Take your pick – Half Marathon, 10KM or 5KM races!

The Fall Classic Run at UBC is known as the last great run of the year, with great post-race atmosphere, prizing and lively entertainment. After the race, relax with friends and enjoy food, entertainment and awards. Come join in on the fun!

Prizes will be awarded to the largest team, plus the event re-introduced the 5KM race, now offering race distances for everyone with the 5KM, 10KM and classic Half Marathon. Keep running with us under colourful fall foliage this November.

Schedule of Events:


Sunday, November 2019
7-10:30am Solutions Desk Open UBC Nest
7:00am Gear Check Open UBC Nest
7-10:45am Pack Pick-Up UBC Life Building
7-10:30am Solutions Desk Open UBC Nest
8:30am Half Marathon Start East Mall
10:00am 10KM Start East Mall
11:00am 5KM Start East Mall
7-12:30pm Race Festival UBC Nest
10:45am Half Marathon Awards UBC Nest
11:15am 10KM Awards UBC Nest
11:45am 5KM Awards UBC Nest
12:10pm Team Awards UBC Nest

What’s unique about the Fall Classic?

  • Finisher’s Medal for all race distances
  • $20 gift card from Forerunners redeemable on New Balance product ($75 minimum spend)
  • Water stations, plus toilets on-course
  • Complimentary gear check
  • Complimentary drinks
  • Fun post-race celebrations with free food and music
  • Discounted entry for post-secondary students and youth
  • Marked and measured courses for the 5KM, 10KM & Half Marathon
  • Organized by a local non-profit Society