40th annual Scotiabank Fredericton Marathon Race Weekend
40th annual Scotiabank Fredericton Marathon Race Weekend - May 11, 12, 13, 2018
We are celebrating 40 years of the Fredericton Marathon in style wth a special three-day event on a memorable anniversary course!
The 2018 Scotiabank Fredericton Marathon's three-day event features a one-mile race, a 3k run and or traditional Sunday events with 5k, 10k, half marathon and full marathon events on a special course to commemmorate 40 years of this prestigious spring running event in New Brunswick's capital city.
The anniversary course contains a new separate start and finish line. TWO bridges (Westmorland & Bill Thorpe Walkng Bridge) South side, North side streets and Fredericton's paved and hard packed scenic trail system.
"The addition of the Westmorland Street Bridge to our 40th anniversary event allows us to provide the participants with an extraordinary experience on race day" said Paul Lavoie, Fredericton Marathon's race director. Participants will get to see both side of the picturesque capital city from both side of the Saint John River".
The 40th annivesary weekend event kicks off on Friday, May 11th with a good ol' fashioned one-mile evening race along the downtown riverfront trail system to the Delta Fredericton Marriott. Cash prizes will be offered for the top three male and female finishers.
On Saturday, May 12th, a mid-morning 3krun is an event that allows family members of all ages to participate together and experience a run-type event along Fredericton's sceinic riverfront trail system. The traditional afternoon Youth Fun Run will occur along Pointe Ste. Anne Boulevard and the trail system.
Sunday's main event highlights a point-to-point race with a separate start and finish line at Queen's Square. Participants running the 10k, half marathon and full marathon events will cross the Westmorland Street Bridge, a FIRST for the Fredericton Marathon, heading to the streets of the North side before heading out on the city's trail system and returning to the South side via the Bill Thorpe Walking Bridge to the finish line at Queen's Square.
The 40th annual Fredericton Marathon is a certified Boston Marathon qualifying course.
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To transfer from 2018 to 2019
1. Registrations may be deferred to the following year provided you email firstname.lastname@example.org no later than May 4, 2018 - 11:59pm (NO EXCEPTIONS). Deferrals are good for the following year only and cannot be transferred to another runner. The cost for deferral is $10.
2. 2018 runners deferring from 2017 will automatically be placed into their respective race on Sunday, May 13th. Any 2017 deferral wishing to participate in the Triple Threat or the Delta Duo must pay all additional fees and contact email@example.com to make these changes.
3. If you need to change your registered event(s) (Triple Threat, Delta Duo or Single Races) that you are currently registered for (e.g. from half marathon to 10K). This can be done at race kit pick-up or send a prior email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'd be pleased to make the changes for you. If you are switching to a more expensive event, you will be required to pay the difference and this can only be done at race kit pick-up. There is no refund should you switch to a lower priced event(s).
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May 11 7:00 PM ADT - 1 Mile Race
May 12 10:00 AM ADT - 3K Run/Walk
May 13 8:00 AM ADT - Half Marathon Run/Walk
May 13 8:00 AM ADT - Marathon
May 13 8:20 AM ADT - 5K Run/Walk
May 13 8:20 AM ADT - 10K Run/Walk