Run to EMpower

Emilie's Run Ottawa, Ontario

Endeavouring to highlight remarkable local talent and honouring the memory of Émilie Mondor, the first Canadian woman to run sub-15:00 in the 5K and a member of Canada’s Olympic team at the 2004 Olympics. The evolution of ‘Emilie’s Run’ to ‘Run to EMpower’ was inspired by Emilie’s advancement of womxn’s running in Canada, her perseverance through her own battles and her support of all runners. Run to EMpower includes a performance race for womxn, who can complete the 5k in…

Springbank Road Races

Springbank Road Races London, Ontario

Springbank Races have a rich history over the 55 years of road racing in London. The Half Marathon course is a small loop of Springbank Park followed by an out and back loop through the Thames River Path system, and the 5K is an out and back loop of the Park. Charity Bereaved Families    

Thornbury Turkey Trot

Thornbury Turkey Trot Beaver Valley Community Centre, Thornbury, Ontario

The Thornbury Turkey Trot is a family friendly run on Thanksgiving weekend. Sign up for the Half Marathon, 10K, or 5K events, registration includes a custom neck gaiter, race bag, and draw prizes courtesy of our local businesses. Make the most of your long weekend and enjoy the beautiful fall weather.  

Royal Victoria Marathon

Royal Victoria Marathon Victoria, British Columbia

For 2022, The Royal Victoria Marathon is back to hosting the marathon, half marathon, 8K and kids run.  For over 40 years the Victoria Marathon has given runners the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the area and experience the wonderful community spirit of the City of Victoria. The in-person event will be subject to Provincial Health Orders at the time of the race.      

Ottawa Fall Colours Marathon

Ottawa Fall Colours Marathon Orleans, Ontario

Held annually on the Thanksgiving long weekend, Ottawa Fall Colours takes place at the Cumberland Heritage Village Museum just east of Ottawa and features a number of family-friendly running events and pre- and post-race festivities.  The marathon course is in fact a 21K out-and-back style loop that marathoners must complete twice and features a scenic backdrop to the nation’s capital.    

Granville Island Turkey Trot

Granville Island Turkey Trot Granville Island, British Columbia

This Thanksgiving Day event is a well-organized, flat and friendly run that starts on Granville Island. The course loops over Burrard Bridge to the north side Seawall before turning at Science World and heading back along the south Seawall to the finish line on Granville Island. Charity  Greater Vancouver Food Bank  

Turkey Trot 5k

Turkey Trot 5K Fleetwood Park, Surrey, British Columbia

Calling all turkeys to beautiful Fleetwood Park. The 2nd annual Turkey Trot 5K run and walk will take place this Thanksgiving.  Each participant will receive a finishers medal, and there will be snacks and prizes. In addition there will be a free 400-meter dash for any kids that would like to run. Charity Surrey Food Bank

Prince Edward Island Marathon

Prince Edward Island Marathon Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

PEI Marathon weekend is a two-day event that includes categories for every runner or walker in the family. The Marathon is a scenic point-to-point course starting inside the National Park,  Brackley Beach Entrance and ends in downtown Charlottetown with breath taking scenery during the entire route. Event categories include: Marathon, Half Marathon, 16K Run & Walk, 10K Run & Walk, 5K Run & Walk, Corporate/Team Relay and Kids Run. New for 2022, the PEI Marathon offers a combo rate for…

Bridget’s Run

Bridget's Run Barrie, Ontario

Bridget's Run is a 5K or 1K run/walk in support Bridget’s Bunnies and the community partners providing bereavement support to families who have experienced pregnancy or infant loss. Complete your 1K, 5K or Bunny Hop at Centennial Beach Park, or at your own pace virtually.

Head for the Hills Trail Race

Head for the Hills Trail Races St. Catherines, Ontario

Head for the Hills is a 10K or 5K trail race organised by the St. Catharines Roadrunners & Walkers. Charity: Brain Injury Association of Niagara