Parks & Recreation

giants head run 40th anniversary (cropped)  

Since 1982 the Summerland Giant's Head Run has been a highlight of the community with both a 5km and 10km run. Join the fun and over $2500 in prizes.  This year we are celebrating our 40th anniversary and trying something new... a morning 9 am start instead of the traditional 6 pm start.  Thank you to everyone who participated, please take a moment to fill out the linked SURVEY to let us know your thoughts. 

Registration Options

In-person registration: At the Summerland Aquatic & Fitness Centre located at 13205 Kelly Ave.

On-line registration: 2024 Online Registration

Race Information

Package Pick-Up
Aquatic & Fitness Centre Meeting Room
13205 Kelly Ave, Summerland
Thursday May 30 4:00 - 7:30pm
Friday May 31 12:00 - 7:30pm
Saturday June 1 7:00 - 8:30am

Race Features
- chip timing
- $2,500 in draw prizes
- t-shirts guaranteed to first 400 competitors
- after race refreshments & snacks
- family fun zone inflatables & activities
- free post race yoga practice
- change room facilities and showers
- ribbons for all children 7 years old and under

Updates & Information:
Stay tuned to up-to-date information at our event page: Giant's Head Run - Facebook

Sponsorship – we are looking to expand our list of valuable sponsors to assist us to keep our registration fees affordable and offer race enhancements. For more information, please request a sponsorship package at the Summerland Aquatic & Fitness Centre or email

Volunteers – please email if you are available to assist with race preparations or during race day.

Visit SPORTSTATS.CA for the full race results.


 Image of Giants Head Run Interactive Map

An interactive mapping application has been created to show the Giant's Head Run 5km and 10km routes including the race direction, aid station locations and elevation profiles. By using this app, you acknowledge and accept the Disclaimer and Terms of Use. A simple version of the route map is shown below.

2019 Course Map