TRY EVENTS: Ronlad McDonald House BC & Yukon Boundary Bay Marathon
                           5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon, 4 Person Marathon Relay

     

Event
Distance

5 KM

10 KM

Half Marathon

Marathon

Marathon Relay

*On-line registration closes Oct. 31st, 2017 or when cap is reached

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Until
July 31

$45

$45

$50

$55

$150

Until
Sept. 30

$50

$50

$55

$60

$160

Last
Chance

$55

$55

$60

$65

$175

 
 

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NO HILLS!! FLAT, BEAUTIFUL & the Last Boston Qualifying Course of the year! 6th Annual Boundary Bay Marathon

TRY EVENTS only a Full Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 10K & 5K on Sunday November 5th, 2017. The route is on a beautiful gravel ocean side trail! This is one of those routes that are so scenic you forget you are running! We are talking BEEAUUUTIFULLL!!! All distances are an outback design and the route is completely flat! The only challenges you are going to face is the weather and the fact you might run off the trail as you gaze at the ocean views!

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Don't forget the clocks fall back this weekend!

Please dress warm and bring a change of clothes!

Ronald McDonald House Boundary Bay Marathon Long Sleeve Shirt Info
The shirt is designed to ensure cool and comfortable performance on your Boundary Bay Marathon race. We are also excited to offer you Women & Men sizing! So please make sure your select your size based on gender sizing and register early to guarantee size. After the shirt size selection has been turned off shirt sizing will be first come first serve during package pick-up. On race day pick-up the shirt size is not guaranteed because our focus is of course making sure the race starts on time! BUT we always do our best.

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Woman sizing and Men sizing in Small, Medium, Large and X-Large for this race

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Boundary Bay Marathon Info

Race location
Start/Finish
Boundary Bay Park
Centennial Beach

Race Day
November 5th, 2017

*Registration Policies

Address to entrance of park:
550 Boundary Bay RD
Delta,BC (Tsawwassen, South Delta)

Tsawwassen Accommodations
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Entrance To Park
Start/Finish Location

Boundary Bay Park
Map

Parking
Lots of parking MAP

Distances
Marathon Relay: Run only (Course open for 5hrs)

Full Marathon >Run only (Course open for 5hrs)

Half >Walk/Run
10K >Walk/Run
5K >Walk/Run
ALL Marathoners
(Course open for 5hrs)

Start time
8:30am all Marathon and the first leg of the Marathon Relay
8:33am all Half Marathoners
8:36am all 10Kers
8:39am all 5Kers

Warm-up
8:15am

Course closed 1:30pm

Registration options
On-line & (Very soon in person at Run Inn & Fit First)

Relay, Full, Half, 10K & 5K Includes
  • Souvenir finishing medal
  • Souvenir technical long sleeve
  • shirt (Value $39)
  • Individual timing
  • After event snacks
  • Race bib
  • Participant Insurance
  • Random prizes
  • Safe secure course with approved city permits
  • Optional souvenir items

Course map *NEW MAPS
All routes are out & back on a beautiful ocean side trail!

Course Map
Full Marathon
Half Marathon
10K
5K
Important course update!

We have about 1km that we run on a residential road, Beach Grove Road, on this section we need participants to keep within the coned area, the road is still open to traffic so if you are passing please  try to pass within this marked area, if you are running beside a friend please go follow the leader on this section, single row, to help runners stay within the marked route.  Thank you for your cooperation in keeping the neighbourhood residents happy!

To help with this area we will be doing a staggered start:

8:30am all Marathon and the first leg of the Marathon Relay
8:33am all Half Marathoners
8:36am all 10Kers
8:39am all 5Kers

  • VERY IMPORTANT that 5Kers, leave with the correct group, you have a turn around in the first section of the course so you don’t want to get lost in the crowd and have to fight through hundreds of runners on the way back to the finish line. Please leave with the 8:39am staggered start.

Marathon Relay 4 Legs
Leg #1 7.5K (approx.)
Start to Trail & 72nd
Map
Google Map Directions from Start to Trail & 72nd

Leg #2 13.6K (approx.)
72nd St. /Trail to Mud Bay Parking
Map
Google Map Directions from 72nd to Mud Bay Parking

Leg #3 13.6K (approx.)
Mud Bay Parking to 72nd St
Map
Google Map Directions from Mud Bay Parking to 72nd

Leg #4 7.5K (approx.)
72nd St to Finish
Map
Google Map Directions from 72nd to Finish

Water Stations
(Water & Gatorade ONLY)
no water station on 5K route

Please remember this is an out and back course so you will hit water stations & washrooms twice. We will do our best to ensure there is enough water but if you are in the Half Marathon or Full Marathon you might want to bring your own hydration & gels.

