Stunning Running

Join the award-winning BMO Vancouver Marathon! One of the world’s top destination marathons, the BMO Vancouver Marathon features stunning running and tours 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. The event features a Marathon, Half Marathon and 8KM, with 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.

The BMO Vancouver Marathon is capped with limited spaces available in the Marathon, Half Marathon and 8KM.

Annually in May
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Vancouver’s only Marathon traditionally takes runners on a scenic 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 traditionally discover historic landmarks, breathtaking views, and vibrant communities along the scenic and fast Vancouver Half Marathon course.


Run the 8KM and enjoy the tranquil shade from cedar and hemlock trees in Stanley Park before breezing through Coal Harbour to the bustling Virtual Race Finish Line!

5KM Virtual

Add a fast 5KM Virtual Race for a shake-out run, time trial or fun! 5KM virtual participants also earn a tech tee and have the option to add a race medal to their collection!

Virtual Races

A virtual race allows you to complete your race on your own, from anywhere. You may run, walk or stroll your race distance at your own pace and at a time and location of your choice.

Kids Run

For your superstars! The BMO Vancouver Marathon Kids Run inspires kids to get moving, make healthy choices, and feel confident. Rewards include a finisher medal!

Run Happy

Combo two race distances to Run Happy and earn a bonus prize from Brooks Running! Choose any two race distances for the bonus reward and race in May.


This May, run four event distances – Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM and 5KM – to score the Dynasty, earn a bonus prize, plus collect an exclusive, included Dynasty medal.


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The BMO Vancouver Marathon will open with limited spaces available for the Marathon and Half Marathon event distances.

Package Pickup


Package Pickup

Friday, prerace, 11am-7pm
Saturday, prerace, 10am-5pm

Exclusive Merch

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.

Race Month

May 1-31

Race Month

Vancouver, BC, or virtually!

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Annually on the first Sunday of May


Registration Includes:

  • 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

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