We invite you to join us once again at the 12th Annual International
Discovery Walk Festival, Vancouver, WA, USA April 25-27, 2008.
Discount Registration Through March 15
Our discount registration rate of $8 per person per event is available
through March 15. You can register online or by mail. Registration is
open through the event for the regular rate of $10 per person per event.
Children age 12 and under are always FREE, but each group of children
must be accompanied by an adult registered for the event.
All events are IVV sanctioned. There is no "credit-only" category, or
free adult category, all pay the award price and receive an award for
Group and Team Discounts:
If you have friends looking to save money on the Discovery Walk Festival
registration, our Team Rate is in effect through the day of event. Teams
of 10 or more get the rate of $5 per event per person (the same as our
Earlybird Rate). They must register together at the Group Registration
Table, or pre-register. Teams who pre-register will receive a Team Award
as well as individual awards for the walks, bikes, or swims.
Group Packet: Through March 15, we extend that same low rate of $5 per
event to anybody who registers themselves and friends for a total of 10
events - which could be 3 people for 3 events and one more for just one
event - any combo you can think of. This rate is only available through
March 15. Use the Group Packet rate to buy 10 event coupons you can use
amongst yourself, friends and family for this low rate.
FRIDAY, APRIL 25: Mayor's Friendship Walk
Opening Ceremony 3:45 pm.
Start times: Anytime 4 - 6 pm. Finish by 9 pm.
Enjoy an easy 5 or 10 km walk seeing historic and scenic areas of Vancouver.
SATURDAY, APRIL 26: Walks
Choose your distance - Marathon 42K, 32K, 21k, 11K or 6K. Trail rated 2
(moderate) on paved surfaces with some hills. The 6K and 11K are
suitable for wheelchairs and strollers. The walk visits Vancouver parks,
greenways, and neighborhoods. Runners/racewalkers should start at the
end of their start period and carry their own water and snacks.
42K & 32K: start 7- 7:30 am, finish by 4 pm.
21K start 8-9 am, finish by 4 pm.
6K/11K start 8 am-12 pm, finish by 4 pm.
Family Fun 6K Walk: a special 10 am start time for our 6K (3.8 mile)
route will include fun for everyone.
SUNDAY, APRIL 27: Walks, Bikes, Swims
Choose your distance - 32K, 21K, 10K or 6K. Trails rated 2 (moderate) on
paved surfaces with some hills. The 32/21K distances will include a bus
shuttle – no dogs allowed on the bus. The 6K and 10K are suitable for
wheelchairs/strollers. The bike routes tour the western areas of
Vancouver. Helmets required, some rental bikes available. Two 300 meter
swims in the afternoon at Hough Pool (shuttle provided).
32K: board shuttle bus 6:45 – 7 am, finish by 4 pm.
21K: board shuttle bus 7:45 – 9 am, finish by 4 pm.
6K/11K start 8am-12 pm, finish by 4 pm.
25K/50K Bike start 9 am - 12 pm, finish by 4 pm.
Swims start 1:30-3:45 pm, finish by 4 pm.
Closing Ceremonies: 3 pm
Our registration, start, and finish will be in the Discovery Ballroom of
the Vancouver Hilton Hotel, which is to the left when you enter the
Hilton Convention Center.
We hope you enjoy the spring weather and get in some good walking! We
will see you in America's Vancouver in April!
Discovery Walk Festival
You can print the attached brochure, register online, or print the form
2008 Vancouver Discovery Walk Registration Form
New ____ Returning ____ Birthdate: ____/_____/_____
City, State, Zip, Country: _______________________________________
Email Address: _______________________________________________
If Team give Team Name:______________________________________
For Team, please write in the price of $5 per person per event and send
in all registrations together. You can add more people at the event or
transfer registrations to other people.
( ) Friday Walk ( )5K ( )10K
( ) Saturday Walk ( )6K ( )10K ( )21K ( )32K ( )42K
( ) Saturday 6K Family Fun Walk (starts 10 am - same as 6K)
( ) Sunday Walk ( )6K ( )10K ( )21K ( )32K
( ) Bike Sunday ( )25K ( )50K
( ) Swim Sunday ( )300m ( )600m Earn award and 1 IVV credit for 300m, 2
credits for 600 m.
Prices - Circle your choices
Price/person by by March. 15 / after March 15
1 day of walking $8 / $10
2 days of walking $16 / $20
3 days of walking $24 / $30
Bike Sunday $8 / $10
Swim Sunday $8 / $10
(swim includes 1 award, and 2 IVV credits for one price if you swim twice)
Child 12 and Under - Any Event FREE / FREE
T-Shirt - CIRCLE SIZE -- S M L XL 2XL 3XL $15 / $15
Group Packet: $50 / NA
(10 coupons each good for any 1 event, split them up amongst your
friends as you desire.)
Print and mail with payment payable to:
International Walk Fest
PO Box 2009
Vancouver, WA 98668
All US walkers must pay at the time they register.
Walkers outside of USA: Register by the dates shown and pay that price
Credit cards are only accepted via our online form, do not email us or
mail us your credit card information.
Registration is not refundable, but you may transfer it to another
Group Packet Information:
Online Registration at: