The Banff Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K offers one of the planets’ most incredible and beautiful running experiences. 2017 marks a very special commemorative edition of the Banff Marathon as Canada celebrates its 150th anniversary in its first National Park. Starting in the picturesque mountain village of Banff, participants will flow through a series of incredible natural, wildlife, and historical stages as they pass by the serene Vermilion Lakes and journey along the stunning Bow Valley Parkway. The return trek will travel alongside the Bow River and over Banff’s famous bridges finishing to cheering crowds in Banff’s downtown Central Park.
Need a great place to stay?
The Official Host Hotels of the Banff Marathon are the Fox Hotel & Suites and the Rocky Mountain Resort. These host hotels are offering special athlete rates. For more information about these two hotels and other great accommodation options from Banff Lodging Co go to http://www.bestofbanff.com/banffmarathon/.
Need a great training plan or coach to have your best run?
Training programs and tips are available from LifeSport Coaching. Learn more at http://www.lifesportcoaching.com/contact.php.
NOT MEMBER OF ATHLETICS ALBERTA?
An additional "Day of Race" insurance fee of $3.00 will be charged at checkout if no current and valid Athletics Alberta membership # is provided (IAAF memberships from other provinces or other national federations will be accepted). This license fee is for insurance purposes/costs helping ensure the participant's safety.
ATHLETICS ALBERTA MEMBERS
In order to have the "Day of Race" insurance fee waived, a current and valid Athletics Alberta membership # (or valid IAAF membership from other province or national federation) must be provided. Proof of IAAF membership will be verified against membership databases and must also be presented at race package pick-up in order to receive insurance coverage and be allowed entry in to the race. You will be asked for your membership # during registration. To look up your membership # click HERE.
June 18 8:00 AM MDT - 10K Start
June 18 9:00 AM MDT - Marathon Start
June 18 9:30 AM MDT - Half Marathon Start