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Sunday, October 11, 2015 – Celebrating 36 Years!
MEDIA RELEASE (Victoria, BC – October 9, 2015) – GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon Announces Elite Athlete Field Legacy Funding Partnership with GoodLife Fitness and the City of Victoria. Three former winners of the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon will be back to challenge for the 2015 marathon crown, it was announced today at the pre-race media conference. The 2014, 2013 and 2012 champions, Daniel Kipkoech, Lamech Mokono, and Thomas Omwenga lead an impressive elite field on Sunday in the 36th annual event. Lioudmila Kortchaguina, the 2014 women’s marathon winner is also returning as is the 2013 and 2010 champion, Victoria’s Catrin Jones. As of noon Wednesday, when online registration closed, there were 8,619 in the four events – the Marathon, Half Marathon, 8K Road Race and the Thrifty Foods Kids Run.
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Race Week Is Here!
With all the work now done, it’s time to reap the rewards. Run your best race by following these 10 Tips for Race Day success. Check out Bruce Deacon’s October Training Newsletter!
MEDIA RELEASE – GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon Volunteers Needed
(Victoria, BC – September 24, 2015) With just two weeks until the 36th Annual GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon, the event is still in need of volunteers to fill a variety of areas. The Marathon – on Sunday, October 11 – requires 200+ additional Race Day volunteers, as well as individuals at the Race Expo and for assisting with course set-up. Sixteen hundred (1,600) volunteers are needed annually to ensure the event runs smoothly and efficiently…[MORE]