Calgary Runs You Might Like - October 2017

Calgary Runs You Might Like - October

Here are a few Calgary area runs that you may want to consider racing this October!

Banff Ekiden Relay

Date: October 14, 2017
Distance: 42K Relay

The relay race will take place in scenic Banff National Park.  Runners can expect rolling hills, stunning views and maybe a little bit of wildlife. The Ekiden can now be run in a solo division as well.

> Get more info about the Banff Ekiden Relay...


MEC Calgary Road Race SEVEN

Date: October 14, 2017
Distance: 2k, 5k, 10k, Half-marathon, Marathon

This is the seventh race in the MEC Calgary Road Race Series. Whether you are training to reach your goal or just out to have fun, the super affordable, CHIP-TIMED, high energy race is right for you! 

> Get more info about the MEC Road Race Series

Halloween Howl Calgary

Date: October 21, 2017
Distance: 3k, 5k, 10k

The Halloween Howl is a family-friendly event in Calgary. Individuals or teams can register for a 3K or 5K fun run/ walk or a 10K chip-timed run.

> Get more info about the Halloween Howl Calgary...

5 Peaks Central Alberta Race 5


Date: October 21, 2017
Distance: Kids 1k and 3k |  6.8k and 14.5k

This 5 Peaks event taking place at the Canmore Nordic Centre features a variety of races including a 1K Children's Challenge, a 3K Timed Kids Race, a 6.8K Sports Course, a 14.5K Enduro Course as well as a half marathon course. 

> Get more info about the 5 Peaks Central Alberta Race 5...


Dash of Doom

Date: October 28, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10

The Dash for Doom is a family- and pet-friendly running event that occurs at dusk in October, come rain, shine, or snow. Events include a 1k kids fun run, a 5k walk/run, or a 10k competitive run.

> Get more info about the Dash of Doom...

Looking for More Races?

Already familiar with these? You can always head to to get a full list of upcoming Calgary road runs, trail runs, and OCRs. 

Published on Oct 11, 2017