The Forever Young 8K will start on the Olympic Riverside Plaza at the Richmond Olympic Oval. After the walk/run take time to explore the iconic Oval and the Olympic Experience: Canada’s Only Olympic Museum.
The route is out and back on the North Dyke beside the beautiful middle arm of the Fraser River. There will be water and first aid stations at McCallan Rd and Barnard Drive and volunteers will be cheering the participants at each kilometre marker. The course is flat and consists of compact gravel.
See the adjacent map, Downloadable map PDF for the Forever Young 8K start/finish line and race course.
This course has been sanctioned by BC Athletics.
The Walk/Run starts on the Olympic Riverside Plaza at the Richmond Olympic Oval. This event will use chip timing. Your time will be determined by the moment you cross the start mat.
“Once again you folks and others outdid yourselves. The FY8K was really terrific in all respects. I felt so grateful to be a part of it. Thanks for the dedication you gave to this great cause…and that included a tremendous amount of “slogging,” I’m sure.” Jerry Pickard
2018 Forever Young 8K™ Course Map
Download 2018 Course PDF