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Demi Marathon de Sherbrooke continues to increase in popularity and offers a half, 10K and 5K races. The signature half-marathon is generally flat with a few gentle rolling hills. All races start on the Jacques-Cartier Bridge and participants proceed into the park of the same name and follow a path along the river towards the city of Rock Forest. There they turn around and return to the bridge where they cross for a second time and complete a loop of…

An ever popular event on the Quebec trail racing circuit, Tour du Lac Brome offers a unique and challenging experience for participants of all abilities. For those craving a challenge, the 22.2K race takes place on Saturday, and navigates the rolling country roads of the Eastern Townships on a point-to-point course. The popular 20K on Sunday features a complete loop on the rolling hills around Lac Brome complete with incredible countryside views.  A 4.5K, 9K on trails and 5K ,…

The Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon is Canada’s largest and fastest marathon. One of two IAAF Gold Label marathon events in Canada, the race attracts thousands of participants, including a world-class contingent of pro athletes every year. The immensely popular half marathon features a flat and scenic tour of the nation’s capital including many of its notable and historic attractions. The 10K event on Saturday is also an IAAF gold-standard race and hosts the 10K Canadian Championships. In addition to the races, the…

The Mississauga Marathon offers something for every runner, including its signature fast and net downhill marathon course which is ideal for setting a new personal best or qualifying for Boston. The course is a point-to-point race passing through some of Mississauga’s historic neighbourhoods, and along the scenic Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail. The relay and half races run alongside the marathon on Sunday morning, while the flat and fast 10K and 5K races run on Saturday afternoon. All races end at…

The Merrickville Heritage Classic was created to encourage people to get outside and get active through recreational running and to promote good health for all through physical activity. The event offers three distances, 2K, 5K, and 10K to provide a choice for all levels of runners. All races are certified by Athletics Canada.  

Part of the Circuit de course à pied du Grand Montréal/Greater Montreal Running Circuit, the event takes in the Saint-Laurent district of Montreal. The 5K and 10K races start from the Ateliers Municipaux and run as a figure eight double loop making it ideal for spectating. The course is flat and fast, well-marked. Following the race, participants enjoy healthy refreshments and food at the cafeteria.    

Participez à une course hivernale et venez courir à L’Île-Bizard pour défier la côte de l’église, et courir sur un parcours unique, en famille. Les course de 5 et 10K sont certifier par Athletisme Canada.    

The Boxing Day Fun Run is a tradition dating back to 1974. Starting and finishing at Bowring Park West, the loop course is completed once for the 2K race, twice for the 4K race. Fee(s) $5 or a non perishable food donation

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The Art In Motion 10K now includes a 5K and 2K Family Race. This is a run/walk event set in the picturesque Humber Valley in Vaughan just west of Canada’s Wonderland. Beautiful fall colours are the canvas to this art themed extravaganza. A VIP finish incorporates the incomparable McMichael Canadian Art Collection to seal the deal on a unique racing experience. By the Numbers registration capped at 500 entrants Fee(s) $39-59 (10K & 5K); $29-49(2K); $35-45(5K) Charity Proceeds go to…

9RUNRUN was started as a way to show support for the region’s Emergency Services’ personnel, while encouraging health and fitness in the community. Started as a half-marathon, today 9RUNRUN also includes a 10K as well as a “2K” family run. Combining great fall weather, and the special atmosphere that comes from the participation of many members of Ottawa’s Fire, Police and Paramedics services, 9RUNRUN is an event to add to your running calendar. Fee(s) $75-90 (half); $50-65 (10K); 15-25 (2K)