Washroom locations
Sorry NO Washrooms on:
5K, 10K & Half Route
*Start/Finish
*Emergency washroom off course about 100' inside the Boundary Bay Regional Park Delta Heritage Airpark Parking Lot at 104th St.  This is an out & back option at 14.3K & 27.9K
*Mud Bay Parking Half Way (21.1K)

Placing Medals
Medals for over all top 3 male & female in each distance. We will do the over all placing medals as soon as we get the top three males and females in each distance in order to keep things moving quickly. You must be at awards to claim!

Random Draw Prizes:
Once you cross the start line, your name will be entered into a random draw prize listing. A computer generates a random list of names and draw prizes are then given out to these participants at the finish line, right after your chip is removed. Please visit the table next to the finish line to check if you won one of our numerous draw prizes!

Timing & Results
Tag timed event
Display clock
No Tag no results

After you cross the finish line please do not leave the chute until after your tag is removed It is our goal to have the results posted within 24hrs

TRY timing tags

Attach the timing tag to your shoe laces using zaps provided. After your race please return timing tag to avoid being charged $40 If you still have your timing tag please mail it to the address on the tag.

Click here to view tag on shoe

Race package pick-up

(If you are picking up for a group of 3 or more please attend the Multiple Kit Pick Up Times)

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
Vancouver Run Inn
2331 West 41st Ave, Vancouver Map
Multiple Kit Pick Up ONLY Please 3pm-3:30pm
Individual Package pick-up ONLY Please 3:30pm-7pm

Saturday, November 4th, 2017
South Delta/Tsawwassen Run Inn
1212B 56th St. Delta Map
11am-3pm

As a final option we will have a race day pick up service, for this service we will hire more staff to accommodate people that want to pay $5 for the service. Please email racedaypickupservice@tryevents.ca, in subject place put in race name and pick up service so it gets filed correctly. Example: Chilly Chase pick up service. In the content please provide your full name and distance, You will need to arrive at least 45minutes early on race morning and go to the TRY EVENTS table.

No same day package pick up without signing up for the above extra service. Please arrange to attend the listed package pick up locations during the times posted. We do not mail out packages. Remember when it is late registration sizing is first come first serve but we always have lots of supplies the first couple days.

*Once the race starts all left over supplies that have not been picked up will be available for size exchanges, for sale and/or donated

How to get to the Boundary Bay Marathon

550 Boundary Bay RD
Delta,BC (Tsawwassen, South Delta)


How does the RMHBC Boundary Bay Marathon & Marathon Relay work?
There are 4 Boundary Bay Marathon Legs

Marathon Relay 4 Legs
Leg #1 7.5K (approx.)
Start to Trail & 72nd
Map
Google Map Directions from Start to Trail & 72nd

Leg #2 13.6K (approx.)
72nd St. /Trail to Mud Bay Parking
Map
Google Map Directions from 72nd to Mud Bay Parking

Leg #3 13.6K (approx.)
Mud Bay Parking to 72nd St
Map
Google Map Directions from Mud Bay Parking to 72nd

Leg #4 7.5K (approx.)
72nd St to Finish
Map
Google Map Directions from 72nd to Finish

This means your Boundary Bay Marathon Relay team will have 4 people and at each one of these "Leg/Water Stations" we will have a water station for the marathoners, half marathoners and for your relay team members. We ask that your team members help with the water stations as they wait for their team members to arrive and please help after your leg to cheer on the other relay members and marathoners while helping with the water station. I know this might seem like a lot to ask but in order for us to make this relay and marathon work we need you to be a part of the show!

You will have to pass your team relay timing tag from one team member to another as the official leg switch is happening. You will only receive a team relay time if you have your timing tag and if you lose your timing tag of course you won't get a time! If you are the first leg or the last leg member you have to make sure your timing tag is attached to your shoe. The best way to make this fast switch is to use twist ties and attached to your shoe laces. If you have a stop watch and would like to time your leg please do so and email me your team's leg splits with names and I'll add them to the results.

We will have a sweep bike rider with the last Marathon runner that will let you know it is safe to leave your leg station. Please make sure you bring a warm change of clothes so you can change after your leg and of course have your warm clothes on as you wait for your team to reach your leg station. Your team is responsible for arranging to get to the leg stations and to get back to the start/finish line after the course is cleared.

 This is a suggestion and you can set this up however you feel but one team member can drop of team member #2, #3 & #4 with gear in a tupperware container for the corresponding member finishing at that location. After you are done your leg and the sweep comes by you can start driving back from the Mud Bay Parking lot and meet up with your team at the next leg/water station and cheer on the crowd and when the sweep bike comes you will move to the next stop. *Remember it is very very important to have WARM ALL WEATHER outfits. This is an ocean side trail and if the weather is wet & cold we want to be warm!

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The Boundary Bay Marathon route is a Canadian Certified Course. BC-2011-087-BDC

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