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  • 1st. Season Starts

    June 25th, 2013

    A social Running Club starts with 9 participants in Langley, BC.
  • 3 More Locations.

    Sept – Nov 2013

    New participants from New West, Coquitlam and Abbotsford joined LatinRunners.
  • Intercity Running Sessions

    Sept – Nov 2013

    Maple Ridge, Port Coquitlam, Surrey, Kerrisdale, Stanley Park

  • Closing of 1st. Season

    November 2nd & 10th, 2013.

    18 LR cross 5k and 10k finish lines. Many of them for the first time!
  • 1st Grant

    November 2013

    LR wins its 1st. grant from the Gov. of Canada, BC Province and ViaSports.
  • Training Session

    January 2014

    9 leaders are trained as Running Coaches through BC Athletics and Lynn Kanuka.
  • 2nd. Season Starts

    February 8th/9th, 2014

    In the second season, 70 runners, 11 leaders and 9 clubs participated in LatinRunners.

  • CAAWS Nominates LR

    February 2014

    Canadian Association for Advancement of Women and Sport nominates LR as one of the best 12 national projects to promote sports among women.
  • Closing of 2nd. Season

    May 3rd, 2014

    65 LR cross the 5k/10k finish lines. In this event LR ran with families & friends.
  • Running Workshop

    May 25th, 2014

    60 LR take part in the Running Workshop facilitated by Olympic Medalist, Lynn Kanuka
  • 3rd. Season Starts

    June 1st, 2014

    3rd. Season starts: 125 participants, 25 leaders and 14 clubs (from Abbotsford to West Van)
  • LLuvia Meneses wins ‘Latin Inspirational Award’

    July 2nd, 2014

    LR Founder LLuvia Meneses wins ‘Latin Inspirational Award’ by LatinCouver in the Athletic Achievements Category.
  • Closing of 3rd Season

    August 24th, 2014

    70 LR cross the 5k/10k finish lines of the Running Room “The Dam River Runoff”.
  • Training Session

    September 21st/22nd, 2014

    27 Leaders take part in a Two day training session with different workshops in Leadership, Nutrition, Personal Training, Kinesiology and Motivation.
  • 4th Season Starts

    October 4th/5th, 2014

    4th Season starts with 27 Leaders in 16 locations.
  • Closing of 4th Season

    November 22nd, 2014

    80 Participants ran 4k/8k MEC Langley race at Tynehead Regional Park in Surrey
  • 5th Season Starts

    January 17th/18th 2015

    5th season starts with the goal of running The Vancouver Sun Run 10k