Bazan Bay start from 2015. Photo by Phil Ormonde
Bazan Bay start from 2015. Photo by Phil Ormonde

The fifth race in the Frontrunners Island Race Series – Synergy Health Management Ltd Bazan Bay 5K – takes place on Sunday, March 6 at 11 am. The race starts and finishes at Tulista Park, Lockside Trail, Sidney and is hosted by Team West Coast.

Runners can register online until 6 pm, Thursday March 3 at http://vira.bc.ca/series, or on Saturday March 5 at Frontrunners, 1200 Vancouver St. from 12 noon – 3 pm or on race day at Winspear Hall before 10:30 am. Race registration until March 3 is $30 for adults and $25 for students, on Saturday $35/$30 and race day fees are $40.

 “Everything is in place for another great event,” says Race Director, Wayne Coulson. “We attract some of the Island’s best athletes, and with registrations well over 500 so far we should see 600 at the start line on Sunday.”

 Bazan Bay 5K is followed by Comox Valley RV Half Marathon on March 20, and Sooke River 10K on April 3. All races are sanctioned by BC Athletics.

To register online for the series go to: http://vira.bc.ca/series/

Watch the race video here: VIDEO.