CAN I MAKE NAME CHANGES AND DISTANCE CHANGES TO MY REGISTRATION?
Due to the number of inquiries and requests for name changes and
distance changes, we have designated a specific timeframe
in September to receive and make changes to existing
participants of Melissa's Road Race 2013 event.
click here for more information regarding making changes.
I GET ANOTHER BIB TAG ON RACE DAY IF I FORGET MINE AT HOME?
There will be no replacements made on race morning. No Bib Tag =
MELISSA'S ROAD RACE A FUNDRAISING EVENT?
Melissa's Road Race does not solicit sponsorship dollars.
is the mandate of our event, to provide for our participants, the
very best, hospitality driven, running event in Canada. To that
end, Melissa's provides and pays for all the rental items, entertainment,
food and beverages, as well as insurance, licenses, t-shirts and
Road Race is not a fundraising event but has chosen over the years
to donate any profits generated from our road race, back into the
IS THERE A CAP ON THE NUMBER OF RUNNERS?
The 22 km has been capped at 1,500 runners because of quotas imposed
by Parks Canada and The Town of Banff.
THERE A WAITING LIST I CAN SIGN UP FOR?
There is no waiting list because we accept 10% more entries than
the quota, to address the no-show factor.
I NEED A PARK PASS?
National Park Pass
IF I SEE WILDLIFE ON THE COURSE?
in Banff National Park
ELSE IS THERE TO DO IN BANFF NATIONAL PARK?
National Park Visitor Activities
Canada - Important Bulletins
CAN I GET TO THE RACE WITHOUT TAKING MY CAR?
Town of Banff Bus
Routes and Parking
Melissa's Restaurant and Road Race are hiring 2 extra buses to make
special runs to Central Park. The buses will run from The Voyageur
Inn along Banff Ave. Anyone can ride the "Runners
Express Bus", just realize that it will only
be going as far as Central Park, and then returning along Banff
Ave. to pick up more runners.
Schedule to be announced...
Melissa's Runners Express Bus is free. However, if you choose to
make a donation, the money will go to the Banff Daycare Society.
All runners are encouraged to leave their cars downtown; THERE
IS NO PARKING ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE BRIDGE!