The Whistler Spirit Run is a one-day cross-country and trail running event that takes place at Whistler Olympic Park and features something for everyone. Enjoy the outdoors at this event in the Callaghan Valley area during the Summer season. Visiting this area during the Summer season is a great time to experience the beautiful old growth forest area and natural rivers that run through the open lands. The facilities of Whistler Olympic Park make for a great start and finish area which can accommodate the entire family of race participants during the day.
ResortQuest Whistler and the Coast Blackcomb Suites are proud rental accommodation sponsors of the 2014 Whistler Spirit Run event.
Cross Country and Trail Running - September 28, 2014
09:00 Race Package Pick-up opens in Timing Building
11:00 6k Women & 8K Men Whistler Spirit Run – Women & Men *Open, University and Masters Divisions
12:00 2K Girls & Boys Elementary 12 & Under
12:30 3k Girls & Boys Junior High 15 & Under
1:15 4K Girls & 5K Boys Senior High 17 & Under
2:00 1k Family FUN RUN
2:30 4x2k RELAY Corporate, Club, & Family Divisions
Competitors can expect cross-country events for all age groups from children to masters competing at distances ranging from 1km to 8km, including a family fun run. Our events welcomes all ages and abilities for the highly competitive runners or for those just our for a fun trail run, or a relay event for teams of four. All events are run on mixed-surface trails, including gravel and bark mulch
About the course
Take advantage of the beautiful cross-country ski and biathlon trails at Whistler Olympic Park. The cross country races consist of multiple loops on mixed terrain (spikes not permitted), and they will follow set loops featuring the spectacular scenery of the Callaghan Valley and the facilities of the Whistler Olympic Park.