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Ale Trail - Tropical Popsicle
Get Your Tropical Outfits on and warm the streets of Calgary

Bringing all of Calgary's Runners together for a great evening of fun and socializing after we #runcalgary

Get your run crew together, pull on the Most Tropical Gear you have and join us for a mellow 6K run followed by a beer and some swag from National on 10th down in the Bowling Alley.

All Run Crews and Clubs Welcome.

Represent your crew, or come solo... It's open to all!

Sign up now under your run crew name, amass all the members or reps of your run crew and join for a 6K Jog from National on 10th, returning to the pub!

The Crew with the most sign ups - Its FREE... Wins Ale Trail January (Tropical Popsicle) edition Kudos and gets 2017 Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Registration Credit for any races of your chosing on race weekend.(Excluding any Confed 150 events) 

FREE Sign Up to Ale Trail January Tropical Popsicle gets you a beer ticket for post run. (limited to 150 runners total)

This will also be the medal, Guiness World Records, 2017 Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Weekend Route reveal and other exciting announcements.

Date: Wednesday January 25th 2017

Time: 6:15PM (Running by 6:30PM)

Where: National Beer Hall on 10th Ave (In the Bowling Alley)

341 10 Ave SW

Who: You and Your Run Crew! Or Solo, if you prefer it that way.

What: 6K Social Run, led by Calgary Marathon Operations Manager, Gavin Grobbelaar and Colleagues: Executive Director Kirsten Fleming and Marketing and Admin Manager, Erin Healey.

The Good Stuff: Beer Ticket with sign up, Prizing and announcement of February's theme. Route, Guiness World Record and Medal Reveal.


  • Most Tropical Outfit
  • Largest registered run crew (biggest head count through FREE SIGN UP HERE) 
  • General Swag Giveaways
January Tropical Popsicle Route Map to make it back for Beer.


See you all there in your Tropical Outfits, warming the streets of Calgary for beer, prizes, swag and just-plain old fun... all in the name of running! 


Registration fees

January Tropical Popsicle Closed

Get Beer, Get Swag Hang Out

  1. Free
    Jan 3 - Jan 25

Event Schedule

  • January 25 6:15 PM MST - Meet at National on 10th, Stretch, Get Loose

  • January 25 6:30 PM MST - Head out for Easy Run Loop Of 6K

  • January 25 7:20 PM MST - Back in the Pub Drinking Beer and Hanging Out

  • January 25 7:30 PM MST - Route, Medal and Guinness World Record Reveal

Contact Information

Event Location

Calgary, AB, Canada

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