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Posted: November 2, 2015:  

Athletics: Registration for The 2016 Vancouver Sun Run opens today

All participants to receive Tech Shirt from Alanic Apparel

Vancouver, BC - Registration opens Monday, November 2nd for the 32nd annual Vancouver Sun Run presented by BlueShore Financial scheduled for Sunday, April 17th and for the first time in The Sun Runís history, registrants for this yearís 2016 race will receive an exclusive technical running shirt with moisture wicking control.

The Vancouver Sun Run presented by BlueShore Financial is pleased to announce its new partnership with global athletic apparel leader Alanic, based in Hollywood, CA and originating from down under in Australia. Working with Alanic, The Sun Run will be upgrading its traditional white cotton participant t-shirt to a specially designed, limited edition blue and black Alanic HydroLyte Tech shirt. All individual, corporate and youth team registrants will receive the new tech shirt free with registration. Plus, early bird prices will be the same as last year until the early bird deadline of January 31, 2016.

"We are delighted to announce our new partnership with Alanic and ecstatic that we can offer added value to each of our participants while still maintaining last yearís early bird prices. I canít wait to see thousands of people at the start line proudly wearing our new technical shirts that we designed with Alanic," comments Patricia Wu, Co-Chair of The Vancouver Sun Run.

As a brand founded on high quality service, healthy living, and fitness for all, Alanic is thrilled to partner with the largest 10K race in Canada. Alanic International has forged a worldwide reputation as the invisible hero of endurance sports and fitness by boasting a proven track record of manufacturing for industries, promotional companies and brands throughout the US, Australia and Europe. The Vancouver Sun Run shares common values with the Alanic brand and quickly established a design for a tech shirt that running types of all skill levels will be proud to wear.

"Alanic is thrilled to partner up with The Vancouver Sun Run." said Johnny Beig, Senior Vice President. "Our brand is at the forefront of the apparel industry and we canít wait to showcase our products to The Vancouver Sun Run participants."

Although Alanic has been in North America for some time, the sponsorship between The Vancouver Sun Run and Alanic is the biggest in Canada for the company.

Registration for the Vancouver Sun Run opens today with early bird pricing in effect until January 31st. The 2.5K Shaw Mini Sun Run will see early bird registration stay in effect until March 31st.

Registration Fees 
Individual 10K (until Jan 31): 
$49.00 (plus fees and GST) 
2.5K Shaw Mini Sun Run (until March 31):
$22 plus GST (Under 18 years)
$35 plus GST (18 years and older) 

Adults or escorts must accompany children in The Shaw Mini Sun Run - all adult escorts or parents must register. There is no fee for adult escorts or parents unless a t-shirt is requested. All kids registered in the Shaw Mini Sun Run receive a paint-your-own cotton t-shirt and a box of paints.

About the Vancouver Sun Run

The Vancouver Sun Run is Canadaís largest 10K road race and the 3rd largest timed 10K in North America. The Vancouver Sun Run is open to international elite competitors, recreational runners, joggers and walkers, wheelchair competitors, teams, schools and children.

The 2016 Vancouver Sun Run presented by BlueShore Financial is Sunday, April 17th at 9 a.m. in downtown Vancouver. The 2.5K Shaw Mini Sun Run starts at 8 a.m. For more information, visit or call 604-689-9441. Also follow The Vancouver Sun Run on twitter @VancouverSunRun, like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram.

About Alanic

Alanic, headquartered in Los Angeles, CA with global presence in Australia, New Zealand, U.K, and S.E. Asia has the following mission: Dress the Universe. Alanic employs more than 200 people around the globe and is quickly becoming an elite player in the running, fitness and lifestyle world for apparel and merchandise.

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