Whistler Spirit Run Announces First Ever Recipient of Frank Reynolds Memorial Bursary

Whistler Spirit Run Announces First Ever Recipient For Frank Reynolds Memorial Bursary North Vancouver’s Devin Rajala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 31 2011 – Vancouver, BC – The Whistler Spirit Run, presented by Rio Tinto Alcan, set for September 24, 2011 is pleased to announce that the first recipient to receive the Frank Reynolds Memorial Bursary is North Vancouver’s Devin Rajala.

The Frank Reynolds Memorial Bursary is awarded each fall to a graduating student athlete who plans to continue their athletic career and education.  The Whistler Spirit Run administers and funds the Bursary.  […]

By |August 31st, 2011|News|0 Comments

Whistler Spirit Run Donates to KidSport – Again!

Whistler Spirit Run donates to KidSport – again!
Organizing Group for The Spirit Run makes donation in support of KidSport ™ BC

For Immediate Release:

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 23, 2011 – Vancouver, BC – The organizers of the Whistler Spirit Run recently presented KidSport BC with a cheque for $2,500.00, a portion of the net proceeds from the 2010 event held last September at Whistler Olympic Park.

The Whistler Spirit Run, part of the Vancouver Sun Run Series and Lower Mainland Cross Country Series, is a Cross Country and Trail running event featuring […]

By |August 23rd, 2011|News|0 Comments

Whistler Spirit Run & SierraSil Expand 2011 Sponsorship

Whistler Spirit Run & SierraSil

Expand 2011 Sponsorship

Close to $ 3,000.00 in Prize Money Offered

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 16, 2011 – Vancouver, BC – The Whistler Spirit Run, set for September 24th at Whistler Olympic Park is pleased to announce that SierraSil have agreed to expand their sponsorship agreement for the 2011 event.   For the first time ever, SierraSil will be awarding the prize money to both the “Open and Masters” category (40+) race in the following increments for both top female and male athletes.

1st Prize – $ 400.00 / 2nd […]

By |August 16th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Hotel Deals

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Great Room Deals in Whistler with Our Partner Hotels

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 7, 2011 – Vancouver, BC – The Whistler Spirit Run, presented by Rio Tinto Alcan, set for September 24, 2011 is very pleased to announce that we have once again partnered with the following top hotels in Whistler – The Pan Pacific Village Centre and The Pan Pacific Mountainside, The Whistler Hilton Resort & Spa and The Coast Blackcomb Suites at Whistler.

The Whistler Spirit Run, part of the Vancouver Sun Run Series […]

By |July 7th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Whistler Spirit Run Registration Now Open Register Early and Receive a Free Asics Spirit Run Shirt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 28, 2011 – Vancouver, BC – The Whistler Spirit Run, presented by Rio Tinto Alcan, set for September 24, 2011 is very pleased to announce that on-line registration is now officially open via www.whistlerspiritrun.com.

The Whistler Spirit Run, part of the Vancouver Sun Run Series and Lower Mainland Cross Country Series, is a Cross Country and Trail running event featuring something for everyone at Whistler Olympic Park. It is the realization of the late coach Frank Reynolds’ vision to have a mass participation cross country event […]

By |June 28th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Whistler Spirit Run Announce Rio Tinto Alcan as Presenting Sponsor & The Whistler Spirit Trophy – Relay Challenge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2011 – Vancouver, BC – The Whistler Spirit Run is proud to announce that Rio Tinto Alcan is the new Presenting Sponsor for the exciting event that will take place on September 24th, 2011. The Whistler Spirit Run, part of the Vancouver Sun Run Series, is a running competition that takes place at Whistler Olympic Park.  It features something for everyone and is the realization of Frank Reynolds’ vision to foster healthy communities throughout the region by providing funds to British Columbia athletes through charitable […]

By |June 9th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Corporate Profile: Crossfit Whistler

By Lesley Chang

Located on Creekside, next to the liquor store, they have an entire team here that participated in both the 5 and 10k race. In fact, one of their team members, Adam Reidy came in first in the 5k trail run. The team’s currently gearing up for the 4x2k relay.

Crossfit Whistler’s focus is on high intensity fitness training which includes everything from running to gymnastics.

h intensity fitness training which includes everything from running to gymnastics.

By |September 26th, 2010|News, The Runners Blog|0 Comments

Whistler Spirit Run Truly is For All Ages

By Lesley Chang

We’ve got a couple mommy runners out here with their babies! Moms Jenny Kyle (left) and Grace Tansley (right) are starting their kids Jackson and Fionn early in their running careers. They’ve already participated in the Family Fun run event earlier this afternoon!

There are plenty of other family events and even some competitive sport events still happening today and tomorrow up at the Whistler Olympic Park. Follow us at @WhistlerSpirit on Twitter for up to the minute news […]

By |September 25th, 2010|News, The Runners Blog|0 Comments

The Brougham Family

By Lesley Chang

Katie Brougham (in pink) came in third for the grades 7 and 8 1k race, but she was the first grade 7 girl to cross the finish line. At only 11 years old, she loves running and runs for her school. She’s also quite an athlete, active in cross country skiing but her passion is running for her school back in Bowen Island.

Mom Lisa says “The Whistler Spirit Run is a great way for families to get together and […]

By |September 25th, 2010|News, The Runners Blog|0 Comments

The Winners!

Grade 7 & 8 Girls  winners: Katie Weaver in 1st place (middle),  Teagan Rasche in 2nd (left), and Katie Brougham in 3rd (right)! Congratulations!

Grades 2 & 3 Boys winners: Ben Brownlie in 1st place (middle), Braydon Smith in 2nd (left) and James Johnston in third (right).

Grade 9 – 12 Boys winners: Lawrence Mo in 1st place, Devin Rajala in 2nd and nathan Wadhwani […]

By |September 25th, 2010|News|0 Comments