One of the toughest 10K road races in Canada!
Gabriola Island, BC
Sunday August 7, 2016
Start time: 10:30am
ANNOUNCEMENT- 2016 HAS A NEW ROUTE!
Runners will meet and register at the start/finish line, which will be at the Gabriola Golf Course, 825 South Road.
Online registration open until Aug 4 2016
Race will be capped at 130 runners.
* Race Day registration will be available if run does not reach its capped amount and only on a first come first serve basis.
The 2016 Brickyard Beast 10K Road Race is heading into their fifth year with the big announcement of a route change. The new walk/run route will be a ‘out and back’ loop starting and finishing at the beautiful Gabriola Golf and Country Club located 825 South Road. Rest assured the dreaded Beast Hill is still included and the race continues to be one of the toughest 10K road runs in Canada. Those tough enough to finish the race will come away with an awesome finishing medal and serious bragging rights as a 2016 Beast Slayer.
As always there will be water stations, medics and the famous Kid Zone along the way to keep participants hydrated and cool. Along with music, post run goodies, prizes and awards at the start/finish line area. The race will be chip timed for accurate and quick results and prizes will be pre-drawn by bib numbers for those who want to leave early.
The new BC Ferries Summer Schedule has added a 1:50pm sailing leaving Gabriola Island on Saturdays and Sundays. This gives out of town runners better ferry options.
Welcome to our new hosts, The Gabriola Golf and Country Club
Our new hosts, the Gabriola Golf Course, will have their club house open to runners and the general public. They’re a fully licensed country club that will be offering breakfast specials starting at 9am, drinks after 11am and a lunch menu after 12pm. Come and check out the big sunny deck that looks out over a stunning view of the lake and golf course. The front of the club house has shady areas for those wanting to cheer on the runners. Runners will also have access to club house bathrooms and monitored coat check. For more information on the Gabriola Golf and Country Club you can check out their website or phone at 250 247 8822.