Kids Races

We do Kids Races, and we have fun with it!

 Fred Meyersponsors THE KIDS RACES

After the race take a picture with Fred Bear at the Finish Line with your Award Certificate!

Kids Marathon Vancouver WashingtonNote: the price for the kid’s races is determined by the age of the child.

Kids Fun Run

  • Wave 1: ages 3-6 years old or any kid(s) running with their parent
  • Wave 2: ages 7 & 8 years old with NO parents
Kids 1K (.62 miles):
  • Wave 1: ages 5 & 6 years old with NO parents
  • Wave 2: ages 7-12 years old with NO parents

Please note: The Fun Run is for kids 8 years old and under. All kids age 9 years or older must register for the Kids 1K. We encourage kids to participate on their own, but provide one race wave for parents to run with their kid(s).

  • Pre-registration: $7 (ages 3-6) & $10 (ages 7-12)
  • Day of Race $15 (all ages)
  • Race is capped at 300 kids!

PLEASE REGISTER YOUR KIDS EARLY – Help us Plan! (Day of race registration will not guarantee the size of Kids T-Shirt)
Please only sign up for this race if your kids are capable of running a half mile or more!

Thank you!

All Kids Races are after the Adult Races.
Please allow enough time for traffic and parking – arrive early!

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Included in the Kids Race

Race T-shirt
Race Bib
A Fred Meyer "Award Certificate" from Fred Bear!
A Kids "Goodie Bag"

FRED BEAR will be attending the Festivities!

Kid's Zone

Professional Child Care while you run!


$10 per child :: ($5 per additional; 4 max)


 Potty trained :: ages 3 to 10 :: only for participants

Your child will be in a secure area for the time period of the race. Wrist Band check-in system, with activities, games, a bouncy house, and more. Along with paid staff/volunteers to watch your kiddos while you participate in the event.

The area is open to the public after ALL the children have been connected with their parent/relatives.

Please sign the waiver and present it on race day -
Waiver (this will save time)

You can also register on-line for the Kids Zone – please bring your receipt & waiver

Event Date & Schedule

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Event Start

Registration Opens
Kid's Zone
Gear Check-In
15k Run
10K Walk/Run
6K Run
Kids Races
Award Ceremony
6:45 AM
7:00 AM
7:15 AM
7:45 AM
8:20 AM
8:20 AM
10:00 AM
10:45 AM

Registration/Packet Pickup

Packet Pickup

Saturday 3/1/2014
10AM ~ 2PM
Fit Right NW Vancouver
16020 SE Mill Plain Blvd., Suite 113
Vancouver, WA 98684

Registration Includes

  • Food/Snacks
  • Professional Race
  • Race Shirt
  • "Goodie Bag"
  • After Party: Music & Fun!
  • Volunteer


    We are always looking for volunteers! We can't make it happen without you!

    Sign up here to volunteer at the Fort Vancouver Run - Volunteer

    Location & Course Maps

    Fred Meyer Grand Central Shopping Center

    2500 Columbia House Blvd.,
    Vancouver WA 98661

    (Get Directions)

    6K | 10K | 15K

    Kids 1K

    Contact Us

    Questions about Registration?

    For General Questions

    Energy Events
    C/O Fort Vancouver Run
    P.O. Box 70068
    Vancouver, WA 98685

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