The Casablanca Classic 8K and 3K race is an opportunity to run through Fifty Point Conservation Area. This is a flat and fast course. As part of the Niagara Running Series, expect a well organized event. Fee(s) $45-55(8K); $30-40(3K) Charity Grimsby Benevolent Fund
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. Fee(s) $90-120 (Marathon); $71-95 (Half); $42-57(10K); $37-50 (5K); $30-40 (3K)
The Stony Mountain Run is hosted by the Stony Mountain Community Association as a fundraiser for walking/cycling trail construction. Fee(s) $20-30
The Fort McMurray marathon is a day of outdoor fun & fitness. The day-long event festivities have something to offer all levels of runners and spectators, including music, food, prizes, and family fun. Runners can choose between marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K, or 3K distance options. The routes wind through the city and portions of the Thickwood Trail system on a wonderfully scenic course.
The Demi-Marathon Saint- Francois is a certified Half Marathon course. The race also offers a 8K, 5K, 3K, or 1K distance option.
The Gatineau Parc Ultra is for both the new trail runner and the experienced. Expect excellent singletrack, tough climbs, and a fun vibe at the foot of the mountain for your crew. This is one of Canada’s must-run trail races. Fee(s) $15-40
The tri-Unity Challenge is a 21K, 10K, 5K or 3K event, go on your own or partner up with some friends. Then stick around and enjoy a yoga cool down with certified instructor Shelley Enns of Shell’s Fitness and Soul Center.
East St. Paul Canada Day Super Run is designed to promote a healthy lifestyle while celebrating Canada’s Birthday. This fun, family friendly race has become a popular event on the community’s calendar. Choose between a 10K, 5K, or 3K run/walk distance option, and enjoy a morning filled with physical activity.
Celebrate Canada Day by running for a good cause. The Canada Day Bash is a fun event combining 4 different distances (3K, 5K, 10K and 10 Mile). Fee(s) $30-40 Charity PEI Humane Society
The Waterloo Classic is Waterloo Region’s oldest and largest 10k race. The Father’s Day tradition began in 1978 and is still going strong, bringing families and the running community in general together for a fun summer morning. This race offers a strong and supportive community, live band, competitive field, great food and prizes, finisher medals, and much more. Fee(s) $45-65(10K )$40-60 (5K); $25-40(3K) Charity Women’s Sport Initiative Fund