This article was published on September 9th, 2013
Now that the hot days of summer are finally behind us it’s time to enjoy the cooler weather to get outside and enjoy running again. There are a number of exciting long distant road running races coming up this fall in BC. Here are the ones you’ll want to check out:
Surrey International World Music Marathon
Sunday, September 29 in Surrey, BC. Full and half marathon courses, and 5k race. The half-marathon course winds through many Surrey neighbourhoods and parks; the full marathon course is two laps of the half-marathon course. Music stations at every mile marker. Register now.
Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon
Sunday, October 13 in Victoria, BC. Full and half marathon course, and 8k road race. A spectacular fall run through the capital city, through parks, quiet neighbourhoods, and stunning ocean vistas. Victoria is a runners city and there are people all along the course cheering on participants. Register now.
BMO Okanagan Marathon
Sunday, October 13 in Kelowna, BC. A flat and fast half and full marathon course. The Okanagan shows off its autumn beauty winding through the city. Can be a cool start, but ends with a spectacular finish at City Park on Okanagan Lake. The full marathon is a double lap of the half course. Register now.