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Feb 6 Interior Running Association - Virtual Road Race Series Okanagan, BC
May 9 PGRR's 2021 Virtual Fun Run Series Prince George, BC
Sep 6 Harriers Bob Reid Magical Mile View Royal (outside Victoria), BC
Sep 11 Cannery Road Race Prince Rupert, BC
Sep 12 Forever Young 8k Richmond, BC
Sep 19 VFAC Summerfast 5k Vancouver (UBC), BC
Jun 17 Longest Day Road Race UBC - Vancouver, BC
Mar 26 On A Mission Half Marathon & 10k Performance Trials Mission, BC
Feb 28 Valentine's 10k Time Trial Abbotsford, BC
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Provincial and National Championships are currently on hold and suspended until COVID restrictions will allow resumption of events under the Mass Gathering Order.

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

  • 5K Championship: BMO St Patrick's Day 5K
  • 8K Championship: Harriers Pioneer 8K
  • 10K Championship: Vancouver Sun Run
  • Half Marathon Championship: Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon
  • Marathon Championship: GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon
  • Cross Country: BC Cross Country Championships (Saanich)

Attention Competitive Athletes!!
Out of province performances must be submitted to Athletics Canada for inclusion in the national rankings — go to for instructions.

2021 National Championships

  • 10k - Ottawa - Part of the Tamarack Ottawa Marathon Race Weekend
  • Half Marathon - Winnipeg - Part of the Manitoba Marathon Race Weekend
  • Marathon - Toronto - Part of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon
  • Cross Country - Ottawa

Athletics Canada Road Running hub serves as the information hub for Athletics Canada road running and lists certififed events from across Canada.


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Canadian Sport Helpline

To ensure that Canadian sport is safe and welcoming

BC Championships

BC Road Champs for 5k, 8k, 10k, half & marathon

BC Super Series

Twelve races from January to October, for participation and performance

Island Race Series

Eight races from January to April, 5k to Half Marathon.

Interior Road Running Series

Eight races from February to July, 5k to Half Marathon

Lifestages Lower Mainland Road Race Series

Nine races from January to September, 5k to Half Marathon.

BC Wheelchair Race Series

Eight races from April to October, 8k to marathon.

Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra

8 or 4-person 50 mile relay & 50km Ultra each October


Victoria's largest 10k! Last weekend of April!

Road Running & Ultras in British Columbia 


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.


BC Amateur Athletics Association
Christine Sinclair Community Centre
2001B – 3713 Kensington Ave. 
Burnaby, BC V5B 0A7
Tel 604.333.3550 - Fax 604.333.3551