Fernie Half Marathon & 3 Person Relay

The Run

Fernie Half Marathon - Sunday September 30, 2018


Online Registration Opens November 1, 2017 Click here to register.

In-person late registrations:   Saturday September 29, 2pm to 5pm at Park Place Lodge, Fernie & Sunday October 1, 8:30 am - 9:30 am, Annex Park Registration Table

Race Package PickUp:   Saturday September 29, 2pm to 5pm at Park Place Lodge, Fernie and Race day before 9:30 am

Start Time:    Sunday, 10:00 am Start for Half Marathon & 10:20 am Start for 10K  -  Fernie Annex Park

The Run

The run starts and finishes in Fernie's Annex Park, 10th Street & 12th Avenue, located along the beautiful Elk River a few blocks off Hwy 3. The run starts at 10:00 am with events continuing thoughout the day with Awards and Prizes scheduled for 1:00 pm in the park.

The Fernie Half Marathon/3 Person Relay is a 21 km run through the extensive trail system in Fernie, B.C. The trails follow along the Elk River, across the foot of Mount Fernie, along wooded areas in Coal Creek and through Fernie’s beautiful James White Park.

We will once again be offering the popular Fernie 10K Run/Walk. The10 km will be using the same trails as the Half Marathon, starting and finishing at the Fernie Annex Park. The 10K allows both Running and Walking Participants!

There will be 6 water stations along the Half Marathon course, with drinks offered at 2 of these stations. The 10K course will have 3 water stations, with drinks offered at 1 station.  Enjoy a free beer at the finish line for every participant! Thanks to the Fernie Hotel & Pub and Fernie Brewing for sponsoring the Beer Tent!

Chip timing services will be provided by Startlinetiming.com

Services at the start area include Concessions, limited Shirt Sales, Port-a-Potties, First Aid Station, Warming and Storage Tent, Entertainment inlcuding Beer Tent, Live Music and ongoing results announcements.

Please refrain from using any devices that will impair your hearng during the race. For your safety and the safety of our volunteers you must be able to hear approaching runners and on-course instructions.



Prizes and Awards


Prizes will be awarded as follows:

Half Marathon Event

   Top Man and Top Woman Overall

   Top Man and Top Woman by age group recieve a medal

            Age groups:     1. 29 and under     2.  30 to 49      3. 50 and over


3 Person Relay Event (Half Marathon)

     Top Female team, Top Male team, Top Mixed Team all recieve a medal


Fernie 10K

     Top Man and Top Woman Overall

     Top Man and Top Woman by age group (same groups as above) recieve a medal


RACE DAY - Sunday Sept 30, 2018

Warming & Storage Tent:  8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Late Registration: Closes at 9:30 am SHARP

Race Start Time:  10:00 am 

Race Start/Finish Line:  Fernie, Annex Park - Park entrance:  10th Street and 12th Avenue

Concessions: 9:00 am  - 2:00 pm



Course Map


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