Registrants unable to participate in the Marathon or Half Marathon due to an injury and/or medical reason are eligible to receive a 50% discount on their registration for the following year, when they volunteer on Race Day at the Start Line. All applications must be received by April 22 – no exceptions.
Registrants unable to participate in the Marathon or Half Marathon due to an injury and/or medical reason, and who are unable to volunteer on Race Day, may apply to receive a 20% discount on their registration for the following year. All applications must be received by April 22 – no exceptions.
Note: Deferral discounts cannot be used in combination with other discounted race registrations, including student, senior, youth and charity pricing.
All runners deferring for medical reasons will receive a Deferral Discount Code at the beginning of September, 2019.
The only volunteer role option for 50% deferrals is at the Start Line. Please visit the volunteer registration page and enter the password below to unlock the start line position role "Deferral Policy Runners - Start Area Only".
Volunteer Registration Password: runvandeferral
Deferral Discount codes will expire on December 31, 2019. Please redeem your code before this date.
Deferral Discounts are available only for the 2020 BMO Vancouver Marathon only and do not roll over to any future events.
Looking forward to seeing you run healthy in 2020!