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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 Marathon Longueuil is an family-oriented, urban race of  1K, 3.5K, 5K, 10K, 21.1K, and marathon distances. The courses are described flat and fast. A delicious post race meal is offered to every runner, accompanied by non-alcoholic cider and a beer. Fee(s) $75 (Marathon); $65(Half); $42-55 (10K); $37-50 (5K)

An event that highlights some of Wakefield’s most beautiful landscapes, the Covered Bridge Run offers multiple race options to suit every runner. All races cross the historical and oft-photographed bridge while the half-marathon offers the chance to also run up “Quad Buster Hill” as it travels along part of the Trans-Canada Trail through Gatineau Park. A shorter 10K trail run plus several road/trail combo races are also offered. Fee(s) $50-75 (Half- trail ); 35-60 (10K- trail) $35-60 (10K); $25-50 (5K);…

The BlueShore Financial Mother’s Day Run consists of a 3K, 5K and 10K run or walk in beautiful Stanley Park and Coal Harbour. All participants will receive a souvenir technical shirt and a gift bag filled with goodies. Moms will also be greeted at the finish line with a beautiful commemorative scarf.  Following the race, there is a Finish Line Festival, which includes activities for kids, champagne giveaways, and options for a decadent Mother’s Day Brunch at The Westin Bayshore. Fee(s)…

The Fredericton Marathon (Est. 1978) occurs annually on Mother’s Day weekend and offers race options from 5K to the Boston Qualifying marathon. Participants enjoy flat and fast courses on the roads and trails along the majestic Saint John and Nashwaak Rivers. Runners will take part in point-to-point races with a separate start and finish line at Queen’s Park Square Participants in 10K, half marathon or full marathon events will have the opportunity to cross the Westmorland Street Bridge. By the…

The Mudpuppy Chase Road Race is an opportunity for new and experienced runners alike to take part in one of Waterloo Region’s most unique road races. This annual family friendly event draws runners of all skill and promises to be a fun and rewarding morning starting at the Columbia Ice Field Athletic Centre in Waterloo. Fee(s) $35-50 Charity Local children’s charities in the Waterloo area

Fire up your headlamp and Light Up the course as you offer your support to cancer survivors. Gather your family, friends and co-workers to join this fun, walk or run, and lend valuable support to Wellspring Calgary and to those people in the community living with cancer. All distance options start and finish Eau Claire Market and follow parts of the Bow Valley pathway. Charity Wellspring Calgary

The Winterman Marathon, Relay, Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and 3K are all an official event of Ottawa’s biggest and best winter festival…. Winterlude. The course runs out and back on the Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway, when the weather permits, affords a view of the nation’s capital from alongside the Ottawa River. Be sure to dress warm as it is almost always frigid this time of year. Fee(s) $120 (Marathon); $95 (Half): $57 (10K); $50(5K); $40 (3K)  

A Toronto tradition since 1980, The Balmy Beach Canoe Club hosts an annual New Years day Run-Walk. The event is a 9K or 3K Fun run beginning at the Balmy Beach Club at the foot of Beech Avenue. There is a hot lunch served post run. Fee(s) $40

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Santa Pur-suit is a festive annual run in Kitchener-Waterloo. Running before the Santa Claus Parade you will find hundreds of jolly runners and walkers making their way down Weber Street. All participants will receive a full Santa Suit which consists of a jacket, pants, hat, beard and belt, and the entire Santa Suit must be worn during the event. Besides being a fun seasonal event, this is also a race, with award medals and every finisher earns a custom finisher ornament. Fee(s) $40-60…

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