21K

21k Route Map – *Proposed route – subject to approval

Date: Sunday April 23, 2017
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Time Limit: 3 hours
Start Location: Parc Jean Drapeau

Route Map

21k Start Line

The start line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique.

Participants will line up in seeded corrals based on the estimated finishing time they provided when they registered.

Corrals and Start Times

Corral Colour Est. Finish Time
Red <1:40
Yellow 1:41 – 1:54
Blue 1:55 – 2:00
Green 2:01+

*Subject to change

21k Course Restrictions

For the safety of all participants, baby carriers, skateboards, roller blades, Kangoo Jump shoes, animals and unauthorized bicycles & wheeled devices are not permitted in the race.

Time Limit to complete the 21k course is 3 hours (a pace of 8:32/km).

Nordic Pole participants are welcome.

Baby Strollers are welcome in the 5k event only. You must register as a 5k with baby stroller participant and it is limited to 100 spots.

If you will be participating with a support person, please contact info@canadarunningseries.com and we will ensure your support person is registered correctly.

21k Course Amenities

Water, Gatorade & Gels

Water and Gatorade will be available on the course and at the finish line.

PowerBar will provide Strawberry Banana and Double Latte gels on course at 11k.

Medical Services

Medical services will be available at the start/finish area and on course.

Toilets

Toilets are available at Complexe Aquatique (north of the Jean Drapeau metro station), at the start & finish area and at the water stations.

Individual lockers and showers available at Complexe Aquatique, in the downstairs locker rooms at no charge. Please bring your own key or combination lock if you wish to use the lockers. Lockers are limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Race organizers are not responsible for personal items left in lockers.

21k Finish Line

The finish line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique. Once you cross the finish line, please keep moving through the chute to make room for those finishing after you.

10K

10k Route Map

Date: Saturday April 22, 2017
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Time Limit: 1 hour 30 minutes
Start Location: Parc Jean Drapeau

Route Map

10k Start Line

The start line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique.

Participants will line up in seeded corrals based on the estimated finishing time they provided when they registered.

Corrals and Start Times

Corral Colour Est. Finish Time
Red <50 minutes
Yellow 51 – 60 minutes
Blue 61 – 70 minutes
Green 71+ minutes

*Subject to change

10k Course Restrictions

For the safety of all participants, baby carriers, skateboards, roller blades, Kangoo Jump shoes, animals and unauthorized bicycles & wheeled devices are not permitted in the race.

Time Limit to complete the 10k course is 1:30 hours (a pace of 9:00/km).

Nordic Pole participants are welcome.

Baby Strollers are welcome in the 5k event only. You must register as a 5k with baby stroller participant and it is limited to 100 spots.

If you will be participating with a support person, please contact info@canadarunningseries.com and we will ensure your support person is registered correctly.

10k Course Amenities

Water & Gatorade

Water and Gatorade will be available on the course and at the finish line.

Medical Services

Medical services will be available at the start/finish and on course.

Toilets

Toilets are available at Complexe Aquatique (north of the Jean Drapeau metro station), at the start & finish area and at the water stations.

Individual lockers and showers are available at Complexe Aquatique, in the downstairs locker rooms at no charge. Please bring your own key or combination lock if you wish to use the lockers. Lockers are limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Race organizers are not responsible for personal items left in lockers.

10k Finish Line

The finish line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique. Once you cross the finish line, please keep moving through the chute to make room for those finishing after you.

5K

5k Route Map

Date: Saturday April 22, 2017
Start Time: 11:00am
Time Limit: 1 hour 30 minutes
Location: Parc Jean Drapeau

Route Map

5k Start Line

The start line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique.

Participants will line up in seeded corrals based on the estimated finishing time they provided when they registered.

Corrals and Start Times

Corral Colour Est. Finish Time
Red <29 minutes
Yellow 30 – 34 minutes
Blue 35 – 45 minutes
Green 46+ minutes

*Subject to change

5k Course Restrictions

For the safety of all participants, baby carriers, skateboards, roller blades, Kangoo Jump shoes, animals and unauthorized bicycles & wheeled devices are not permitted in the race.

Time Limit to complete the 5k course is 1 hour 30 minutes (a pace of 18:00/km). 

