TC10K pre-race Information

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April 24, 2014, Victoria (ISN) – Late registration will be available at the Race Expo on Friday, April 25 and Saturday, April 26 as online registration is now closed.

Please note that any upgrades from the 10K to the Half Marathon can be done at the Race Expo as well as any other changes to your registration. Fees for late registration are $50 for the TC10K, $75 for the Half Marathon and $20 for the Thrifty Foods 1.5K Family Run. There is no race day registration, so register before sat at 6 pm. 


Photo by Tony Austin

Race Expo and Package Pickup (Shirt & Race Number/ Timing Chip)
Crystal Gardens, 713 Douglas Street (near Belleville St. opposite the Conference Centre))

Thursday April 24: 4 pm – 7 pm, Team Package Pickup ONLY
Friday April 25: 12 noon – 7 pm, TC10K, Half Marathon and Thrifty Foods 1.5k Family Run Package Pickup and Late Registration
Saturday April 26: 10am – 6 pm, TC10K, Half Marathon and Thrifty Foods 1.5k Family Run Package Pickup and Late Registration

New this year is Teams Night on Thursday, April 24 from 4 pm – 7 pm with entertainment, prizes and more! All team members are welcome to attend, but packages need to be picked up by the Team Captain. If the Team Captain is unable to attend, another representative can pick up the package.  

The schedule for the Teams Night evening is as follows:
4:45pm – Welcome & draw prizes for team members in attendance
5:00pm – Moksha Yoga Workout – Everyone welcome!
5:45 pm – Welcome & draw prizes for team members in attendance
6:00 pm – Group Run: Join us for a fun run that includes a tour of the finish line. Everyone welcome.

For the team captains or representative picking up the team package: Click here to view your team number.  We will also have a team number look up available for you at Package Pick Up.

Also on April 24 from 6 – 8 pm, Volunteer Appreciation and Orientation Night.  If you have not been placed and would still like to volunteer, look on the website for jobs that are available or come out and find out in person where you can help.

Visit the TC10K Race Expo  and get great deals on 25th Annual souvenir merchandise and visit over 30 booths (a full list of exhibitors is on the website, including sponsors, local events, charities, health services and more)

Gear Check
On Race day 10K participants can check their gear in the Gear Check tent on the Legislature grounds. The tent opens at 6:30 am and will close at 11.30 am.

For those travelling into Victoria – there will be out-of-town package pick up on race day – Sunday, April 27, between 6:15 and 7:30 am. At the tent on the Legislature grounds for the TC10K. For the Half Marathon  late package pickup will be at the tent in the Centennial Stadium parking lot, University of Victoria. It will close 10 minutes before race start.

A Race Within a Race
The last mile of the 10K and Half Marathon will be timed. Try and beat the 4-minute Miracle Mile record and be eligible for a prize. The top male and female in each race will receive a Timex watch.

Live Athlete Tracking
This year, the 2014 TC10K is featuring the latest in real-time race tracking by providing Live Results via our timing partner, Race Day Timing Services.

Features Include:
Live Web Tracker & Leaderboard – Provides times and current pace, usually within 10 seconds of a participant crossing a split point. After the first split, estimated times for the next point and finish will also be provided (based on current pace). Visit the Web Tracker on either an iOS or Android device for a mobile optimized experience.

Real-time Facebook / Twitter Notifications – Automatic posting as progress is made on the course. As a spectator, the times of the person you are tracking can be posted to your Facebook / Twitter feed automatically, allowing friends and family to share in the excitement. If you are a participant, claim your profile and enable Facebook / Twitter notifications. Your stats will post live as you pass each checkpoint.

PLEASE NOTE: Web Tracker & Facebook/Twitter results are UNOFFICIAL! Official results are posted upon completion of the event.

The 2014 TC10K Live Results system is now available here. Participants, Family & Friends can all use Live Results to share in the fun. Sign Up now to have race progress posted automatically to your Facebook or Twitter feeds! On race day, spectators can get status of runners in real-time using the Participant Tracker & Leaderboard. Details such as time, pace, and estimated finish will be instantly available! For more information, click here.

Going Green – Virtual Race Bag
We have partnered with Virtual Event Bags to produce a ‘virtual event bag’ in an effort to go green and provide additional benefits to our participants. In your event bag you will find an array of valuable information including exclusive offers, coupons and sponsor messages.
 
Click here to access your Virtual Event Bag

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Photo by Tony Austin

Race Day Event Schedule
The TC10K start line is at Government and Belleville Street, in front of The Fairmont Empress Hotel.

7:55 a.m. Wheelchair Athletes and Visually Impaired Athletes start

TC10K Wave Start (more information and map)

8 am                     Sub  40 minutes
8:05 am                40 – 49 minutes
8:10 am                50 – 59 minutes
8:20 am                60 plus minutes

Half Marathon Start
9:00 am
Centennial Stadium, University of Victoria

Festival and Kids Zone Opens
9:00 am

10K Awards Ceremony, Legislature Grounds
10:00 am

Thrifty Foods 1.5K Family Run Start
11:00 am

Half Marathon Awards Ceremony, Legislative Grounds
11:30 am

Half Marathon
This fast and scenic route starts at Centennial Stadium at the University of Victoria and finishes at the TC10K finish in front of the Legislature. As it is a point-to-point race there will be free parking at Centennial Stadium and a bag check. At the end of the race runners can pick up their bags at gear check, and then bussed back to UVic to pick up your cars. Bag check details and shuttle bus times are on the Half Marathon page. Start time for the Half Marathon will be 9 am. An email to Half Marathon participants will be sent out shortly with further details.

After the Race
The West Coast College of Massage Therapy will be present at the TC10K finish area (north west corner of the Legislature lawn) to provide massages by donation. Massages will be available from 8 am to 12 noon in 20 minute sessions. Pamper yourselves by dropping by for your massage.

Results
Live results will available on www.tc10k.ca on Sunday.

Good luck to everyone on Sunday. See you at the finish line.

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