Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra
Participate in the 9th annual 50-mile race open to relay teams of 8, 4, or 2 people and new for 2019 a 50km distance for solo ultra marathon runners.
Daily: Oct 19 - Oct 19
The course is centered around Whistler Village and the picturesque Valley Trail system. Stay for the weekend to enjoy the pre-race social and post-race party. P: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane.

Anyone and Everyone!

The Whistler 50 is open to everyone, with distances ranging from 7km to 80km. From first-time relay participants to experienced ultra-marathoners, there’s something for runners of all abilities!

Teams can be made up of 2, 4, or 8 people, with both competitive and recreational categories. Participate with a group of girlfriends, buddies from the bar, the folks from the office, or even as officials in uniform – there’s something for everyone!

Event Schedule

Date Time Details
Friday, October 18 5:00pm - 9:00pm Packet Pickup, location TBA
Saturday, October 19 7:00am Ultra race starts
  8:00am Relay race starts
  11:00am onwards Finish Line Party, Whistler Olympic Plaza
  12:30pm First Relay team finisher expected, Whistler Olympic Plaza
  1:00pm Finish Line Beer Garden opens!
  2:30pm Force start for Leg 7 (teams of 8) Leg 4 (teams of 4 or 2), Whistler Olympic Plaza
  2:35pm Ultra Runner cut-off (may not start final loop), Whistler Olympic Plaza
  3:00pm Awards Ceremony
  5:00pm Course Closed
Sunday, October 20 Find yourself a greasy brunch, then head home to rest!
*Schedule subject to change*