Nordic Pole participants are welcome.

Baby Strollers are welcome in the 5k event ONLY. You must register as a 5k with baby stroller participant and it is limited to 100 spots.

If you will be participating with a support person, please contact info@canadarunningseries.com and we will ensure your support person is registered correctly.

5k Course Amenities

Water & Gatorade

Water and Gatorade will be available on the course and at the finish line.

Medical Services

Medical services will be available at the start/finish and on course.

Toilets

Toilets are available at Complexe Aquatique (north of the Jean Drapeau metro station), at the start & finish area and at the water stations.

Individual lockers and showers are available at Complexe Aquatique, in the downstairs locker rooms at no charge. Please bring your own key or combination lock if you wish to use the lockers. Lockers are limited and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Race organizers are not responsible for personal items left in lockers.

5k Finish Line

The finish line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique.

Once you cross the finish line, please keep moving through the chute to make room for those finishing after you.

The Double

Double your pleasure at the Banque Scotia 21k de Montréal and receive:

Longsleeve technical shirt from ASICS

A special “double” medal

Save $15 on the total registration fee!

The Double is limited to 250 people and is made up of either the 21k + 10k or the 21k + 5k.

Special instructions for the double:

  • You will receive one bib that is to be worn both days
  • Based on the finishing time you submitted, you may be placed in different starting corrals over the two races.  If this is the case, you will be given an extra corral sticker to place on your bib for Sunday’s race to make sure you get into the right corral!
  • You will receive two shirts with your registration, the long sleeve double shirt and the short sleeve participant shirt when you pick up your bib!
  • You will receive your double medal when you cross the finish line on Sunday!

Kids Run

Ages 2-13

Course Map

Date: Saturday April 22, 2017
Start Time: 12:45pm
Cost: $20 (includes kid’s bib, parent’s bib, kid’s shirt & finisher medal) for all online entries or $25 (includes kid’s bib, parent’s bib, kid’s shirt & finisher medal) for all race week entries made during Packet Pick up.
Location: Parc Jean Drapeau
Distance: 500 meters
This is NOT a timed event.

Start Line

The start line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique.

Finish Line

The finish line is located near parking lot P8 – north/west of Complexe Aquatique.

Once you cross the finish line, please keep moving through the chute to make room for those finishing after you.

Kids Run Guidelines

Please note — all children must be picked up by an adult at the finish area, following the guidelines below:

  • All children will receive 2 identical bibs.
  • One bib must be worn by the child participating.
  • The second bib must be worn by the adult accompanying or picking up the child at the finish area.
  • These procedures are in place for the safety of your children. Please respect our event staff as they take the time to check this at the finish area.

Note: Kids Run bibs and shirts can be picked up on race day at the Packet Pickup area.

Hotel & Travel

novotel-logoWe’re proud to be working with Novotel Montreal Centre Hotel, as our Official Hotel Headquarters.

Online reservation:
Follow this link to book your hotel.
Please use the following booking code to receive the preferred rate: SCBI
Questions about booking your hotel, please contact: novotel.montrealcentre@accor.com 

 Booking deadline: Wednesday March 22nd, 2017

1180 de la Montagne

Montréal, Quebec, Canada H3G 1Z1

Toll Free: (1) 866-861-6112

Phone: (1) 514-861-6000

Fax: (1) 514-861-099

novotel.montrealcentre@accor.com

Check-In: 3:00pm

Check-Out: 12:00pm (noon) — Call hotel for late checkout options

Located only steps from the Bell Centre in the heart of downtown Montreal. Novotel Montreal Hotel is appropriate for all types of travellers, whether it be for business or leisure. Novotel Montreal Hotel’s downtown location means we’re close to financial and commercial districts, restaurants and the Bell Centre, home of the Montreal Canadiens. These and other city centre attractions makes Novotel Montreal Hotel an excellent location to stay or to be found.

From your room admire the view of downtown Montreal or the Museum Quarter, relax at our bar enjoying a glass of wine from our cellar, or keep in shape in our new hi-tech exercise room. The technology of our multimedia meeting rooms is surpassed by no other hotel in Montreal.

Have a bite at L’Ô before taking a walk on Ste-Catherine street, known for its shopping and boutiques, or dive into the night life on Crescent street, both situated next to the hotel.

