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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 set for Saturday, October 22, 2022.

October 2022 celebrate the event’s special 100th Anniversary

Half Marathon start at 8:30am, the 10KM starts at 10:30am, and the 5KM starts at 12pm noon.

Early Bird Pricing Ends Thursday, June 30!


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

  • In-Person Races
  • Virtual Races
  • New Technical Running Socks
  • Race Bib with Timing Chip if In-Person
  • Race Results, leaderboards, medals and more!



Pricing Virtual In-Person
Half Marathon, 10KM or 5KM $35 $60, $50, $40
Hat-trick 36.1KM COMBO $65 $120
UBC Students Save UBC ID Required
Hybrid Mix & Match Virtual & In-Person

RUNVAN® is taking measures to uphold robust health and safety standards for all participants and volunteers.


    • New Technical Running Socks
    • 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 and Gloves if you complete the Hat-trick
    • $25 off at Forerunners (minimum $75 spend)
    • 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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