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Great Trek

A jaunt through Musqueam territory

Join the Great Trek, formerly known as the Fall Classic and the last great run of the year. The final event in the popular RUNVAN® Race Series, the new Great Trek features races for everyone with a Half Marathon, 10KM, 5KM and RUNVAN® Hat-trick equivalent to 36.1KM. Stay motivated and join in! The Great Trek Virtual Race will again run October 16-31, with in-person events now set for Saturday, October 23, 2021. Spots are limited for all events.



5KM, 10KM, 21.1KM, Hat-trick options

  • In-Person Races
  • Virtual Races
  • Great Trek gloves
  • Race Bib with Timing Chip if In-Person
  • Race Results, leaderboards, medals and more!



Pricing Virtual In-Person
Half Marathon, 10KM or 5KM $30 $60, $50, $40
Hat-trick 36.1KM COMBO $60 $120
UBC Students Save UBC ID Required
Hybrid Mix & Match Virtual & In-Person


  • Great Trek gloves
  • Measured and marked courses if In-Person
  • Race Bib with Timing Chip if In-Person
  • Race Medal included with all In-Person Races
  • Race Medal is optional with the Virtual Races
  • Bonus Medal if you complete the Hat-trick
  • Race Wrap and Great Trek toque with the Hat-trick
  • $25 off at Forerunners (minimum $75 spend)
  • Stanley Park Beer (in-person pickup only, if of age)
  • Nuun Hydration (in-person pickup only)
  • Options to donate and fundraise for charity
  • Race Results, leaderboards and more!

RUNVAN® Grand Slam

You earn exclusive bonus rewards when you complete all four RUNVAN® events in the same calendar year: First Half, BMO Vancouver Marathon, Granville Island Turkey Trot, Great Trek. Collect your bonus reward.



A jaunt through Musqueam territory

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