Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon

Race Location
Scotiabank Centre, Halifax
Race Date
Event Date: 
Saturday, May 20, 2017 to Sunday, May 21, 2017
Start Time: 
11:00 a.m.
Race Information
Event Description: 

Known as "the people’s marathon", the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon welcomes all ages, abilities, and fitness levels to the start line. With the help of more than 1,400 volunteers, the event hosts six fitness events (Lifemark 5KM, GoodLife Fitness 10KM, Blue Nose Half Marathon, Scotiabank Full Marathon, Killam Properties Marathon Team Relay, and the Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run-2KM and 4KM), and the largest Active Living Expo in Atlantic Canada. Through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge, over 80 local charities raise more than half a million dollars annually. The event takes place annually during the Victoria Day weekend (May 19-21, 2017) in Halifax and expects to welcome 13,000 participants in 2017.

5K, 10K, 21.1K, 42.2K
Registration Fee: 
Price varies; visit for more info!
Run NS Road Race Series: 
Run NS Performance Series: 
Race Website
Sue Newhook

About Us

Since 1983, Run Nova Scotia has fostered and promoted road running all across Nova Scotia. From one running boom to the next, our mission has not wavered: to promote health, fitness, and camaraderie to people of all ages and abilities through the sport of road running. For close to 30 years, we’ve supported the unique needs and goals of anyone from Yarmouth to Sydney who has decided to lace up a pair of running shoes and join the thousands of other Nova Scotians running the roads.