The Starting Block 10K

February 16th, 2020 - Lavington, BC



February 16 - 10am start time.

Hosted by: The Kal Rats.



Lavington Elementary School - take Hwy 6 east from Vernon. Turn right on School Road just past the Petro Canada gas station. Parking along School Road. Please do not park on Lavington Way at race start line.


Course description & map:

The 10 km route is flat or gently rolling. Combination of out-and-back and loop through rural-residential and agricultural countryside, all paved. Expect ice and snow.

The 3 km route is all paved, flat loop and out-and-back. NOTE: 3 km is not timed, is not part of IRA points or standings, and there are no placings or awards for 3 km.

Water stations at approximately 3 km and 8 km

Washrooms at race start and medical support on site.

Refreshments, awards, and draw prizes following race.

Course map



Entry fee:

Starting Block 10K - $35

3K Run - $8 sign up on day of race

Additional fee of $10 for Saturday or day of race registration.

BC Athletic members deduct $3.


Sign up:

Online sign up is not yet open.


Package Pick-up

Saturday February 15, 3-5pm. The Starting Block 3100, 29th Avenue, Vernon, BC.

Day of race until 9:50 am at Lavington Elementary School, 9715 School Road, Lavington, BC.

Saturday or day of race registration until 9:30am but costs $10 more.

February 16 Lavington

Race 1 of the IRA Road Race Series.





Race director: Darlene Wood





Title Sponsor of Road Race Series:

Canadian Tire logo

Title Sponsor of Cross-Country Race Series:

Starting Block logo

Shoes provided by:

New Balance logo

Bronze sponsors:

Cool Running logo
Peach City Runners logo
Fresh Air
New Leaf Physiotherapy

And for the support from:

BC Athletics logo