Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra
The 4th annual Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra presented by BC Athletics has ended - congratulations to all the participants! Information on the 2015 event will be added shortly.
This annual event held each fall in Whistler is a 50-mile race is open to Relay Teams of 8, 4, or 2 members as well as solo Ultra-Marathoners. The route is centred around Whistler Village and the picturesque Valley Trail system.
Stay for the weekend to enjoy the pre-race social and post-race party.
The 8-person format alternates legs of approximately 7K and 13K, while the 4-person and 2-person relays alternate 20K legs. The 50 mile total distance is an achievable goal for novice ultra-marathoners, while still being a recognized qualifying distance for National Team selection.
2014 Event Schedule
Friday, October 17
The Brewhouse at Whistler
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Packet Pickup and Pre-Race Social
Saturday, October 18
6:00 AM Ultra Race Starts
8:00 AM Relay Race Starts
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM Finishers Expected
6:00 PM Ultra Race Awards and Post-Race Party
Sunday, October 19
9:00 AM Relay Race Awards
2014 Whistler 50 Relay and Ultra Partner Hotel