2018 Survival of the Fittest | Vancouver

Survival of the Fittest

Survival of the Fittest
Date May 26, 2018
Distance Other
Course Type Trail

Race Information

The Survival of the Fittest course is a beautiful loop from the scenic Quest University in Squamish, BC. This course starts with a strong climb that leads you to a waterfall almost immediately. As runners continue to climb, the views become more and more impressive. The course peaks at the top on the Climb Trail and then it's a singletrack back down.

Runners can choose from the 13K or 18K distance for this beautfiul late spring race. Local trails such as STP, Somewhere Over There, Hoods In The Woods, and Blaine's Connector are all hemmed in between the two bridge crossings over Darwin's and Carpenter's Son. Revel in the theory of evolution as you cross Darwin's early on, and test your faith above the rapids on Carpenter's Son near the end.

Related Events

Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following Coast Mountain Trail Series events.

Run Ridge Run Feb 24, 2018 Trail Other
Trail
Cap Crusher Mar 24, 2018 Trail 8k Other
Trail
Survival of the Fittest May 26, 2018 Trail Other
Trail
Buckin Hell Jul 28, 2018 Trail 15k Other Relay
Trail
Sky Pilot Trail Run Sep 9, 2018 Trail Other
Trail

Race Reports

Read first hand reports and reviews from runners who have completed this race in the past!

2015 Survival of the Fittest 18K Race Report
"You know you have to run the last hill hard … because people are watching!"

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