Valley Harvest Marathon
The Valley Harvest Marathon Event is a signature event in the Valley during the annual Thanksgiving weekend. The Harvest Marathon is a natural in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia - the heart of agriculture, apple capital, and winery centre of Atlantic Canada. Races start and finish at Acadia University in Wolfville.
With nearly 3,000 runners involved annually, the Valley Harvest Marathon offers a kids event, 5KM, 10KM, Half Marathon, Full Marathon, and the 50KM Ultra so there is something for every runner. All routes explore the beautiful Valley area around Wolfville and Port Williams and finish with a chance to network with fellow participants, shop for shoes, rehydrate and get ready for your most deserved Thanksgiving dinner yet!
Training For a Race? Try This Challenge
Training for a race? Take on the West Coast Trail Challenge and use the power of team accountability to help you stay motivated!
During the West Coast Trail virtual team challenge your team of 1 – 4 people will work together and take a 75 km (47 mi) journey along one of the most popular/scenic hikes in the world!
Each time anyone on your team runs, walks, or hikes your team advances along an interactive map towards the finish.
Your team members can be located anywhere in the world!
Unlock special badges and earn an embroidered finisher’s patch as you make your way along the trail.
The West Coast Trail virtual challenge is built for everyone. Start the challenge anytime, your team time doesn’t begin until you start your team clock.
Use the leaderboard to compare your time to teams that have completed the challenge in the past. Or, set your own goal and complete the challenge at your own pace!
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