Edmonton Runs You Might Like - May 2017

Edmonton Runs You Might Like - May

Hey Edmonton, we're passionate about helping you find your next race. Our 2018 May calendar is packed with the most popular and challenging running events out there. 

RunWild Half Marathon

RunWild Half Marathon

Date: May 6, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k, Half Marathon

Lace up your sneaks and join 2,000 other racers for the Annual Leading Edge RunWild races in St. Albert, Alberta. This event features 5k, 10k, and half marathon race distances.

> Get more info about the RunWild Half Marathon

MEC Edmonton Road Race THREE

MEC Edmonton road race two

Date: May 12, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k, 15k

The third MEC Edmonton road race of the year is a quick and dirty course meant to blow your personal best to smithereens! Runners get to choose between a 5k, 10k, or 15k route. The course is chip timed, and like all races in the MEC series comes in at under $20 if you sign up in advance.

> Get more info about the MEC Road Race THREE

Gorilla Run

Edmonton gorilla Run

Date: May 12, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k

Runners looking to support a great cause and dresss up as a gorilla, this is the event for you! Everyone who takes part wears a full gorilla costume and helps raise funds for the Mountain Gorilla Conservation Fund, the international charity working to save the world's last remaining mountain gorillas. Your entry fee includes a gorilla suit which you get to keep after the run! .... at RunGuides we are way too excited about that.

> Get more info about the Gorilla Run

Teddy Bear Fun Run

Teddy Bear Fun Run

Date: May 12, 2018
Distance: 5k

This year's Teddy Bear Fun Run takes place at Rundle Park. Take a 5 km walk, stroll or run - individually or as a group. Support the Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation.

> Get more info about the Teddy Bear 5k

MEC Edmonton Trail Race TWO

MEC Edmonton trail race one

Date: May 20, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k (ish)

The second race in the MEC Edmonton trail race series features multiple distance options for all levels of runners on some local trails. Expect a great vibe, chip timing, post race snacks and unlimited high fives from MEC staffers!

> Get more info about the MEC Trail Race TWO

Shoppers Run For Women

Date: May 26, 2018
Distance: 5k, 10k

The SHOPPERS LOVE. YOU. Run for Women is part of a national women's race series offering a 5K, 10K & Little Steps Girls 1K. The event is timed and raises funds for women's mental health programs.

> Get more info about the Shoppers Run For Women

Looking for More Runs?

Already familiar with these? You can always head to www.runguides.com/edmonton/runs to get a full list of upcoming Edmonton road runs, trail runs, and OCRs.

Published on Apr 26, 2017