2022 In-Person Kids Run

June 26, 2022

The Vancouver Half Marathon Kids Run is an 800m event for kids ages 2 to 12.

  • Kids ages 2-5 years old should run with a parent.
  • Kids ages 6-12 years old are in a kids only division.
  • All Kids Run participants will receive a Finisher’s medal upon completion of the event. This is NOT a timed event.

 Your Registration includes:

  • Kids Run medal
  • Kids Run shirt
  • Kids Run bib

Race Kit Pickup

All participants in the in-person race must pick up their race kit at race kit pickup location: Forerunners – Main Street (3889 Main Street, Vancouver BC)

Race Kit Pickup Times:

Wednesday June 22 (Wednesday) – 10:00am to 6:00pm
June 23 (Thursday) and June 24 (Friday) – 10:00am to 8:00pm
June 25 (Saturday) –  10:00am to 5:00pm

Start Line

The Kids Run will start just north of the 21K Finish Line, in Vanier Park. The run will begin at 9:00am.

Course Map

Vancouver Half Marathon – Kids Run Course Map

Course Restrictions

Entry Limits

Kids Run: Maximum 150 participants


Adults are welcome to accompany their children ages 2-5 during the Kids Run at no additional cost and strollers are permitted to start at the back.

Finish Line

The Finish Line will be in the same location as the Start Line, just north of the 21K Finish Line in Vanier Park.


Will be available in the post race area of the 21K run, in the Museum of Vancouver parking lot.


Odyssey Medical and BC Emergency Health Services will provide medical services at the 21K finish line. A 200 m walk from the Kids Race Course.


Race Day parking is available at parking lots at the Museum of Vancouver, Vanier Park, and other lots on Whyte Ave for the 5K Start/Finish, 21K Finish and the Kids Run.

Kids Run Race Point Map

Stay Connected

Use our official event hashtag #VancouverHalf to connect with our running community. Join our Vancouver Half Marathon Facebook Event Page and follow us on Instagram @runcrswest.


2022 ASICS Shirt

Designed with a texturized mesh for a premium comfort that also wicks away moisture, the Ready-Set™ Short Sleeve keeps you dry and on the go so you can run without distraction day and night. Our 2022 this race shirt is a true tribute to the stunning West Coast that we are fortunate to run through.

2022 Finisher Medal

Carved into the medal is a design that reflects the majestic beauty of the city’s mountains and ocean. The spinner reveals a message to remind us of our resilient running community. This is Our city, Our race.