About Us

Your city, your races. Run Calgary partners with our city's most beloved institutions showcasing beloved organizations, spaces and causes  through exceptional events. Create lasting memories and new traditions when you sign up for, train and participate in any of our annual events. Scroll down to learn more!

Mission + Values

Our Mission

Run Calgary enriches lives and fosters community through exceptional fitness experiences.

Our Vision

We aspire to grow lifelong runners who give back.

Our Values


We connect people, charities and partners through year-round collaboration, and vitalize our community by promoting healthy, active living and fun social engagement.


We listen carefully to our employees, volunteers, participants and stakeholders, and we operate in shared respect,truth, and transparency. We behave ethically and strive to do what is right.


We embrace original ideas. By consistently evaluating our processes and challenging ourselves, we use our passion and collective knowledge to enhance the participant experience.


Through our aim to deliver inclusive and accessible events, we embrace our duty to be stewards of our lands and resources, and consistently strive to minimize the environmental footprint of our events.


We put the safety of people first. From conceptualization to execution, safety is at the heart of what we deliver for participants, volunteers, staff, spectators and partners.


We inspire individuals and communities to achieve what they never thought possible.

Our Impact

Run Calgary events, including the Calgary Marathon race weekend, bring more than 25,000 runners together annually. Collectively, our events raise over $600,000 annually for local charities and contribute to the health and vibrancy of our communities.