I won an Age Category award, how do I claim my prize?

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Don’t just win your prize, claim it!

Participants have 30 days to claim any prizes. Please send an email to crswest@canadarunningseries.com with your mailing address, age category and the place you came in and your prize will be mailed out to you.

Don’t forget: the half marathon counts as Grand Prix (x 1.5) points in the Canada Running Series points!

For more info on the Canada Running Series Points Scoring, click HERE.

When I ran my garmin/GPS had a different distance that the official distance markers. Why is this?

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It’s due to the tall downtown buildings and GPS has difficulty tracking exactly where you are.

This is a very common problem with GPS devices being used in large cities and is called multi-path interference. Multi-path interference is when the device does not have a clear shot or line of sight at the sky. In areas where there are many tall buildings, the source signal of the GPS device can split into more than one signal, causing incorrect readings