|June 7||The North Face Whistler Half Marathon||The fourth annual Whistler Half Marathon race takes place on a 21.1 kilometre course that includes Whistler’s main Village. Proving to be a hit with runners, this event sold out early in 2013. Course details and description here.|
|June 1, 22 & 29||Whistler Farmer's Market||The Whistler Farmers Markets are held in the beautiful Upper Village Market stroll and feature local produce from the Pemberton Valley and beyond. Wander through the open air markets and enjoy tasty artisan foods, local artists, musicians and face painting. Lots of outdoor fun with activities for families and children. Sunday Markets are held from 11 AM to 4 PM, Wednesday Markets from 3 PM to 7 PM|
|June 21 to July 14||Whistler International Allstar Hockey Tournament||Come watch the stars of tomorrow as teams from Western Canada and the US participate in 23 days of non-stop hockey action. This elite youth tournament brings together players ranging from 9 to 18 years of age, all with a high level of commitment to their sport. Games take place at Meadow Park Sports Centre. Spectators are welcome.|
|June 21 - 22||Tough Mudder||Tough Mudder events are hardcore 10-12 mile obstacle courses designed by British Special Forces to test your all around strength, stamina, mental grit, and camaraderie. . By running a Tough Mudder challenge, you’ll unlock a true sense of accomplishment, have a great time, and discover a camaraderie with your fellow participants that’s experienced all too rarely these days.|
|TBD||Comfortably Numb Trail Run||One of the most beautiful point to point races in British Columbia. The 25km Comfortably Numb course is an internationally recognized mountain biking route, and it's even more fun to run! The race starts at Wedgemont Lake, Lower Parking Area, 8 AM - 8:45 AM. Singletrack point to point from Wedgemont Lake Parking area to Spruce Grove Park|
|June 28 - July 5||BC Bike Race||BC Bike Race is far more than a race. While it may be the best seven days you've ever had on a mountain bike, that's only part of the story. BC Bike Race is an adventure and an experience. It's a tour of British Columbia's West Coast - the trails, the towns, the lifestyle. Friends and spectators will have an opportunity to congratulate the riders on their accomplishment on July 6 as they cross the finish line at Whistler Olympic Plaza.|
Great times had by all 12 guys!!!
Stayed at Crystal for a bachelor party. Had an amazing time, got some good runs in on the upper half. The location is unbeatable for the price! Stay here if you want to....be close to lifts, enjoy strolling the village, like to people watch out your window and wake up looking at the mountain with money in your pocket!
Brandon | USA