(Victoria, BC – May 13, 2021) The Royal Victoria Marathon is excited to announce that it has become the fourth member of the 2021 Salish Sea Series. The other international series members are: Capital City Marathon, Olympia, WA; North Olympic Discovery Marathon, Port Angeles, WA, and Whidbey Island Marathon, Whidbey Island, WA.
Since the inception of the Salish Sea Series in 2015 hundreds of participants have registered and taken advantage of the savings that membership has brought to the events. Participants can register for the series package for $20 US and receive 15% off each of the individual races. In addition to the individual race merchandise, series registrants will receive Salish Sea Series swag and a medal.
“I am excited that the Royal Victoria Marathon has joined the Salish Sea Series,” said Cathy Noel, GM & Race Director, Royal Victoria Marathon. “We are supportive of the other events in the series and encourage participants to register. There are virtual options in the series this year, and we do hope we will be able to welcome runners and walkers to Victoria in 2022. We will also support the other events next year when we are able to travel.”
For more information and to register for the Salish Sea Series go to:https://raceroster.com/events/2021/48400/salish-seas-international-road-race-series-may-15th-october-31st-2021
Backgrounder – Salish Sea Series
Capital City Marathon – Virtually Through May 31Celebrating their 40th Anniversary this year CCM will be 100% virtual and consists of a marathon, half marathon, 5 mile run and kids event.http://www.capitalcitymarathon.org/
North Olympic Discovery Marathon – In-person, June 5 & 6 (Virtual until Dec 31)NODM consists of a marathon, marathon walk, marathon relay, half marathon, 10K and 5K. All events take place on the Olympic Discovery Trail between Sequim and Port Angeles.https://nodm.com/
Whidbey Island Marathon – In-person, September 12WIM has a marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K and a 1km kids run. A short drive from Seattle, the course provides picturesque ocean views, tranquil farmland, scenic back roads, waterfront coastline and snow-capped mountains.http://runwhidbey.com/
Royal Victoria Marathon – Royal Flush Virtual, May – OctoberConsisting of five events – 1 mile, 5K, 10K, half marathon and marathon. Do one, two or all five distances Great swag for every event including New Balance tech shirts for the 10K, half and full marathon distances.https://www.runvictoriamarathon.com/