Gopher attack

Sunday April 28 ,2024

   Gopher Attack 2024 Registration IS NOW OPEN  >>> 18 Years and Running!

·       Registration opened Saturday, January 6, with a two-day Early Bird Discount.

·       Race Day – Sunday, April 28-2024.

·       Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km & 5km distances.

·       Start/Finish in front of the Queen Building (100 Navy Way, Wascana Park).

·       There will again be a virtual option, with five distances, including 18km for our 18th anniversary… one fee gets you registered for all five distances.

·       In-person participants will receive a finishers medal, a unique Gopher Attack logoed tote/cooler bag , Track & Trail discount and entry for the random prize draw... virtual participants will receive the finishers medal and Track & Trails.

·       Marathon Matters club members will receive a $10 discount… annual club membership is only $16.03 and can be purchased at time of registration.

 Registration currently as low as $50 for the Marathon & Half Marathon for club members and $60 for non-members… $40 for the 10km & 5km for club members and $50 for non-members. Price increases on February 19th.  Virtual registration is $35.  Race Packet Pickup: For in-person participants, Queen Building, Saturday 1:00 -5:30 pm. and starting at 7:00 am. Sunday for those from out of town and those that are unable to pick up on the Saturday… we do request that, if possible, you try and pick up your packet on Saturday as it will be busy pre-race.  Virtual participants will receive their race packet by mail.

Race start times: Marathon/Half Marathon - 8:00;   5km/10km - 8:30.

 The event is a fundraiser for the MS Society of Canada and hosted by Marathon Matters Running Club!

 For further information & to register visit: 2024 — Gopher Attack 2024 — Race Roster — Registration, Marketing, Fundraising ... and follow us on Facebook.


Dale Harvey ,Race Director Gopher Attack 2024

Marathon Matters Running Club

2024 Course Maps

Full/Half Course map

5Km/10km course map

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Sunshine and Ski / Track & Trail opened in 1978 with the goal of providing Regina with world-class customer service and top-tier selection at every price point. Since then, Sunshine and Ski / Track & Trail has become southern Saskatchewan’s premier source for expert advice on a range of products that includes everything from alpine and nordic skis to running footwear and apparel.

Our friends at Track & Trail generously support our events each year and are quick to put their hand up when we need their help. Whether you're a novice runner training for your first race, or an elite ramping up for some serious competition, Track & Trail has the gear you need to succeed all year round. 

Thank you Track & Trail! 

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