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Beard Run
Inaugural Beard Run - Calgary

Beard Run is a 5km Fun Run that celebrates living a healthy, bearded lifestyle while raising awareness for mental health.

All beard types are welcome, even if you aren't bearded. If you aren't bearded, fear not as we have a cool surprise for you in your swag bag that'll make sure you're living the bearded lifestyle, even for if its just for a day.

Come out and enjoy the first ever Beard Run hosted in Calgary's East Village and enjoy a quick rip around the River Walk Pathway and the quaint little neat space in the middle of the city that is St Patrick's Island.
Enjoy great, unique event swag, a beer on us in the East Village (must be 18 Years or older) and the company of those living the bearded lifestyle.

Swag includes:

Unique Finisher Medal (aint one out there llike this)

Custom Event Trucker Cap

Beer Ticket for Post Race Mingling (Over 18 Only) at National on 10th from 12PM

Sweet Custom Race Bib

Plus other bits and pieces we will surpise you with!

The Route:





Registration fees

Adults Registration Closed

Adults (Over 18)

  1. CA$50.00
    Sep 30 - Nov 24

Minors Registraiton Closed

Minors (Under 18) ID will be checked at package pickup. Runners under the age of 10 Years Old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

  1. CA$45.00
    Sep 30 - Nov 24

Thank you for supporting Beard Run - Calgary

Thank you for registering for Beard Run 2016, Calgary Edition in support of Mental Health and Wood's Homes.

Get that beard length up to keep you warm and keep the bearded lifestyle strong.

Package Pick up is at East Village Experience Centre at 553 Riverfront Ave SE.

Please esnure you bring proof of registration and ID to collect your race pack.

Package Pick Up Times:

Friday: November 25th 12:00 pm - 6:00pm

We can't wait to share a morning of living the bearded lifestyle with you while getting in a run with beards of all shapes and sizes.

See you on race morning.

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Anonymous CA$500.00
2 Kathleen Miller Jobson CA$100.00
3 Chris Suddaby CA$100.00

Top Fundraisers


Mike Miller

Raised: CA$600.00


Jennifer Wedel

Raised: CA$500.00


Tim Korthuis

Raised: CA$390.00

Event Schedule

  • November 25 12:00 PM MST - Package Pick-Up Inside East Village Experience Centre

  • November 25 6:00 PM MST - Package Pick-Up Closes

  • November 26 10:25 AM MST - Race Briefing

  • November 26 10:30 AM MST - Race Starts

  • November 26 12:00 PM MST - After Party and Draw Prizes - National on 10th

Contact Information

Event Location

East Village, Calgary, AB, Canada

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