September 1 - 30, 2021

For those who wish to run virtually and raise funds for their charity of choice, we will be offering a virtual race registration where participants can choose their distance and run anytime, any place in a 30 day window to earn their swag and be eligible for prizing. 

Running together, a part.



The 2021 Scotiabank Calgary Marathon is hybrid, which includes a virtual component! We are excited to keep you moving and connected to your community; here's how.

Event Details

Date: Between September 1 and 30
Time: Anytime
Location: Your virtual run or walk can be completed anywhere, and on any surface (trail, road, treadmill, track, backyard, balcony).
Course Time Limit: None, take as little or as much time as you need.

What's Included

  • Commemorative 2021 race shirt (note this is 2020 event shirt)
  • 2021 Finisher medal (note this is 2020 medal)
  • Downloadable event badge
  • Personalized race bib 
  • Finisher's certificate
  • Digital leaderboards
  • Contests and prizing
  • Opportunity to raise funds for local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge
  • And a few surprises!

Virtual Overview


  • Purchase your registration between April 19 - September 29.
  • Depending on your selection, your swag will be available by curbside pickup, or mailed. 
  • Run your race sometime between September 1 and 30th. You can do it any time of day, any place, on any surface. Please adhere to local guidelines and restrictions at that time.
  • We encourage registered participants to track their run using RunKeeper, where your results will automatically sync with your Race Roster account and right onto the leaderboard.
  • Alternatively, screen capture any fitness app or watch (Garmin, Strava, Fitbit etc.) and manually upload you time. 

Virtual how-to Guide ›

How to use RunKeeper ›

All virtual runners have the opportunity to select a local charity to fundraise for. There are currently over 80 charities signed up for the Scotiabank Charity Challenge that could use your support.

Check out our charities ›

2021 Run Calgary Race Season


All registered participants will receive detailed instructions for completing their virtual race prior to the start of the race period.

Check out the FAQs ›

Dowloadable Bibs & Badges

Coming soon!

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Race Distances

For Every Experience Level & Ability.