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STUNNING RUNNING

One of the world’s top destination marathons, the BMO Vancouver Marathon features 70% shoreline views and a stunning tour through twelve of the city’s most iconic neighbourhoods, while the fast Half Marathon kicks off with an epic downhill start overlooking Vancouver’s iconic city skyline. Featuring a Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM and Relay, all courses offer stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, towering forests, iconic landmarks, and run through world-renowned Stanley Park towards an energized downtown Finish Line.
Sunday, May 2, 2021
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Races

Marathon

Vancouver’s only Marathon takes runners on a stunning route with views of snow-capped mountains, sandy beaches, and along the Stanley Park Seawall – the world’s longest uninterrupted waterfront path.

Half Marathon

From bustling Chinatown to glassy Yaletown to the beautiful West End, you’ll discover historic landmarks, breathtaking views, and vibrant communities along the scenic Half Marathon course.

8KM

Run the 8KM and enjoy the tranquil shade from cedar and hemlock trees in Stanley Park before breezing through Coal Harbour to the bustling Downtown Finish Line, where you’ll celebrate with 18,000+ other runners!

Relay

Split up the work and team up with friends, family, co-workers or more and experience the award-winning BMO Vancouver Marathon course as a team! All relay runners receive a shirt, medal, and more.

SCHEDULE

FRIDAY

10AM-7PM

HEALTH, SPORTS & LIFESTYLE EXPO

Vancouver Convention Centre East

SATURDAY

9AM-12PM

RUNNING ROOM FRIENDSHIP RUN

Running Room Denman

10AM-6PM

HEALTH, SPORTS & LIFESTYLE EXPO

Vancouver Convention Centre East

11AM

KIDS RUN

Ceperley Park

SUNDAY

7AM

HALF MARATHON START

Queen Elizabeth Park

8:30AM

MARATHON START

Queen Elizabeth Park

8:30AM-3:30PM

STREET FESTIVAL

W Hastings St – Bute & Burrard St

9:30AM

8KM START

Stanley Park

3:30PM

FINISH LINE CLOSES

W Pender St – Bute & Thurlow St

RACE KIT

Your Registration Includes:

  • Marathon finisher medal
  • Exclusive tech tee
  • Race bib with built-in timing chip
  • Free refreshments
  • Free, convenient and secure gear check
  • On-course services including water, electrolytes, gels, first aid and more

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