Running in Vancouver

Running in Vancouver

Are you a solitary runner, or do you enjoy running with a group?  Vancouver's mild climate and scenic views make it one of the best cities in the world to run.

When it's too cold or wet outside for your liking, step on a treadmill at your nearest fitness centre. Why not register for a run club or training team to help with that next big event?

Register for recreation programs and services

Our registration and reservation system is easy to navigate and helps you plan, track, and manage all your recreation requests in one place.

If you are a new user, setting up your account is easy with an email address. Just create a password, complete your profile, and you’re ready to go.

Register for activities

Find a fitness centre in Vancouver

Fitness centres in Vancouver

Fitness centres

Find information about our 25 fitness centres; their services, amenities, equipment, costs, location, and more.

Great places to run in Vancouver

Seawall in Vancouver


Enjoy one of Vancouver's most popular destinations and take advantage of all there is to do and see along the Seawall! Download the map and learn more about this scenic path lining the city waterfront.

Find running tracks and trails at Vancouver parks

Running tracks at Vancouver Parks

Jogging trails at Vancouver Parks

Races in Vancouver

Vancouver is host to several well-known races including:

BMO Vancouver Full and Half Marathon

Scotiabank Half Marathon and 5K

Vancouver Sun Run

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