We're Vancouver Island's premier running event, offering athletes an unmatchable running experience on the pristine West Coast. Our world-class, record-breaking course is designed by runners, for runners. As the only Certified Boston Qualifier on the Island, come join us to compete, to conquer and to move from warm-up to reward. The event includes the Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K Turkey Trot and Thrifty Foods Kids Run. NEW THIS YEAR - Rebranded this year to an 8K Turkey Trot, this race will combine a beautiful scenic route through downtown, Beacon Hill and finishing along the ocean front with all the fun of a Turkey Trot event. Earn that turkey dinner with our 8K event! Register today!