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Robbie Burns 8k Road Race
Get OUT There magazine's 'Best Winter Event' , OMA 2015 8 k Road Race Championship

Come out to the 36th Annual Robbie Burns 8k Road Race and raise money for  JumpStart (Canadian Tire Kids Program).


Certified course - certificate #ON-2012-156-BDC

Winner of "Best Winter Event" by Get Out There Magazine.


This year our goal is to raise $3,000 for Jumpstart

When you hear the bagpipes,
it’s time to toe the line! 

Start Time - 9:30 am


 Best Costume Award




Ontario Masters Athletics (OMA)  2015, 8 k  Road Race Championship

The Burlington Roadrunners Robbie Burns 8k  has been selected as the Ontario Masters Athletics (OMA)  2015, 8 k  Road Race Championship,  part of the 2015 OMA Road Race Series. In addition to Robbie Burns age group awards, participating Ontario Masters Athletics  members will qualify for OMA award medals. The first three in each age group from 30-34 and up are eligible. Only OMA members qualify for its award category medals. 

Ontario Masters Athletics is an organization for athletes over 30. If you are interested in learning more about Ontario Masters Athletics, would like to find out how you can be part of the Road Race Series or how you can become a member, please visit their web site at

Registration fees

8K run Closed

Registration closed
    1. $40.00
      Sep 1 – Dec 31
    2. $50.00
      Jan 1 – Jan 21

8K walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $40.00
      Sep 1 – Dec 31
    2. $50.00
      Jan 1 – Jan 21

Post Race Snacks

The best post-race porridge you'll ever have with brown sugar and raisins. We also have bagels, bananas and of course the famous Clif Bars.

Race Kit Pick Up

Race kit pick up starts on Friday Noon at Foot Tool store in Burlington
 Friday 20th 1:00 - 6:00
 Saturday 21st 10:00 - 4:00
 Monday 23rd 10:30 -5:00
 Tuesday 24th 10:30- 6:00
 Wed 25th 10:30- 8:00
 Thurs/Fri 10:30-6:00
 Saturday 28th 10:00-4:00


Sunday January 25th (race day) pick up starts at 7:30am in Central High School

Bag Check

Bag check is available in the gym. A tag with your bib number will be attached to your gear. Bags are not supplied so please try to keep gear to one piece.


Please do not park at the No Frills Plaza. Parking is available behind the high school and also at Municipal lots #7 and #8 south of the school on Locust St., at Municipal lot #3 behind the No Frills Plaza on Brant St., and on-street parking south of the school (except in no stopping zones): southside of Baldwin, southside of Blenheim, west side of Locust and west of Hurd. 

Click here for parking map

Race Route

Click here for route map


Click HERE for results     tba on race day


Event Schedule

  • January 28 12:00 PM EST - Race Kit Pick Up Starts at FootTools

  • January 29 7:30 AM EST - Sorry NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION

  • January 29 9:30 AM EST - 8k Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Burlington Central High School, Baldwin Street, Burlington, ON, Canada

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