Pumpkin Run | UBC Recreation

Welcome to the Pumpkin Run

October 27, 2017

Event Description: Celebrate the formation of UBC Point Grey Campus.

Want to increase your daily activity count with a scenic walk during your lunch break? No problem, come do it with a work colleague! Want to race for your Triple Crown? You can do that too! We've changed the format of this popular event so you can enjoy it even more!

This is the best way to celebrate the Fall, pumpkins and all it has to offer. You can take part in one of two ways: either as an individual on a 8km run/walk or as part of a four person relay.

  • Timing results for all.
  • Gift for all participant.
  • Post-event pancake lunch, smoothies, pumpkin themed food, beverages and celebrations.
  • Staff and family friendly; if you're walking, feel free to bring kids along too.


Event Format: Complete our 8k fun run with a team or as an individual! This event is a component of the Triple Crown award.

Timings: The run begins at 12noon. Pancakes and gifts on completion, awards at approx 2:50pm

Questions? Any questions about the event should be sent to im.events1@ubc.ca.

Registration Deadline: 5pm Mon Oct 23rd 2017

Team Roster Submission Deadline: 5pm Wed Oct 25th 2017

Event: 11am onwards, Fri Oct 27th 2017


  • Running Race from 12noon.
  • Pancake, smoothies and gifts on completion.
  • Awards at approx 1:20pm.

Timing for this event by our UBC Recreation Intramurals team. Result for all our Great Trek walkers and runners are here Great Trek Results 2016.

Please register online or at the Student Recreation Centre. Registration is open until 5pm Mon Oct 23rd 2017

Class Day(s) Times Start End Location Register by UBC Student CSC Staff/Faculty Public
Great Trek
- Individual
Fri TBC p.m. Oct 28 Oct 28 UBC Oct 24


71319 N/A 71317 71315
Great Trek
- Relay in a Coed, M or F Team
Fri TBC p.m. Oct 28 Oct 28 UBC Oct 24


71320 N/A 71318 71316

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