About the Race
Overview
This unique event brings together participants to compete in challenges, decipher clues, and find their way to the next pit stop in Vancouver and surrounding areas. After the race, participants will enjoy a complimentary, healthy barbeque dinner and official winner's ceremony. This event is going to "wow" participants and we know that it will show continued growth with an increase of people racing every year. We are going to put on a great event and raise much needed funds to support important programs and services offered right here in our community. Our goal is to raise enough funds for 10,000 meals!
Why Race
The Awesome Race will raise funds ultimately making a significant impact for those affected by HIV/AIDS. Your participation enables us to continue this essential work in our community and adds a voice to the importance of a healthy well fed community.
  • This event sends a positive message about the importance of joining in and supporting community.
  • The event creates awareness of A Loving Spoonful and our services on the streets of Metro Vancouver.
  • This event raises funds so that clients receive delicious and fully prepared meals to people who are often too ill to shop, plan and prepare food themselves.
  • A Loving Spoonful's services also allow clients to remain in the comfort of their home while ensuring that their nutritional requirements are met.
Race to raise funds for those in need. Race because nobody living with HIV/AIDS should be hungry. Race because healthy choices and exercise, builds resiliency and promotes positive attitude. Race because this is going to be a memorable and fun event.
Who Races
This community event will bring together teams of two to enjoy a race around the beautiful city of Vancouver and surrounding areas. Ages 19+ are welcome to race, but we require that you are in good physical and mental condition. The 1st place winners of the race receive the GRAND PRIZE of $2400 CASH sponsored by Dignity Memorial ($1200 per team member).
  • Awards go to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd placed teams with the title “Awesome Race Winners”.
  • The team that raises the highest amount of pledges will get a head start in the race and ‘Rock Star Pass’ allowing the team to bypass any one challenge. *restrictions may apply.
  • Teams that raise more than $1000 may receive special prizing and acknowledgement.
Event Day
Date: to be announced

Check in and Registration starts at: 11:00am
  • Location: to be announced
  • Cost: $50 per person, and the responsibility of each team to raise a minimum of $500.
  • Breakfast: Enjoy a hot cup of coffee, muffins and nibbly bits to get your energy roaring for the race.
Race officially begins at: 12:00pm
The route travels around Vancouver and surrounding areas with clues leading to the next location.
On-site Services
  • Registration & ticket table
  • T-shirt & official badge pick-up area
  • First Aid Station
  • Complimentary Breakfast Bar
The Awesome Race Dinner and Official Winners Ceremony
After the race on Sunday, September 24th join us for a delicious meal and official winner's ceremony. Location: IT'S A SECRET! More information to come!
Need Help?
Please contact Anne Marie Espiritu at 604-682-6325
or email annemarie@alovingspoonful.org.