21K

Date: Sunday April 22, 2018
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Time Limit: 3 hours
Start Location: Parc Jean Drapeau

21k Course Map

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21k Start Line

The start line will be located near Quartier des athlètes on île Notre-Dame. 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

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

Endurance Tap

We are excited to announce that Endurance Tap will be providing energy gels on course for the Banque Scotia 21k de Montreal! Gels will be available for half marathon runners at the 11k mark of the course.

Medical Services

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

21k Finish Line

The finish line is located beside Quartier des athlètes. Once you cross the finish line, please keep moving through the chute to make room for those finishing after you.

10K

Date: Saturday April 21, 2018 Start Time: 9:00 a.m. Time Limit: 1 hour 30 minutes Start Location: Parc Jean Drapeau

10k Course Map

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10k Start Line

The start line is located near Quartier des athlètes. 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.

10k Finish Line

The finish line is located beside Quartier des athlètes. Once you cross the finish line, please keep moving through the chute to make room for those finishing after you.

5K

Date: Saturday April 21, 2018 Start Time: 11:00am Time Limit: 1 hour 30 minutes Location: Parc Jean Drapeau

5k Course Map

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5k Start Line

The start line is located near Quartier des athlètes. 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 and all strollers

*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.

5k Finish Line

The finish line is located beside Quartier des athlètes. 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!

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.

Receive:

Longsleeve technical shirt from ASICS A special “double” medal 2018.

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

Date: Saturday April 21, 2018 Start Time: 12:45 p.m. Cost: $25 includes kid’s bib, parent’s bib, kid’s shirt & finisher medal. Location: Parc Jean Drapeau, Quartier des athletes Distance: 1km approximately This is NOT a timed event.

  • NEW for 2018 – Kids ages 2-8 years old may run with a parent
  • NEW for 2018 – Kids ages 9-13 years old are in a “kids only” division.

Kids Corrals by Age:

Red – 9 to 13 years (kids only) Yellow – 7 & 8 years (with parents) Blue – 5 – 6 years (with parents) Green – 2 – 4 years (with parents)

Kids Run Course Map

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Start Line

The start line is located near Quartier des athlètes.

Finish Line

The finish line is located near Quartier des athlètes. 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. Questions about booking your hotel, please contact: novotel.montrealcentre@accor.com

Booking deadline: Wednesday March 21st, 2018

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

Get ready for the 2018 Banque Scotia 21k de Montreal with Equipe Endurance! 14 week training program for the 5 km, 10 km and the 21k Banque Scotia de Montréal, presented by ASICS. Price: $180 Dates : January 14th to April 22nd 2018 Length: 14 weeks Frequency: 2 times per week Schedule:

  • Sunday morning at 9h30 (long run for all distances)
  • Thursday night at 18h30 (interval training for intermediate groups)
  • Wednesday night at 18h30 (interval training for the advance groups)
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Elite Hosting

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, 2017. 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. Applications are now closed. Selected athletes will be contacted by email during the week of March 5th 2018.

2018 Elite Standards: Half Marathon

Men Open — sub 66:00 Sub Elite — sub 70:00 Masters — sub 75:00 Women Open — sub 75:00 Sub Elite — sub 83:00 Masters — sub 84:00

2018 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

2018 Elite Standards: 5k

Men Open — sub 15:00 Sub Elite — sub 16:00 Masters — sub 17:00 Women Open — sub 17:00 Sub Elite — sub 19:00 Masters — sub 21:00

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 $1500 $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 $75 Boutique Endurance Gift Card $50 Boutique Endurance Gift Card Scene Pin Code Card
10k Age Categories Men & Women Medal Medal Medal
10k Masters Age Categories Medal Medal Medal
5K Prizing 1st 2nd 3rd
5k Overall Men & Women $75 Boutique Endurance Gift Card $50 Boutique Endurance Gift Card Scene Pin Code Card
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.