Celebration Square: 2017 Mississauga Marathon Start
The Start Line for the Full Marathon, Marathon Relay Challenge and Half Marathon will be moving to Celebration
Square for 2017! The first kilometre of the race will begin at
201 City Centre Drive, with runners heading east on City Centre Drive, turning
right onto Kariya Drive, and then heading west on Burnhamthorpe Road. This new
start will affect the first kilometre of the course, which will then continue
with the same route from previous years, beginning at the first kilometre.
For a map of Celebration Square, please click
here. For a route map, please see the image below. For a more detailed
route map, including elevation, please click the appropriate link below.
*Route maps are not exact, and are an
approximation of the certified route, which is why the total listed distance
may be longer than the actual distance.
Full Marathon Certification: ON-2010-119a-BDC
Half Marathon Certification: ON-2010-118a-BDC
The distance has been re-measured by
Athletics Canada, and the certification numbers are as follows:
Full Marathon: ON-2010-119a-BDC
Half Marathon: ON-2010-118a-BDC
All parking locations will remain the same,
with adjusted drop-off and pick-up points for the shuttle buses. The new
staging area at Celebration Square will include a stage and large screen,
allowing participants to engage in a pre-race warm up before the race. All
amenities, such as free baggage check, Information Tent and Medical Tent, will
be within Celebration Square.
This change in Start Line will not affect the
MNP 10KM, 10KM Student Relay, Novo Nordisk® “Hazel” 5KM or 2KM Fun Run/Walk.
All events will still finish at Lakefront Promenade Park.
For more information regarding parking,
shuttle buses and schedules for each event, please select the event from the
dropdown menu at the top of the page