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If you have any questions regarding your race time for Melissa’s Road Race please contact Darcy Locke at


Melissa's Confirmation

Important Notice to race participants who have updated personal information or have made name changes to race registrations. Updates to bib changes can be viewed on the Sportsats confirmation lists.

22K confirmation list - Click Here 

10K confirmation list - Click Here


**MELISSA’S ROAD RACE CHANGES - After September 16th**

Changes may be made for a $5.00 fee at number pick up on Thursday, Friday and Saturday (race day, until 10:15 a.m. only!).

Please bring confirmation of this change, a note or letter with the original runners information and their permission to change from their name.

We will change the gender, age and race information as required. Please be aware that t-shirt sizes CANNOT be changed. Shirts were ordered from our supplier, based on the original sizes requested.

Runners may change from the 22K to the 10K and runners may change within the race category, 10K to 10K or 22K to 22K.

But runners may not change from the 10K to the 22K. Thanks everyone and see you on Saturday - This Saturday, the 22nd of September!


We are a World Heritage Site! Explore, create, experience and enjoy Canada's first National Park by purchasing your entrance fee or Parks Canada annual pass at the park entrance gate or the Banff Information Centre. Celebrate and safeguard these special places.

*Special Note* All vehicles entering Banff National Park must have a valid Park Pass - available at any Park entrance or National Park Information Centre.

Please visit the Parks Canada website for more information. - Click Here

To pre purchase Park Entry Passes - Click Here

To pre purchase a Parks Canada Discovery Pass the Pass to the National Historic Sites of Canada - Click Here

To visit the FAQ's page - Click Here

All participants will receive a 100% cotton long sleeveshirt
imprinted with original artwork to commemorate the event!

Melissa's souvenirs

Click on the images below to see the Melissa's souvenier items.

Race kit Pickup

    **New Package Pickup Location** Click here for more info.

    • Thursday, September 20th from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
      Eau Claire Running Room - View Map
      Unit A01, 200 Barclay Parade SW
      Calgary AB
    • Friday, September 21st
      • 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Eau Claire Running Room
      • 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm at Restaurant in Banff.
    • Race Day at the start only, 8:30 am to 10:00 am

      Avoid race day line-ups and pick up your number ahead of time.
      Deadline for shirt pick up is October 31, 2012.

      Enter and run with your own name and number! Running with another participant's
      registered name and number disqualifies you from category awards and draw prizes

Entry Fees: please read carefully

$60 Non-refundable / Online Registration Only*
Includes: G.S.T, Cotton Shirt, post-race beverages and snacks, 1/2 price voucher for dinner at (not valid on race weekend), post-race party, and great draw prizes!

For safety reasons, wheelchairs, baby joggers, strollers, Burleys, and pets will not be permitted on the course.
The 22km has been capped at 1,500 runners. Please enter early so that you are not disappointed.

*Registration for the 32nd Annual Road Race is done exclusively online.

Race Start

    • 10K START:
      Click Here for 10K Course Info
      (approximately 10:40 a.m.)
      22K Course Map - TBA

Post Race Draw Prizes

  • Lots of them, you must be present to win!
  • Prizes are generously donated by our sponsors and many Banff merchants.
  • Online registration only, opens Wednesday, February 21st, 2012.

Timing and Results

    • No chip! We will be using encoded bibs.


Awards and draw prizes donated by , Running Room, Asics and Banff Merchants will be presented at the Recreation Grounds (as results come in) Beer Garden opens at 12:00 Noon.

    • 10km: 8 age categories (male and female)
    • 22km: 8 age categories (male and female)
    • $250.00 for first place male and female in both the 22km and 10km races.
    • $100.00 for each age group winner in the both the 22km and 10km races.

    Overall winners removed from their respective age group prize money, but retain 1st Place status.

    • $50.00 for second place in every age group.
    • $25.00 for third place in every age group.

Pasta Dinner Friday, Sept. 21st at :

Restaurant and Bar:
Friday, along with it’s selection of AAA Alberta beef, will offer it’s special pasta of the day! Matt Beatty will be performing in the bar, from 9 p.m.

Saturday Night at

Saturday night join us in the bar with entertainment by the Hot Tamales in the bar. Come early, and bring your race number to enter for dozens of draw prizes. and turn in your number for a free Traditional Ale .


Click here for more info


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