The Frontrunners Vancouver Island Trail Running Series is Vancouver Island’s premiere trail running series that takes runners off, the roads and on to some of the most amazing trail networks in Western Canada.
Starting at the base of Mt. Maxwell in Burgoyne Bay Provincial Park, athletes climb to the summit of Mt. Maxwell to spectacular views of the Cowichan Bay and Gulf Islands. Athletes then tour around Mt. Maxwell Provincial Park before descending back down to Burgoyne Bay then ascending the final climb up Mt. Sullivan before returning to the Start/Finish area. Sport Short Course follows the same route however, turns down Mt. Maxwell just before the main summit.
Gutbuster Long Course – ~17km – 1020m Vertical Gain
Sport Short Course – ~10.5km – Vertical Gain TBD