

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