Celebration Square: 2017 Mississauga Marathon Start Line

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.

Full Marathon*: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=7006909

Half Marathon*: http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=7006917

*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