Over the weekend we met with the Rupert Runners executive, and made the difficult decision to cancel this years Skeena River Relay due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. This has been a very hard decision to make, and we are equally as sad as you, however there is too much uncertainty as to what the next few months will look like.


Team Captains have been sent details on how to proceed. Please reach out to them for more details.

If you have any questions at all, please reach out to us.


Stay healthy, stay happy, and keep running strong.


Rheannon Brooks & Anna-Marie Prohaska

Race Directors

Skeena River Relay 2020


The 140-kilometre relay takes place in one of the most scenic areas of British Columbia. Starting at Prince Rupert, the “Ocean Gateway of the North”, following Highway 16 along the majestic Skeena River, known to the Ts’msyen people, on whose territory the race takes place, as the “River of Mist”, the course wind its way between towering granite cliffs and lush rain forest to finish in Terrace.


Ten stages of varied lengths, ranging between 10km and 21km


Saturday, June 6, 2020


JUNE 5 – 4-6 PM - Prince Rupert Racket Center

Team captains (or their designated person) must pick up their T-shirts and race bibs. Any changes to the race plans can be made at this time as well. If team captains cannot be at the meeting, they must advise the race director who will be picking up their packages in their place.

Followed by Team Captain Meeting at 6-6:30 PM



Thanks for reaching out! The Skeena River Relay team will get back to you as soon as possible!

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