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July 2017

2017 Race Director Challenge Results!

2017-07-17T09:00:10+00:00

The Race Director Challenge was imagined as a fun opportunity to gather Race Directors together to enjoy a run, raise some money for a good cause, and then have an opportunity to socialize after the event and share ideas.  The rains of July 1st put a damper on the post race socializing, but the run? [...]

June 2017

2017 EPIC Canadian Run for Canada: Race Kit Pick Up, Parking, & Bag Check

2017-06-21T01:36:05+00:00

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] EPIC Race Kit Pick Up: Atlantic Superstore, Braemar Drive, Dartmouth - Upstairs in the Community Room Wednesday & Thursday, June 28th & 29th, 5-8PM EPIC Canadian Parking: We are excited to again have the best possible parking for a big run in the City - yay! (if you drive a Subaru, skip below to [...]

Oops, We Did It Again! (EPIC Canadian Adds Second Race Director)

2017-06-01T20:04:30+00:00

How do we ensure a great experience for every single guest at the biggest party of the running year?  For every runner and walker, participating on the biggest Canada Day Weekend of our lives, in the biggest run event in the East: 3 days, 4 events, 5 distances.  Plus, on top of that, two days [...]

February 2017

New Race Director Added to Team at EPIC Canadian – Run for Canada

2017-02-13T07:00:21+00:00

We are excited to formally announce a fantastic addition to the EPIC Volunteer Team for 2017, our new Race Director for the EPIC Canadian Run for Canada: Now THAT's an EPIC View! A few of you already guessed from the teaser photo posted to Facebook last week, and yes, we are excited to [...]

Introducing… “The MOOSE”

2017-02-01T12:00:19+00:00

Our first year at the EPIC Canadian Run for Canada, in 2013, we introduced a 5K and 10K, running simultaneously. In 2014, we split out the two runs, with the 5K start exactly 90 minutes after the 10K, creating an event we called the EPIC "Double-In-A-Day", a new challenge in Eastern Canada, and one that [...]

November 2016

A New Distance for 2017: the [email protected] 6.1K

2016-11-27T12:00:17+00:00

That's right - a brand new distance on a brand new day!  Following the success of adding the Quarter & Half Marathons in 2016, we are adding another day, and another distance:   7PM Friday night will start the *NEW* [email protected] 6.1K.  From the Main race site at Grahams Grove, the race course will head [...]

July 2016

2016 EPIC Canadian Photos!

2016-07-10T10:49:47+00:00

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]***Photos, Photos, Photos!  Here is a list of collected photo albums from the 2016 EPIC Canadian***   July 1st by Paul Morris: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100007244260062&sk=photos&collection_token=100007244260062%3A2305272732%3A69&set=a.1713877302197062.1073741829.100007244260062&type=3 July 1st by Greg Gidney: https://www.facebook.com/gdgidney/media_set?set=a.10154103805255358.1073742247.523065357&type=3 July 1st by Valerie VanSpengen: https://www.facebook.com/EpicCanadian/posts/1060976433979043 https://www.facebook.com/EpicCanadian/posts/1060767853999901 July 1st by Kevin Lane: https://www.facebook.com/EpicCanadian/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1061792027230817 July 2nd by Darrell Hill: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10154122753921259&type=1 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=oa.10154122886511259&type=1 July 2nd by Paul Morris: https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100007244260062&sk=photos&collection_token=100007244260062%3A2305272732%3A69&set=a.1714000908851368.1073741831.100007244260062&type=3 [...]

Finishers Shirt Friday Press Release – July 8th, 2016

2016-07-08T11:22:38+00:00

The Finisher Shirt Friday proclamation spotlights the EPIC Canadian Run for Canada as the largest Canada Day run east of Ottawa, and a highlight of the Nova Scotia running season, uniting participants and spectators alike Dartmouth, Nova Scotia – Halifax Mayor Mike Savage has proclaimed Friday, July 8th “Finisher Shirt Friday” across the region. The [...]

September 2015