Mountain Madness Trail Running

What's New

  • Brigade Race has been cancelled for September 2023. Some forest service roads, bridges and trails were damaged in 2021 flooding and there is no set date for repairs.
  • Fat Dog 120 has a new owner: Erik Bird.
  • Trail work starts in June. See schedule


About Mountain Madness Trail Running

Created in 2004, Mountain Madness formerly hosted races and trail running clinics on Vancouver’s North Shore. With an amazing team, we currently host the Brigade Trail Race in the interior. Fat Dog 120 is now owned and managed by Erik Bird.

We Also

  • Provide trail work for trails we run.
  • Assist racers with fundraising.
  • Work closely with other organizations such as BC Parks, Friends of Manning Park, Fat Dog Sawyers, and BC Backcountry Horsemen to help maintain trails.



Running Gear




Physio and Rehab




Race Calendars



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