Blue Horizon Hotel

Book a Room

News + Social

Spring is in the Air at the Vancouver Sun Run

The Vancouver Sun Run every April. A bit of History:

The Vancouver Sun Run has truly become one of Vancouver’s traditional rites of spring. The Sun run has been Canada’s largest 10K road race since its inception in 1985. Founded by former Canadian Olympians Dr. Doug and Diane Clement along with Dr. Jack Taunton, the run’s purpose was to promote the benefits of running to improve health and fitness as well as support elite amateur athletics. 3200 participants has grown to 45,000 in 2014. The Vancouver Sun Run is still Canada’s largest 10K road race and is now the 3rd largest timed 10K in the world.

300px-VancouverSunRun

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *