Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra

October 15, 2022

The Whistler 50 is open to all runners, with distances ranging from 10K to 50K. From first-time relay participants to experienced ultra-marathoners, there’s something for runners of all abilities. Teams can be made up of 4 or 8 people, with both competitive and recreational categories.

2022 Course Details

The course is centred around the beautiful trails at Lost Lake Park. The exchange point is at the Start/Finish Line at Whistler Olympic Plaza. While your teammate is running, you can stroll through the Village and pick up a coffee or hang out in the beer garden to cheer them on.

The 50-mile (80-kilometre) relay course consists of 8 loops of 10 kilometres. The 8-person relay runs 10K loops while the 4-person relays alternate 20K loops. The 50 mile total distance will be certified. Solo ultra runners run 5 laps of 10K for a total of 50K. View Course Map

Event Schedule

Friday, October 14

5 - 8:30 PM Packet Pickup at Whistler Olympic Plaza

Saturday, October 15

7:30 AM Relay Race Starts
7:45 AM Ultra Race Starts
11:30 AM First Ultra Finisher expected, Whistler Olympic Plaza
12 PM Finish Line Pizza & Beer Garden opens!
12:15 PM First Relay Team Finisher expected, Whistler Olympic Plaza
3 PM Ultra Runner cut-off (may not start final loop), Whistler Olympic Plaza
3:45 PM Force Start for Final Leg, Whistler Olympic Plaza
4 PM Awards Ceremony
5 PM Course Closed

*Schedule subject to change.

There’s plenty happening in Whistler around the race weekend, come early or stay late and enjoy fall in the mountains. More events will be added as the date draws closer.

Receive a FREE $100 Whistler Dining Voucher

Secure your lodging for the Whistler 50 with rooms starting at $146 CAD per night.

Extend your stay to 3+ nights and receive a free $100 Dining Voucher

Offer Details:

Enter promo code FALLDINING at check-out or call 1.800.944.7853 and mention the offer to one of our Travel Consultants when booking. Valid at participating restaurants.

*$146 CAD rate based on a 2 adults sharing a standard hotel room. Rates based on availability, subject to change and transacted in Canadian dollars.

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