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Port Alberni Paper Chase 15K

The fifth race of the Island Series, the Port Alberni Paper Chase 15K is hosted by the Alberni Valley Chamber of Commerce. The course is a pretty rural route starting from the Cherry Creek Community Centre and running through the trails through the McLean Mill Historic Site. Regular series runners will want to challenge themselves on this route. 

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Race Package Pickup

Sunday, March 10th,  9 am - 10:30 am at Cherry Creek Community Centre, 3720 Moore Road, Port Alberni

Limited race day registration from 9 am - 10:15 am

Early start for walkers or those who expect to take more than 1.5hr: 10:30 am

Registration fees

15K - Regular Closed

Registration closed
  • Individual registration

    1. $25.00
      Oct 28 – Feb 10
    2. $30.00
      Feb 11 – Mar 8

15K - Youth (Under 19) Closed

Registration closed
  • Youth (Under 19) registration

    1. $20.00
      Oct 28 – Feb 10
    2. $25.00
      Feb 11 – Mar 8

Important Event Information

Online registration closes at 6 pm on Friday March 8

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. For safety reasons earbuds are strongly discouraged.

Entry fee is non-refundable and non transferable between races or participants.

Event Schedule

  • March 10 10:30 AM PDT - 15K Race Early Start (walkers/runners anticipating finishing over 1.5hr)

  • March 10 11:00 AM PDT - 15K Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Cherry Creek Community Centre, Highmoor Road, Port Alberni, BC, Canada

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