5km Baby Stroller (team of 2)
10.4km Baby Stroller (team of 2)
0.65km FUN K (all ages)
If you are unable to participate in the Run but would like to make a donation to the BC Centre for Ability please click here.
The BC Centre for Ability has been serving children, youth and adults with disabilities and their families throughout British Columbia since 1969. The BCCFA prides itself on using evidence based interventions to provide services to clients in their own homes and in the communities they live in. The Centre builds strong partnerships with families, following the principles of family and person-centred practice to empower persons with disabilities, enhancing their abilities to fully participate in all aspects of community life.
Programs delivered by the Centre ranges from infancy to adulthood, including early intervention therapy, social emotional programs, short-term acute brain injury rehabilitation, supported child development and vocational services.
With your support of the 2017 BC Centre for Ability Hot Chocolate Run, the Centre will continue to grow, develop and enhance its programs to better serve the needs of its clients and their families, building capacity to embrace an inclusive community that values the contributions of every citizen.
More info at www.bc-cfa.org
The 10.4k Route circles Stanley Park's Seawall once, and the 5k is an out & back. (10.4k route subject to change with new Venue)
Stanley Park is recognized around the globe as one of the great parks of the world! Vancouver's first park and one of the city's main tourist attractions, Stanley Park is an evergreen oasis of 400 hectares (1,000 acres) close to the downtown core. Its natural west coast atmosphere offering a back drop of majestic cedar, hemlock and fir trees, embraces visitors and transports them to an environment rich in tranquility. The park, abundant with wildlife and its features appeal to the naturalist, the plant lover or anyone who wants to do nothing more than relax in beautiful surroundings. There is always something happening in the park - check our Events Calendar for listings.
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*New Start/Finish Location
Lumberman's Arch Concession Start/Finish Map
Saturday, March 4th, 2017
Distances start times
FUN K 12:00pm
15 minutes before your start
Course closed 12 noon SHARP! for 5k & 10.4k
TransLink connections from downtown Vancouver include the #19. For more information on TransLink connections phone 604-953-3333 or visit their website at http://www.translink.ca/
Bus – Take the bus to the STANLEY PARK LOOP BAY 1 (Rose Gardens)
The main entrance to the park is at the west end of Georgia Street in downtown Vancouver. Use the form on the right to get directions to the park from wherever you live.
Register online or in-store at participating locations
1 Water Station on the 5k
2 Water Stations on the 10.4k
2nd Beach Pool
Award Placing Medals
Over All top 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Male & Female 5K & 10.4K
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!
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
Friday, March 3rd 2017
#1005 – 3713 Kensington Burnaby
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, in subject place put in race name and pick up service so it gets filed correctly. Example: Hot Chocolate 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.
*New Start/Finish Location
Lumberman's Arch Concession