2015 Le Chocolat Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K
NEWS! 10K National Age-Group/Masters Championships 2015
Canada's Largest Chocolate inspired Running Event!
A Mother's Day Primer
The only Run in the World that gives every Registrant an amazing Pelee Purse with 3L of White Chardonnay or Red Merlot Wine, Chocolate and a Chocolate inspired Finisher's Medal.
Two years ago we sold out in 4 days our 5K Run/Walk (we gave away Coach Purses). Last year we were the largest Spring run in Ontario this side of the Mississauga Marathon. Register early to guarantee your place in this Historic event. Windsor's only Half Marathon on Riverside Drive.
Can You Say Happy Mother's Day Primer?
Join us the weekend before Mother's Day for an amazing Half Marathon 21K (13.1miles), 10K and 5k Run/Walk out of the trendy Walkerville BIA. The event starts in Walkerville and utilizes the gorgeous Windsor waterfront and Riverside drive for all races. Participants will enjoy firemen at the water/aid stations (lets plan for some twisted ankles that day) a great finisher's Le Chocolat inspired medal (all races) and of course lots of Chocolate inspired treats. Stay after the race to enjoy all the shopping and great dining in Walkerville. This year all participants get a 3L box of wine (red or white) that is shaped like a purse (must be 19 years of age or older to pick up wine)!
Join us for Windsor’s only Half Marathon that has the beautiful Detroit Skyline as your course backdrop. The Half Marathon goes from the Bridge to Lauzon Road, utilizing the most shoreline course in North America.
Absolutely NO RACE DAY RACE KIT PICK UP. You must pick up the day before, at our RaceKit Pick up site River Front Plaza, 370 Riverside Drive East.
The Start/Finish line is at Walkerville Brewery at 525 Argyle Rd. The event will start at 9:00am rain or shine. No refunds. Due to the high cost of putting on the event, we ask that you please click the charity link and donate today or at the run. Make a Fireman Happy donate to Sparky's Toy Drive.
The Chocolate Zone
Soon announcing a special sponsor for the Chocolate Zone located at the end of the Finish Line. We have developed a new process with gift boxes made for every finisher. Each box contains a variety of Chocolate and goodys for the Chocolate lover in you. New security protocols will be in place to make sure you get yours.
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Introducing the 2015 Bling! This years Chocolate inspired medals are delicious.
Race Kit pick up will be at 370 Riverside Drive East at the Riverfront Plaza Festival stage across the street from Caesars Windsor on the waterfront. We will be inside beginning on May 1 at 3:00pm to 8:00pm and again on May 2 from 10:00am to 6:00pm.
There is tons of parking at the stage and it is easy access in and out. Friends can pickup for each other. The person picking up needs a photo ID and no one under the age of 19 can receive the wine swag.
Pelee Island Winery have patented the amazing Pelee Purse. We are the only Run in the World that gives away a 3L box/purse of wine. Every registrant gets one in the 5K, 10K and 21K events (must be 19 years of age or older to collect at race kit pick up). That is how we say Happy Mother's Day!
Holiday Inn Dowtown Windsor -430 Ouellete Ave, Windsor, Ontario N9A 1B2 (519)256-4656
2.5km from the start/finish line.
Holiday inn in the City Centre area welcomes you with a great package for all you needs. Call and ask for the Le Chocolat/RunningFlat room block. Starting at $114.00 Can/night BOOK NOW
Caesars Windsor - 377 Riverside Drive East, Windsor, Ontario N9A 7H7 (800)991-8888
2km from the start/finish line.
Caesars welcomes runners with a special package for you as only Caesars can do. Book today by calling and asking for the Le Chocolat/ RunningFlat room block or click this special offer starting at $225 Can/night BOOK NOW
The Half Marathon has pacerettes to help you achieve your goal! Join us for an amazing run! Thanks to Marathonpacing.com
Typical RunningFlat aid station every 2K with Port-a-Johns so you never have to worry just enjoy the run and scenery of running on an iconic course, Riverside Drive overlooking the Detroit River.
Every aid station has water and RunningFlat Fuel (Lemonaid) and a runners aid kit.
May 3 9:00 AM EDT - Half Marathon
May 3 9:15 AM EDT - 10K Run/Walk
May 3 9:30 AM EDT - 5K Run/Walk