If you’re heading downtown Sunday you’ll want to leave the car at home.
The city streets will belong to sneakers and spandex Vancouver hosts the 2016 Sun Run.
Speaking on the Jill Bennett show Race Director Tim Hopkins says more than 42-thousand runners are expected for what is the largest running event in Canada.
“It is the third largest 10 k in north america, and it is a top 15 running event in the world. We’ve had years where we’ve been over 50,000, and the last few years its dipped down, but its nice to see the numbers are going back up this year and hopefully we can continue that growth. “
Widespread road closures will be in effect until the early afternoon.