Steveston Icebreaker 8K & New Balance 1K Kidsrun


7:30 AMRegistration Opens and Gear Check Available at Steveston Community Centre
8:15 AMRace Day Registration is CLOSED
8:30 AM1K Kidsrun Race Begins
8:35 AMRunners (8K) make their way to the Start Line
8:50 AM1K Kidsrun Race Closes
9:30 AMFood & Drinks served in the Community Centre
10:15 AMAwards Presentation Begins
10:30 AMCourse Closes
11:00 AMPost-Race Part Ends

Packet Pick Up

Thursday, January 17th, 2019 from 4pm – 8pm
At West 4th Running Room Store 
2112 West 4th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6K 1N6
Ph: (604) 225-0222 - Map

Special Note: There will be a special VIP 25% discount on purchases for all race participants during package pickup at the store.

Friday, January 18 - 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Saturday, January 19 -12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
At Richmond New Balance Store
1410-4771 McClelland Rd
Richmond, BC
V6X 0M5
Phone: 604-279-1550

Special Note: All Icebreaker participants get a 15% off merchandise at package pick-up location. Ask staff for details.

Directions & Parking

Free Parking is located at the Steveston Community Centre, parking lot directly across from the centre and/or street parking at Bayview Street, which is steps away from the start line. First come, first serve.

Post Race Party

From 9:30am onwards, food and beverages will be served inside Steveston Community Centre Gymnasium. There will also be free massages from Life Mark, community and road race booths, music, fabulous draw prizes, a stretching area and an award presentation for top overall male and female finishers.


There will a be the grand draw prize of two new pair of New Balance shoes – must be present to win one of the grand prize draws.

Results & Records


Results for the Steveston Icebreaker 8K will be posted online here upon the completion of the race. For past results, please click below.

2019 RESULTS | 2018 RESULTS | 2017 RESULTS | 2016 RESULTS | More Results


New Balance is a strong supporter of athletics and the Steveston Icebreaker 8K. Each year, New Balance offers up a $200 race bonus for both men and women who break a current course record.

8K Course Record

Tina Connelly
Adam Byles

Canadian 8K Record

Natasha Wodak
Peter Butler


I understand that this event is strenuous and physically taxing and in consideration of the Kajaks Track & Field Club accepting this application for entry into the Steveston Icebreaker, I hereby for myself, my heirs, executors, assigns or administrators, waive and release any and all rights of claims for damages or injury that I may sustain while taking part in this event, that I may have against the organizing club, its officers and volunteers, sponsors, City of Richmond, and Steveston Community Centre. Weather Conditions: Kajaks Track & Field will not hold responsible any party mentioned above for return of my entry fee if the race is cancelled due to force majeure. Conditions of Entry: Race registration is non-refundable. If you are unable to run and can’t transfer your entry, it will be cancelled.