Join us for the 30th annual First Half on Sunday, February 10, 2019

Come out and cheer, volunteer or give back to charity.

This event is sold-out. Train for the race with our partner Forerunners.

Elite Athletes and Competitive Qualifiers, please email:

2019 marks the 30th annual First Half, a race initially created as a build-up event to Vancouver’s only Marathon.

Don’t miss the next RUNVAN® race! The First Half builds to Vancouver’s only Marathon event in May.

First Half / RUNVAN®

Canada’s Fastest Half Marathon / Dave Mallari / RUNVAN®

This event is now organized by RUNVAN®, a local non-profit inspiring active lifestyles

Elite and Competitive Runners

Special registration for elite and competitive runners will continue

First Half / RUNVAN®

First Half / Dave Mallari / RUNVAN®