GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon is Sunday
October 3, 2018
The GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon will celebrate its 39th annual event on Sunday, October 7. Over 8,000 participants are expected in the Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K Road Race, Marathon Relay and Thrifty Foods Kids Run.
The event has become one of the largest annual sporting events on Vancouver Island. The Marathon is held annually on Thanksgiving weekend. Good luck to all participants!
6:30 a.m. Early Bird start
7.55 a.m. 8K Wheelchair/Visually Impaired start (Menzies at Kingston)
8 a.m. Marathon Main/Relay start (Menzies at Kingston)
8 a.m. Half Marathon start (Menzies at Kingston)
8:50 a.m 8K Road Race Wheelchair/Visually Impaired start (Government at Humboldt)
8:50 a.m. 8K Road Race (Government at Humbold)
10:15 a.m. Thrifty Foods Kids Run (Menzies at Kingston)
Participants should park in the downtown area prior to 7 a.m. and walk the short distance to the start. There will be limited access to the downtown core as the races begin at 7:55 a.m. through to 8:50 a.m. Parking is free on Sundays at on-street parking meters downtown and at City parkades. Parking is now allowed on the race routes.
The Marathon will affect vehicular traffic in the following areas: Downtown, James Bay, Cook Street Village, Beacon Hill Park, Fairfield, Oak Bay and Uplands. View the road closure schedule.