Fun Run
The annual PMC Science Fair Fun Run is the largest timed 5K fun run in the province, one of the largest fundraising events in BC’s technology sector, a major event in Vancouver. Are you signed up?   
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The Run

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The Race Day  Sunday May 29, 2016

  • Race package and timing chip pickup
  • On-site registration
  • Check your gear/bags
8:30-9:00am             Welcome and race warm-up.
9:00am                     Start of PMC 5K Science Fair Fun Run.
9:05am Start of Mini Fun Run.
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Entertainment
  • Post-Race Refreshments
11:00am-6:00pm  Free entrance to TELUS World of Science with your bib and/or t-shirt.

Race Route

The 5K PMC Science Fair Fun Run will begin and end on Athletes Way between Salt & Manitoba. The race will head West to Columbia, left to Walter Hardwick, left again heading East to Ontario, right to 1st Ave. The race will then head West all the way along 1st Ave to under the Cambie Bridge turning right on Spyglass to the seawall, left onto seawall past Mahony & Sons and continue on to Charleson Park, turning left onto the pathway through the park and coming out on Sawyers Lane, left on Moberly, right on Commodore, and back along 1st Ave then left again on Ontario and left again on Athletes Way to the finish line on Salt.

Getting there

SkyTrain: Main Street/Science World Station.

Parking Available

Past Participants

Check out the list of sponsors, teams and stats from the last 16 years of the PMC Science Fair Fun Run here!

Strollers Welcome!

You are welcome to walk or run with your stroller. Our race staff will help you find the best place to position yourself at the start line to match the pace of the runners and walkers around you. No additional entry required for stroller contents!

Mini Fun Run

Join in the fun with your young runner and take part in the 1K Mini Fun Run. The $15 registration fee includes a T-shirt plus entry to TELUS World of Science on race day. All Mini Fun Run participants must have a registered adult run with them. ChampionChipTM Timing Chips are not issued for Mini Fun Run participants.

ChampionChipTM Timing

This Fun Run features state-of-the-art technology. Participants in the 5K category will have the opportunity to track their start and finish times with a ChampionChip timing device. ChampionChip timing devices are distributed immediately before race and must be returned immediately after the race. (A $40 administration charge applies to late or unreturned devices.)

Individual Package Pick-Up

Saturday, May 28th     Noon to 5:00pm.
Running Room
2317 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC V5Z 2T9

Team Package Delivery

All Team Race Packages will be delivered to Team Captains.

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