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, 5KM 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.
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Vancouver’s only Marathon 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 discover historic landmarks, breathtaking views, and vibrant communities along the scenic 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 Downtown Finish Line, where you’ll celebrate with 18,000+ other runners!


Add a fast 5KM for a shake-out run, time trial or fun! 5KM participants still earn a tech tee and have the option to add a race medal to their collection! Add this new race distance to your overall Marathon experience.


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.

Kids Run

For your future superstars! Open to children of all fitness levels, the BMO Vancouver Marathon Kids Run is designed to inspire kids to get moving, make healthy choices, and feel confident. Rewards include a finisher medal!


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Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM, 5KM and new Dynasty race options

Package Pickup

Dates: TBA

Package Pickup

Running Room

New Shipping Options

Race Kit includes a tech tee!

You may pickup your race kit locally or choose to have it shipped to you by covering the shipping cost.

Race Month

May 1-31, 2021

Race Month

Vancouver, BC, or virtually!

Choose your race distance

May 2021

Marathon, Half Marathon, 8KM, 5KM and new Dynasty race options, or combo two races and Run Happy!


Your Registration Includes:

  • Exclusive new tech tee
  • Medal option with a unique design
  • Special treats from event partners
  • Results, leaderboard, and more
  • 2022 Early Bird opportunities

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