Steveston Icebreaker Run set for Jan. 19

Popular Kajaks run event expected to sellout

Want to get 2020 off on the right foot? The Kajaks Track & Field Club is once again hosting the annual Steveston Icebreaker 8K and New Balance 1K Kidsrun on Jan. 19.

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 The Icebreaker 8K is Richmond's first road race of the year, the first race in the Lifestages Lower Mainland Road Runners Series, and the second race of the BC Athletics BC Super Series. 

Starting at Imperial Landing in Steveston, the course is a quick out-and-back route along the South Dyke Road —  perfect for achieving a personal best time!

 The race continues to grow in numbers and organizers anticipates to sell out for 2020. Last year, the 1K Kidsrun was added which was a resounding success, and it is expected to be a hit again. 

A big draw for this race is the post-race party at the Steveston Community Center, featuring a wide spread of food, an award ceremony, draw prizes, a kids zone, and a run expo.

 For more information and to register, visit the Kajaks website and follow @icebreaker8k on Facebook and Instagram for all the latest updates. The next price increase for registration is on Jan. 14 so sign up today and kick off 2020 on the right foot!


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