Start & Finish

The Start and Finish Line is on UBC’s East Mall by Student Union Blvd


Package Pickup on race day is located inside the UBC Life Building located at 6138 Student Union Blvd.
Package Pickup pre-event at Forerunners is also available. All runners must pickup their own kits.
If you purchased RUNVAN® merchandise, collect your shirt on race day from the RUNVAN® booth inside the AMS Nest on the lower level.**
** Please present Photo ID to collect your RUNVAN® shirt. RUNVAN® shirts are pre-sold online and only available for pickup on race day.

Gear Check is located inside the UBC Life Building beside the AMS Nest

  • Please bring your own bag and have it ready to check before you arrive at Gear Check
  • Detach the tear-off tag at the side of your race bib and we’ll zip tie it to your bag
  • After you cross the Finish Line, return to Gear Check and show your bib to collect your bag

Medals, refreshments and snacks are available once you cross the Finish Line
Beer Challenge offers fun games and potential prizes for you to win
Food is found inside the AMS Nest where your race bib tag is good for sushi, chilli or pizza!
Mahony & Sons Public House will give you a Stanley Park Beer when you show your race bib
Awards including age category awards and largest team will be presented inside the AMS Student Nest.

Car share parking stalls, UBC’s bus loops and North Parkade are conveniently located near all of the festivities.
Click here for directions to UBC

Half Marathon: 8:30am start
10KM: 10:30am start
5KM: 12pm start
Check out your bib to see which corral you’re in! New this year there are three corrals for each race. The front corral is Orange, Red, Black. Runners are seeded based on their estimated finish times. Note: Age group results and awards will be based on chip time and overall results on gun time. Pacers are also available for those looking to run goal times!

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