Charitable Cause

Besides providing a forum for athletic competition, the Knee Knacker race has raised over $90,000 for various charities since its inception.
This year’s race will benefit the North Shore Search and Rescue team.
For further information, please click the logo below.

North Shore Rescue


Government Agencies & Land Owners

The Baden-Powell trail passes through many different jurisdictions over its 30 miles.
We have had wonderful cooperation from the following governing bodies, who allow our event to take place each year.

BC Parks

District of West Vancouver

District of North Vancouver

Metro Vancouver

Grouse Mountain

Corporate Sponsors

The Knee Knacker wishes to thank all our sponsors for their generous support of our event.
Please show your appreciation by using their products and services whenever possible.
Click on the logos below to go directly to their websites.

Once again this year Salomon West Vancouver are offering discounts to Runners and Volunteer: 20% Discount on Salomon Products; 10% Discount on Salomon S-Lab; 15% one-time Discount on Suunto Watches. Discounts good thru July 13th, 2019. (Volunteers: Please bring your confirmation email from Dennis Marchant).


Alkiss Water – What’s more important than water on-route for race day!!


Bremner Food Ltd – Through their generous support to our race year after year the folks at Bremner’s provide free beverages and funds to support the Knee Knacker!!



Bridge Brewing – Year after year Bridge Brewing generously supports Knee Knacker so everyone can enjoy some of their fine products at the party-in-the-park!! (You must be of legal age to enjoy)


CA5 Athletics

New Sponsor for 2019 – CA5 Athletics – makers of sustainable bamboo clothing kindly providing each runner with a Knee Knacker logoed “bambeeni”.


Clif Bar – generously providing their nutritional and delicious products for this year’s race!!



Core Running – Prizing to one runner and one volunteer prior to race day for 3 months of online coaching!! Runners can also receive discounts for online coaching! Contact Curb at for additional information.



Honey’s Donuts and Goodies – providing their coffee and goodies for trail day and race day! Located in beautiful Deep Cove!!


Langara School of Massage Therapy – Providing massages to Runners at the finish line at Panorama Park in Deep Cove!


Myodetox (formerly Pivotal Health of North Vancouver) will be offering Knee Knacker runners 5 X 60 minutes physiotherapy assessment and treatment sessions across any of their greater Vancouver locations. Myodetox is also sponsoring our electrolyte drink needs. 


Trail Runner Magazine – Winners in the open category receive annual subscriptions to this go-to publication!!


Stong's Market

New Sponsor for 2019 – Stong’s Market, North Vancouver’s NorthwoodVillage – Generously providing aid station supplies along the 30 miles of trail.