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Ale Trail - Ugly Sweaters
Deck The Streets With Ugly Sweaters... and "Beer"

Bringing all of Calgary's Runners together for a great evening of fun and socializing after we #runcalgary

Get your run crew together, pull on Your Ugliest Sweater you have and join us for a mellow 6K run followed by a beer and some swag from National on 17th.

All Run Crews and Clubs Welcome.

Represent your crew, or come solo... It's open to all!

Sign up now under your run crew name, amass all the members or reps of your run crew and join for a 6K Jog from National on 17th, returning to the pub!

The Crew with the most sign ups - Its FREE... Wins Ale Trail December (Ulgly Sweater) edition Kudos and gets 2017 Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Registration Credit for any races of your chosing on race weekend.(Excluding any Confed 150 events) 

FREE Sign Up to Ale Trail December Ulgy Sweater gets you a beer ticket for post run. (limited to 150 runners total)

Date: Wednesday December 14th (Please Note: This Edition is 2nd Wednesday of December 2016)

Time: 6:15PM (Running by 6:30PM)

Where: National on 17th Ave

550 17 Ave SW, Calgary

Who: You and Your Run Crew! Or Solo, if you prefer it that way.

What: 6K Social Run, led by Calgary Marathon Operations Manager, Gavin Grobbelaar and Colleagues: Executive Director Kirsten Fleming and Marketing and Admin Manager, Erin Healey.

The Good Stuff: Beer Ticket with sign up, Prizing and announcemenmt of Snowvember winning crew plus January's Theme.


  • Ugliest Sweater
  • Largest registered run crew (biggest head count through FREE SIGN UP HERE) 
  • General Swag Giveaways
December Ugly Sweater Route Map to make it back for Beer.


See you all there in your Ugliest Sweater for beer, prizes, swag and just-plain old fun... all in the name of running! 


Registration fees

December Ugly Sweaters Closed

Get Beer, Get Swag Hang Out

  1. Free
    Dec 5 - Dec 14

Event Schedule

  • December 14 6:15 PM MST - Meet at National on 17th, Stretch, Get Loose

  • December 14 6:30 PM MST - Head out for Easy Run Loop Of 6K

  • December 14 7:20 PM MST - Back in the Pub Drinking Beer and Hanging Out

Contact Information

Event Location

Calgary, AB, Canada

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