Tag Archives: 1M/1.6K

The Moustache Miler is an all volunteer-organized event benefiting the Movember Foundation.  Focused on community and empowerment, the event is geared towards families, seasoned runners, and first-time racers. Take part in either the Mile or the 5K event, then stick around for the post-race party and enjoy a beer, massage and maybe a turn on the dance floor. Sweat it out this Movember, have some fun, get your heart rate up, and join the conversation. Charity Movember Foundation

The Harriers Bob Reid Magical Mile is hosted at Thetis Lake Park, using the gnarly trails north of Upper Thetis Lake. The course is rugged with hills, boulders, roots, puddles, a creek crossing, and bedrock. This is a time trial format where every runner will start at 10 second intervals to spread out the field on the course so it is just you running against the clock with little or no passing. Fee(s) $20-30 Charity Harriers Foundation

The Edmonton High Street Mile race was initially conceived as a series of 1-mile races along the straight and flat, 102 Avenue to Edmonton’s High Street shopping centre to draw attention to the merchants. With the success of the first year, the race was turned into an annual event. The High Street Mile now combines an individual Mile race, a kids 1/4 Mile, and a corporate team challenge all to fund-raise for the Alberta Medical Association’s Youth Run Club. Fee(s)…

Originally conceived to celebrate Scotland’s 800th Anniversary, Perth’s World Record Kilt Run is now an annual event and continues to be as popular as ever. The Kilt Run offers its traditional 5 miler race as well as a one-mile race. Fee(s) To be confirmed Charity  MS Society of Canada  

The Masich Mile takes place on the track at Masich Place Stadium.  This event is designed to draw entire families out for a bit of summer fun at the track.  It features an individual mile race, four laps and nine metres around the track, or a team relay, teams of four run a lap before passing the baton to the next member. Fee(s) $10

Miramichi River Runners host series of races throughtout the year.

The Squamish Days 8K course is an accurately measured fast, flat, out-and-back route with a paved shoulder, minimal traffic and is friendly to wheelchair athletes. There is also a Stroller and Team Division. The “Flashback Mile”, commemorates one of the first runs held in Squamish. This event is popular with kids, but there is also an open adult category – perfect for those just getting into running or those who prefer speed to distance. Post race includes draw prizes, awards…

The Islendingadarurinn 10 Mile Road Race is the flattest, fastest, point to point race course in Manitoba. Race day registration and the starting point will be in Winnipeg Beach. The course travels north along Hwy #9 to Gimli and finishes at the pavilion park. Fee(s) $20-25    

The Runners Soul Fifth Ave Mile is a run and festival in the heart of Lethbridge to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Runner’s Soul (Lethbridge’s specialty running store). Runners will enjoy a fast, flat route down Fifth Avenue South, finishing on the Civic Track. Plan to spend the day and invite your friends and family to the post race festivities at the Civic Track including food trucks and vendors. Fee(s) $20-25

A Canada Day tradition, Canada Day Limestone Mile is organized and supported by the Kingston Road Runners Association in support of its charitable causes. It’s four short races in one morning with team competition as well. The course for this classic race distance is two loops finishing in front of Boucher Park. Fee(s) $25-30 Charity Kingston Interval House