Bastion Run Club

Est. 1981
Nanaimo, British Columbia


Bastion Run Club is is a not-for-profit, member-led running club established in 1981 in Nanaimo, British Columbia.
We organize weekly workouts and social runs in a friendly and supportive environment. 
We are honored to train and compete on the traditional territory of the Snuneymuxw First Nation
Camaraderie. Nanaimo’s running community offers a number of weekly group runs : Road Running, Trail Running, Race Clinics and Track Workouts. We will help you find the run you want!
Competition. From The Island Race Series to the Vancouver Island Trail Running Series, The Bastion Run Club is the team you want to join. Nanaimo is full of committed and passionate runners - all of who have the opportunity to showcase their competitive talent, and passion for the sport, through the incredible number of participants in each race!
Community. The heart of our club is the desire and the ability to give back to the community we run with and through every day. We do this by supporting local athletes, donating to various community projects and awarding an annual scholarship to a current Bastion or Nanaimo Track and Field Club member.
Bastion Team Photo

I came to Bastion to improve my running. But what I found was a sense of community.

— Anonymous