Registration closes at midnight, October 11, 2018

NYC Marathon lottery promo

There is no need to be disappointed if your number was not picked by the NYC Marathon lottery! Signup for 2018 CanLake50 instead! Use coupon code 'NYC' and receive $5 off of your registration fee! Promotion code is valid until March 10, 2018.

Registration fees

  • $70 until May 12, 2018
  • $75 from May 13, 2018 until June 12, 2018
  • $80 from June 13, 2018 until July 12, 2018
  • $85 from July 13, 2018 until August 12, 2018
  • $90 from August 13, 2018 until September 10, 2018
  • $95 from September 11, 2018 until October 11, 2018

Club Membership Discounts

Email if your'd like to set up discount code for your running club/training group


  • $60 until August 13, 2018
  • $40 until September 13, 2018
  • No refunds after September 13,  2018
  • Email to request the refund

No Transfers and No Deferals

NEW in 2018 - referral refunds

New in 2018 is referral refund program:

  1. Sign up for the race and receive confirmation Email
  2. Inside of your confirmation Email look for following text:Remember to invite your friends with your special URL ([XXXXXX]). If they sign up from that link, you are eligible for a refund up to $5.00 after 1 friend sign up.
  3. Share your personalize referral registration link via Email, via Facebook or any other means;
  4. Receive $5 refund after someone registers for 2018 #CanLake50 using personalize registration link you shared.

Share your personalized registration link as many times as you wish ooruntil your registration fee is fully refunded

For example: let's say you paid $70 to register for 2018 #CanLake50:

  • Refer 1 friend and receive 1 x $5 = $5 refund.
  • Refer 5 friends and receive 5 x $5 = $25 refund
  • Refer 14 friends and receive 14 x $5 = $70 refund or max refund you can receive.

Please note that your friend must use your personalized referral registration link in order for you to receive $5 refund.

Switching courses until October 11, 2018

You can switch course you selected at time of registration to different one until October 11, 2018 at no extra cost. For example - if you are training for 50M but perhaps had to skip a week or two of your training for various reasons you can switch to ether 50M early start or to 50Km until October 5, 2017. Also you can switch from 50Km to ether 50M Early Start or 50M regular start.

There is no limit of how many times you switch the course throughout the year as long as you make your final decision by October 11, 2018.

In order to switch the course you can do it yourself via logging into or Email, state your name and course you want to switch to.

Win the race and race is on us!

Starting with 2017 race overall race winners - 50 Mile and 50 Km, male and female - registration fees will be refunded.

Cross the finish line 10 times and the last race is on us!

Starting with 2017 we will refund your registration fee after your tenth successful finish at Canlake50!