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MILLARVILLE - June 15, 2013
The 2nd Annual Millarville "Run To The Farmers' Market" Half Marathon & Half Marathon Relay is set for 7:30 a.m., June 15, 2013.
This is a beautiful, 21.1 km, point-to-point race in the Foothills of the Canadian Rockies, starting in Black Diamond, Alberta, running through nearby Turner Valley and finally taking backcountry roads to finish at the 31st opening of the Millarville Farmers' Market.
The relay has legs of 9.5 km and 11.6 km for two people.
The event supports local agricultural producers through raised awareness of our Farmers' Market as well as promoting health & wellness and volunteerism in our rural community. Net proceeds benefits the non-profit Millarville Racing & Agricultural Society. We are also partnering with local, registered charities in our "Run 4 A Cause" program, letting them use our event to raise pledges for their own worthwhile causes.
The race is on pavement, paved urban pathways and country roads of "soft pavement."
Banff Marathon set for June 23, 2013.The registration date has been set for Thursday, January 24th. The event will be an incredible point to point race down the Bow Valley Parkway through a series of natural and historical stages with an opportunity to view wildlife in its natural elements, with the finishing line in downtown Banff.The event is very exclusive with only 1500 entries available so don’t miss out on this amazing experience!
Be part of the first Banff Marathon! Check out our website and Facebook page for registration, course maps, and other details about the race.