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34th Annual Harriers Gunner Shaw Cross Country Classic
Event #4 of 4 Harriers Thetis Lake Cross Country Race Series

A must-do autumn cross country classic! Great 10K course with roots, rocks, stumps, puddles, branches and boulders - no whining! 

Registration fees

10K Trail Run Closed

Registration closed
    1. $30.00
      Aug 1 – Sep 30
    2. $35.00
      Oct 1 – Nov 22
    3. Closed
      Nov 22 – Nov 22


Saturday, November 24, 2018.  The race starts at 1:00 pm Sharp.


Thetis Lake Park, Main Beach, at the end of Six Mile Road

Event Details


Approximately 10 Kilometres.  This cross country event is sanctioned by BC Athletics.


A maximum limit of 600 entries will be accepted for this race. No exceptions.  Day-of-Race entries will only be accepted should the entry limit not be reached.  Please register early to avoid the disappointment of a sell-out.


There will be limited food and fluid at the finish. Please be prepared by bringing your own refreshments and a dry, warm change of clothes. Hot chocolate, chicken soup, cookies and fruit are available.


All race proceeds will be directed to Harriers Foundation projects. To date the Prairie Inn Harriers Running Club has raised over $ 350,000.00 towards Foundation projects in Greater Victoria including eight major scholarships and bursaries at UVic and Camosun College.


Awards and draw prizes will be presented at the finish line immediately after the last runner finishes at approximately 2:15 pm.


NEW this year - The first 150 runners to pick up their package at 2:18 Run in the Fairfield Plaza on Friday will receive an attractive race garment.


Bob Reid, Race Director, 250-384-1520 (Home) or 250-686-7343 (Cell)  Email:

Website link:

Entry Fees

$30 Early - August 1 to September 30, 2018

$35 Late - October 1 to November 23, 2018

$40 Race Day - November 24, 2018.

Fee Notes

1. Online registration closes at 11:59 pm on Thursday, November 22, 2018.

2. There is an online processing fee applied to all online registrations.

3. BC Athletics Members are eligible for a $3.00 discount on entry fees.  You will be asked for your membership number during registration.  Join BC Athletics HERE.  To look up your membership number check HERE.

4.  Prairie Inn Harriers members will receive a 50% discount on all entry fees except registration on Race Day.  Contact Race Director for the Promo Code.

4.  All funds are payable in Canadian Dollars.

5. VISA, Master Card, American Express and Discover Cards are accepted.

6. Your credit card statement will show a charge from "Race Roster" or "Fast North Corp" for your registration into this event.

Age Categories

Men's and Women's Divisions

19 and Under   20-29   30-39   40-49   50-59   60 and Over


Massage/Physio, washrooms, change rooms, picnic tables and port-a-potties at the Start/Finish area

Race Package Pick-up

Friday, November 23 - 2:18 Run Store in the Fairfield Plaza  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Saturday, November 24 - Main Beach of Thetis Lake Park  11:00 to 12:30 pm

Note:  Gunner Shaw race shirts are available free to the first 150 participants to pick up Friday at 2:18 Run

Sports Massage and Physio

NEW this year, physiotherapy and massage will be available to all participants following the race in the main tent provided by the experienced and knowledgeable staff from Saanich Physiotherapy and Sports Clinic.

Event Schedule

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - Online Registration Closes 11:59 pm

Friday, November 23, 2018 - Late Registration and Race Package Pick-up at 2:18 Run  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Race Shirts available)

Saturday November 24, 2018 - Race Day Registration and Race Package Pick-up at the Start/Finish Line   11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Saturday, November 24, 2018 - Race Starts  1:00 pm Sharp

Event Schedule

  • November 24 1:00 PM PST - Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Thetis Lake Regional Park, Victoria, BC, Canada

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