Enjoy our full service property instead of no name discount hotels. Novotel Montreal Hotel offers quality services in a relaxing atmosphere of modern comfort.

The team at the Novotel Montreal Centre hotel and the City of Montreal are waiting with open arms!

Training

Run with L’Equipe Enduranceboutique-endurance-logo

Boutique Endurance is proud to offer its advice and expertise through a training program tailored for the Banque Scotia 21k de Montreal on Sunday, April 23, 2017. This clinic will help keep you on track with your half marathon training and keep you motivated on those cold and snowy days!

The clinic begins January 15, 2017 with the goal race of Banque Scotia 21k de Montreal on Sunday, April 23rd, 2017!

Clinic schedule: Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

Cost for the clinic: $160.00

Clinic includes:
– 14 week training program
– Équipe endurance shirt
– 10% off all online purchases at boutique endurance
– 50% off any 90 minute à la carte service at Kinendurance
– Access to preferred rates on Équipe Endurance marked items in the store

Your coach :
Dominic (kinésiologue)

Sign Up Here

Elite Hosting

2017 Elite Start List

We do not accept emails or telephone calls.

Only applications submitted through the online elite application form are considered, but please note we do NOT issue invitations for athletes requiring a VISA to attend this event.

All athletes must have run on a certified course since January 1, 2016.

An Elite Athlete application does NOT guarantee entry. All applications must be approved by the CRS Race Director and Elite Athlete Coordinator.

We will inform each applicant of their elite status one week after the application deadline. Best efforts will be made to offer early acceptance where possible.

2017 Elite Athlete Applications closed March 11th, 2017.

2017 Elite Standards: Half Marathon

Men

Open — sub 66:00

Sub Elite — sub 69:00

Masters — sub 74:00

Women

Open — sub 75:00

Sub Elite — sub 82:00

Masters — sub 84:00

2017 Elite Standards: 10k

Men

Open — sub 32:00

Sub Elite — sub 33:00

Masters — sub 37:00

Women

Open — sub 36:00

Sub Elite— sub 38:00

Masters — sub 40:00

2017 Elite Standards: 5k

Men

Open — sub 15:00

Sub Elite — sub 16:00

Masters — sub 17:30

Women

Open — sub 17:00

Sub Elite — sub 18:30

Masters — sub 19:30

Prizing and Awards

Don’t just win your prize, claim it! Participants have 30 days to claim any prizes.

Contact awards@canadarunningseries.com with your name, age category and address and we will mail your prize.

CRS Awards Policy

Results will be reviewed for one week following the event. During these seven days athletes are able to lodge a formal, written protest to the race director for review. After the week, results will be finalized and prizing cheques issued. Prize cheques will not be distributed on event day; letters of congratulations will be issued day of race.

Course records

Men: 63:45 Samuel Ndereba KEN 2008
Women: 72:08 Tara Quinn-Smith CAN 2009

21K Prizing 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Canadian Men & Women $1,500 $800 $400 $200 $100
Quebec Men & Women $400 $300 $200 $150 $100
Masters Men & Women $200 $150 $100
21k Age Categories Men & Women Medal Medal Medal
21k Masters Age Categories Medal Medal Medal
10K Prizing 1st 2nd 3rd
10k Overall Men & Women TBD TBD TBD
10k Age Categories Men & Women Medal Medal Medal
10k Masters Age Categories Medal Medal Medal
5K Prizing 1st 2nd 3rd
5k Overall Men & Women TBD TBD TBD
5k Age Categories Men & Women Medal Medal Medal
5k Masters Age Categories Medal Medal Medal
  • “Canadian” is defined as: Citizens; Landed immigrants; and Refugees with official status who have been domiciled in Canada for at least one year (proof may be required).
  • Quebec defined as: FQA athletics membership; or mailing address in QC; or having domiciled in QC for 12 months.
  • Master defined as: athlete being 40 years old plus, day of event.
  • The Banque Scotia 21k de Montréal is sanctioned and certified by Federation quebecoise d’athletisme, Athletics Canada and the IAAF. All athletes, not only the winners, may be subject to random drug testing.

Note: Winners of the Overall Cdn/QC and Overall Masters divisions are not eligible for the age category prizing.