FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2015 – Vancouver, BC.

August 12, 2015 – Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Spirit Run, presented by ASICS, set for September 13, 2015 at Jericho Beach Park, is very pleased to announce that we have partnered with Coast Hotels in Vancouver. Fantastic rates have been made available for booking by individuals or groups at either of these two great properties:

The Coast Coal Harbour Hotel, Downtown Vancouver – Rooms starting at $189.00 – Book Now!

The Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites, in Vancouver’s West End – Rooms starting at $169.00 – Book Now!

“We are excited to renew our partnership with the Vancouver Spirit Run as the event moves to its new home at Vancouver’s beautiful Jericho Beach Park.” said Robert Pratt, President of Coast Hotels. “Great local events like the Spirit Run are what make Vancouver such a special city to live in and visit and Coast Hotels are proud to once again be part of it.”

“We are absolutely thrilled to have Coast Hotels a part of the 2015 Vancouver Spirit Run” said Steve O’Neill, Board Member and Registrar of the organizing group of The Vancouver Spirit Run. “As a founding partner, going back to 2008, Coast Hotels have been a long-time supporter of our event and their generous contributions are greatly appreciated.”

The 2015 Vancouver Spirit Run takes place on Sunday September 13th and will see a diverse group of athletes cross the finish line. All athletes and teams – corporate, school, family, and fun groups are encouraged to register for this inspiring event.

About Coast Hotels:

The Coast Coal Harbour Hotel – Situated near the water, a stone’s throw from beautiful Stanley Park, as well as the bustling Gastown district and the renowned shopping on Robson St.  Guest rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows and sleek, yet comfortable, décor. You also have access to their top-notch fitness centre, pool, hot tub, Prestons Restaurant and more.

Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites – Explore everything Vancouver has to offer from its vibrant West End, just steps away from the world-famous Stanley Park and English Bay beaches. Every one of their spacious guest rooms features a private balcony—and many offer stunning panoramic views of the city, bay or mountains. Unwind at their 18,000-square foot fitness centre, including an indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna.

For more information please visit www.coasthotels.com

About The Vancouver Spirit Run:

The 2015 Vancouver Spirit Run, presented by ASICS, is set for September 13th, 2015 at Jericho Beach Park. The Vancouver Spirit Run, part of the Vancouver Sun Run Series, is a Cross Country and Trail running event featuring something for everyone at Jericho Beach Park. It is the realization of the late coach Frank Reynolds’ vision to have a mass participation cross country event while encouraging and supporting British Columbia High School and University athletes through charitable donations and scholarship programs.

“I believe that sport teaches you what is really worthwhile in life and how much you can get out of hard work, sacrifice, and commitment”. – Frank Reynolds

For more information about The Vancouver Spirit Run, visit www.vancouverspiritrun.com