Flash - All Season Classic


  • Flash event: A loosely-organized, one-time group run organized by individual runners with the help of this website and the resources mentioned here
  • 50km on the Vancouver New Years Day 50km course. 
  • Out and back course through the most beautiful areas of the city
  • 80% trails, 20% bike paths
  • See the course description for the Vancouver New Years Run for details

When and Where?

  • Pick the date that works best for you then contact Club Fat Ass to publicize your Flash event on the listing of upcoming events so you have some company
  • Start and finish at Brockton Oval in Stanley Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


  • runners should be able to comfortably run 50km various terrain, are self sufficient and can keep  fellow runners entertained with stories for 4-6 hours


  • This is a Flash event and as such you have to work out your own logistics.

How to get to the start?

  • The start and finish is at Brockton Oval in Stanley Park in downtown Vancouver. Follow the signs as if you were going to the aquarium. Just past the aquarium, take the road to your right and follow it to Brockton Oval. Best to park in the lot nearest the change rooms, as that's where the start is. Note that it's pay parking.

How Much?

  • Free for Club Fat Ass members and non-members.  (Check out member benefits here)