2018 Harriers Pioneer 8K
Vancouver Island Race Series - Race 1
Harriers Pioneer 8K
The first race of the Island Race Series is run over mildly undulating suburban/rural roads in Saanichton. It starts and finishes at the Saanich Fairgrounds and is a popular race to kick off the new year. It attracts a strong elite field as well as many recreational runners. Hosted by the Prairie Inn Harriers, course records are 22:58 (Carey Nelson) and 25:28 (Natasha Wodak).
Race Package Pickup
Saturday, January 6th 10:00am - 3:00pm at Frontrunners Victoria (1200 Vancouver St, Victoria)
Sunday, January 7th, 9 am - 10:30 am at Saanich Fairgrounds
*Limited registration on race day from 9:00am - 10:15am
There will be limited late registration on race day - late registration hours are 9 am - 10:15 am.
FOR LIABILITY INSURANCE REASONS the following are not allowed in races: Dogs, rollerblades, strollers, baby joggers, bikes and skateboards. Earbuds are strongly discouraged for safety reasons.
January 7 11:00 AM PST - 8K Race Start