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Road Running & Ultras in British Columbia 

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Road running is one of the most popular and accessible sports in the world. It is the sport of running on paved or hard packed surfaces, typically roads or designated pedestrian and cycle paths. Competitions cater to all ages and abilities, though longer distances are not recommended for young children due to the dangers of running alone and the potential dangers created by other road users.

Common race distances are 5K, 8K, 10K, Half Marathon (21.1K), and Marathon (42.2K), but any distance can be run. Ultra running refers to distances beyond a marathon.

Contact 

BC Amateur Athletics Association
Fortius Athlete Development Centre
Suite 2001 B Oslo Landing 
3713 Kensington Ave 
Burnaby, BC V5B 0A7
Tel 604.333.3550 - Fax 604.333.3551

ATTENTION! 

2015 Road Running Championship Events
The BCA Road Running Committee has awarded the 2015 BC Road Running Championships to the following hosts:

Athletics Canada launches road running hub
www.acroad.ca serves as the information hub for Athletics Canada's road running and race walking championships, Canadian road race rankings and the Timex National Road Race Series. The site also features an elite bloggers section providing access to Canada's top distance athlete bloggers and information on the Run Canada initiative.

Attention Competitive Athletes!!
Out of province performances must be submitted to Athletics Canada for inclusion in the national rankings — go to www.athletics.ca/page.asp?id=65 "Rankings & Records" for instructions.

May 31 Canadian Half Marathon Championship Calgary, AB
May 31 Vista Run 3k, 5k, 10k Maple Ridge, BC
May 31 EK's Grill Heart & Stroke 5k Kelowna, BC
Jun 6 North Face Whistler Half Marathon, 10K & Kids Run Whistler, BC
Jun 6 Skeena River 142k Relay Prince Rupert to Terrace, BC
Jun 7 Sandcastle City Classic 10k (LMRRS #6) White Rock, BC
Jun 7 Family Y Half Marathon, 10k, 5k Prince George, BC
Jun 7 MEC Victoria Race THREE 5k, 10k, Half Sooke, BC
Jun 7 MEC Vancouver Race Four 5k, 10k, Half Marathon Richmond, BC
Jun 7 Victoria Goddess Run Half Marathon, 10k, 5k Victoria, BC
May 24 Oasis Shaughnessy 8K (LMRRS #5) & 5K Poker Walk Vancouver, BC
May 24 Blackwell Dairy 15k (IRA #6) Kamloops, BC
May 17 Peach City RunFest Half Marathon, 10k Penticton, BC
May 10 Silver City Days Fun Run 5k, 10k Trail, BC
May 10 Peach City Runners Blossom 10 Miler (IRA #5) Penticton, BC
May 10 Fairmont Mother's Day Run and Walk 10k, 5k, 3k Vancouver, BC
May 9 Run for Mom 10K Chilliwack, BC
May 3 Wild Goose Chase 8k, 3.5k Vanderhoof, BC
May 3 BMO Vancouver Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K and Kids Run Vancouver, BC
Apr 26 TC10K, Half Marathon Victoria, BC
May 31 Canadian Half Marathon Championship Calgary, AB
Jun 19 BlueShore Financial Longest Day 5k (LMRRS #7), BC Championship & 10k Vancouver, BC
Jul 18 Summerfast 10k (LMRRS #9), BC Championship Vancouver, BC
Sep 13 Canadian 5K Championship Toronto, ON
Oct 11 Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon & BC Championship, Half & 8K Victoria , BC
Oct 18 Canadian Marathon Championships Toronto, ON
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