Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra

The Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra was cancelled in 2020 due to COVID-19. Please check back again for information on events in 2021.

This 50 mile event is open to relay teams of 4 or 8 people with a 50KM distance for solo ultra marathon runners. Whistler 50 Relay is more than just a relay, from the Friday night packet pickup through to the post-race party, where spectators can also enjoy the comfort of the beer gardens while cheering on their favourite athlete. Make it a weekend and enjoy autumn in Whistler.

2019 Event Schedule

This is an overview of events from 2019. Please check back in Summer 2021 for updated information.

Friday, October 18

5 - 9 PM Packet Pickup at Whistler Olympic Plaza

Saturday, October 19

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.

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