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The race date for 2017 will be Sunday, July 30th. The race cap for 2017 has been reached.  Click here to register only if you are completing a relay team or have been issued an invitation to register.

Note: This year's race was capped at the first 325 registrants.  

What are the race categories?

The race categories are full marathon, half marathon, relay and half marathon walk.  Every participant must register themselves and indicate their agreement with the waiver.

Relay teams of two, three or four runners are allowed. Each team member must register themselves, and all members of the team will need to identify the name of their team when they register.   Each team member must identify the leg, or legs, that they are running.  

Please note that only total time, not interval times, will be available for the relay event.

What are the age categories?

There are 4 age categories for Marathon and Half Marathon runners and walkers based on the age on race day:

  • Masters PP (Masters Plus Plus) 60 years and above
  • Masters P (Masters Plus) - 50 to 59 years 
  • Masters - 40 to 49 years of age
  • Open - 14 to 39 years of age

When is parental consent required?

Only runners aged 14 years or older on race day are eligible to register. Parental consent is required for all runners below the age of 19 years on race day. Young runners can register on line, but must submit a signed hard copy of the parental consent form (found here) when they pick up their bibs. Please note that bib packages will not be handed out unless parental consent forms are handed in for each runner under the age of 19.

How do I register?

Registration for the Yukon River Trail Marathon is ONLY available on-line. Every runner must register individually. If you are a member of the relay team, there is a place on the registration site for the name of your team. The race fee is payable on-line by credit card. On-line registration is available until the Wednesday just prior to the event, unless the race is sold out.

What are the fees?

The registration fee is $50 per person. The shirt is an additional purchase, not included in the registration fee and is optional.

There will be no refunds of registration fees. Registered runners who cannot run can however may pick up their race package or transfer their registration to another participant.

When and where do we pickup the race package?

Bib pick-up and orientation takes place on Friday, July 28th from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, and Saturday, July 29th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Sports Life located at 305 Main Street in Whitehorse. Pickup in Rotary Park is available only by prior arrangement with race officials. 

Race shirts

When you register you have the option of purchasing a race shirt.