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Pride Run & Walk Launch BBQ

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Vancouver Frontrunners invite you to join them at the Junction Pub on June 25th from 3-7pm to help launch this year’s Pride Run & Walk.

Last year we raised over $13,200 which went directly back to the community, and this year we hope to out perform that number again.

Invite your friends, colleagues, team members, and show us your true colours as the theme is Pride and/or Disco! Bring out the rainbows, the short shorts, the 80’s hair and lets have some fun.

We’ve also teamed up with the Junction and are able to offer an incredibly cheap burger and beer combo ($10 in advanced, $15 at the door).

Purchase this delicious meal at https://priderunlaunchbbq2017.eventbrite.ca/

BMO Vancouver Marathon Weekend – Congrats!

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Congratulations to all of the runners at BMO just this past week, including a wonderful group of about 20 from Seattle Frontrunners. We had some impressive times and impressive efforts. Whether this was a first 8K, half, or full, everyone should proud of this milestone and each milestone reached and passed. VFR is very proud and hopes that everyone has been able to enjoy a restful week since the run!

8K
Wayne Malone 40:33
Olivier Couture 49:27

Half
Christopher Piché 1:21:31
Ian Wong 1:34:57
Stephen Lue 1:37:43
Jeremy Plotkin 1:44:28 [Pace Bunny for 1:45:00]
Peter Scoates 1:50:22
Keith Adams 1:51:05
Mark Soo 1:52:52
Philip Keen 1:58:48
Marcus Tang 2:04:36
Anna Vander Munnik 2:05:05

Full
Michael Galway 3:27:44
Mike Hsiao 3:28:45
Kenichi Hamasaki 3:41:33
Ron Knox 3:47:11
Preston Corrigan 4:19:42
Humphrey Tam 4:21:57
Gar Fisher 4:56:30
Xavier Toledo 5:03:41.0 [First Marathon]
Wendy Lai 5:21:40

Join VFR Teams for St. Patrick’s Day 5K and Sun Run

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St. Patrick’s Day 5KSaturday, March 18

Register now.



Our Team Captain is listed as Rohan.

If you like any of a) wearing green, b) beer, or c) the Irish, this run may be for you. Always a crowd-pleaser with the VFR group!

Vancouver Sun RunSunday, April 23

Run in Canada’s larget foot race. And, now under the VFR Team. Find our team when you register, under the name Vancouver Frontrunners.

Icy Running Conditions

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Vancouver Frontrunners would like to encourage all of our members to exercise caution when running or walking on the seawall particularly around Science World and Olympic Village/False Creek area.

The same applies for Stanley Park. While there might be more snow and less ice, there’s still many places that pose a hazard to athletes.

 

Website Under Construction…

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Not the site you were looking for??

Vancouver Frontrunners are currently undergoing a new site development and as we’re changing hosting providers, we were unable to perform a smooth transition.

Until we get this site looking the way we want it too, please visit: https://vanfrontrunners.wordpress.com/ to visit our original site.

Check back soon for our new and updated website.

Whistler Pride Sponsor Pride Run

Whistler Pride Sponsor Pride Run

We’re incredibly fortunate to once again have Whistler Pride sponsoring Pride Run and Walk with a very generous donation of 3x 2 Tickets to their Pam Ann comedy night and 3x 2 Tickets to the largest party in town, Snowball, where the headliner will be THE CUBE GUYS from Italy. That’s 12 tickets in total!!!

VFR and Whistler Pride have had a very long standing relationship, and year over year we’re thrilled to continue working with this awesome organization. Thanks to Dean Nelson and everyone else at gaywhistler.com for your continued support of Vancouver Frontrunners.

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McArthur Glen Sponsors Pride Run

McArthur Glen Sponsors Pride Run
Richmond BC, Canada – July 13, 2015: Unidentified people in the new McArthurGlen Designer Outlet near the Vancouver Airport on July 13, 2015. McArthurGlen Designer Outlet was designed as a luxury shopping destination and offers 376,000 square feet of retail space.

Vancouver’s McArthur Glen Designer Shopping Centre are supporting Pride Run & Walk this year by donating a $100 gift card, to be used as a door prize at the upcoming Pride Run on July 24th.

In addition to awarding the fastest people in their gender categories, and the best dressed awards, we want to ensure that everyone will have a chance at taking home a fabulous prize. We feel this makes our event a little different to others, as everyone has a chance at winning something.

Thanks to the kind folks at McArthur Glen. We appreciate your generosity so much!!

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BC Lions Sponsorship

image001We just keep on adding to our list of great prizes and sponsorships for Pride Run & Walk and now we have BC Lions joining us.

These awesome folks have donated Two Touchdown Endzone Tickets to a 2016 Regular Season Home Game.

Vancouver Frontrunners are thrilled to receive this donation and thank everyone at BC Lions for their generosity. It’s truly appreciated!!!

 

India Bistro Sponsorship

We cannot believe the generosity that comes in from our sponsors, especially with our
latest to sign on, India Bistro.

The kind folks at India Bistro on Davie Street are supporting Pride Run with more gift cards than we count! The larger demoninations will be used as awards and door prizes, while the many others will be handed out at package pickup, which is on Thursday July 21st at the Running Room on Denman Street.

THANK YOU India Bistro, you guys are AWESOME and so happy to have you continue to support Frontrunners and Pride year over year!

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WhiteSpot Sponsorship

Vancouver Frontrunners and Pride Run & Walk are thrilled to have WhiteSpot join us in sponsoring this year’s Pride Run & Walk event.
WhiteSpot have been generous and have donated 4 x $20 gift vouchers which will be used as door prizes and giveaways at this year’s event and we couldn’t be happier.WhiteSpot

Vancouver Frontrunners meet every Saturday morning in Stanley Park, and following this we meet at the WhiteSpot on Georgia Street for some post run/walk nutrition. We’re always greeted with fantastic servers, quick to take our orders as we settle down and mingle amongst ourselves.
VFR have been visiting this location for some years now and find it to be the perfect location for brunch following a workout in the park.

Thank you kindly to all the staff and management. We truly appreciate it.

P.S. Their smash browns are AMAZING!!!