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Saturday November 5, 2016   11:02 a.m.   Royal Canadian Legion, Cambridge (P), ON

Online Registration has closed, but you can still register on Friday or Saturday at the times and locations as listed below. 

IMPORTANT UPDATE!

Due to road construction, course routes have been changed.  Please click on the following links to see the new course routes.

2.5 KM  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6953407

5 KM  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6953379

11 KM  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6953382


Run in Remembrance.

Join hundreds in an unforgettable ‘Run to Remember’. It is our hope that every community across Canada will one day host and participate in a REMEMBERrun. Help create a legacy at the 8th Annual REMEMBERrun. 

It is our objective to organize a fun, safe and healthy athletic event for the citizens of Waterloo Region and beyond, while maintaining a community responsibility to local charitable organizations and their causes. All pledges will be donated to The Preston Legion Poppy Fund. With your entry you will help us reach our objective.

Show that you will not forget. Show that we will not forget. Show that we will remember. Show that we will keep the memory alive. Join your friends and fellow runners and participate in the 8th Annual REMEMBERrun.

HIGHLIGHTS

Legion
  • 8th Annual
  • NEW  11 KM distance
  • FREE Technical t-shirt to the first 500 entrants.
  • GREAT Draw Prizes.
  • FANTASTIC Fundraising Prizes.
  • EXPERT CHIP Timing and Results.
  • FREE Completion Certificate with the "2016 Completion Sticker" (Collect each years' sticker to complete your certificate).
  • ENJOY Family, Fitness, Friendship and Fun.
  • FREE Fabulous Post-Race Refreshments with Live Entertainment.

FOR RUNNERS, JOGGERS, WALKERS & FAMILIES OF ALL AGES & ABILITIES!

The REMEMBERrun 11 KM is is the fourth leg of the 2016 Battle of Waterloo IV. For more information, click here.

Registration fees

11 KM Closed

Individual

  1. $55.00
    Dec 1 - Nov 2

5 KM Closed

Individual

  1. $50.00
    Dec 1 - Nov 2

2.5 KM Closed

Individual, Fun Run

  1. $20.00
    Dec 1 - Nov 2

11 KM Family Closed

Family rate. The first two family members are full price, and every additional member is 50% off. **The discount only applies to every family member who selects one of the Family Rate options at a single transaction.**

  1. $55.00
    Dec 1 - Nov 2

5 KM Family Closed

Family rate. The first two family members are full price, and every additional member is 50% off. **The discount only applies to every family member who selects one of the Family Rate options at a single transaction.**

  1. $50.00
    Dec 1 - Nov 2

2.5 KM Family Closed

Family rate, Fun Run. The first two family members are full price, and every additional member is 50% off. **The discount only applies to every family member who selects one of the Family Rate options at a single transaction.**

  1. $20.00
    Dec 1 - Nov 2

Race Start

Gathering at the start line at 10:55 a.m., the run will start at 11:02 a.m. following a 2 minute silence and performance of remembrance music. The start line is at The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 126, 334 Westminster Drive N., Cambridge (Preston), Ontario.

Registration Options

REGISTRATION POLICY:  All entries are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable. There are no exceptions once a person has registered.  


PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINES

  • Mail in: To 2 Weberlyn Crescent, Conestogo N0B 1N0 by Tuesday November 1 at 5:00 p.m. 
  • Drop off: At Runners’ Choice, 55 Erb St E, Waterloo on Tuesday November 1 at 5:00 p.m. 
  • Online: Right here at www.RaceRoster.com on Wednesday November 2 at 6:00 p.m. 

After these dates, entries will only be accepted at Kit & Chip Pickup. All entry fees increase by $5 after pre-registration.  


RACE WEEKEND - REGISTRATION AND KIT PICKUP

Race Kits & Chip Pickup will take place:

  • Runners’ Choice, 55 Erb St E, Friday November 4, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Royal Canadian Legion (Cambridge - Preston), Saturday November 5, 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Registrations will be accepted at these times and locations.

Individual & Team Categories (11 KM & 5 KM Only)

INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES (one only per participant)

  • Age Categories: Up to 12  |  13 - 15  |  16 - 19  |  20 - 24  |  25 - 29  |  30 - 34  |  35 - 39  |  40 - 44  |  45 - 49  |  50 - 54  |  55 - 59  |  60 - 64  |  65 - 69  |  70 plus
  • Weight Categories:  Male 180 - 199 lbs, or 200 lbs plus       Female 150 - 169 lbs, or 170 lbs plus

TEAM CATEGORIES (each participant can belong to any number of team categories)

  • Parent/Child (2 person team)
  • Spouses (2 person team)
  • Corporate (min 3 person team)
  • School (min 3 person team)
  • Open (min 5 person team)

Course Details - NEW COURSES!

IMPORTANT UPDATE!

Due to road construction, course routes have been changed.  Please click on the following links to see the new course routes.

2.5 KM  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6953407

5 KM  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6953379

11 KM  http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/?r=6953382

PLEASE DISREGARD THE COURSE DESCRIPTIONS BELOW FOR THIS YEAR.  WE PLAN ON RETURNING TO OUR TRADITIONAL COURSES NEXT YEAR.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING DURING THE ROAD CONSTRUCTION ISSUES.

 

 

 

 

Gmaps: 11k | 5k

The 11 KM & 5 KM events are timed races, and the 2.5 KM event is not a timed race. The 11 KM & 5 KM courses are certified distances. There will be water stations on the course. Each KM will be marked. Times will be called at the Mile mark and the 5 KM mark of the 11 KM race.

Course Descriptions

11 KM & 5 KM:
Starting at The Royal Canadian Legion, on Margaret St. Run along Westminster Dr. to King St. Turn right on King St. Run past the cenotaph. Turn right into Riverside Park. Run through beautiful Riverside Park, along a boardwalk and over the Speed River exiting onto Russ St. Turn right onto Eagle St. N. Turn left onto Laurel St. Turn right onto Westminster Dr. Turn right onto Margaret St. to the finish line at the Royal Canadian Legion.

2.5 KM: 
Starting at The Royal Canadian Legion, on Margaret St. Run along Westminster Dr. to King St. Turn right on King St. Run past the cenotaph. Turn right onto Dover St. N. Turn right onto Margaret St. to turnaround point. Run back to Dover St. N. Turn left onto Dover St. N. Turn left onto William St. Turn left onto Westminster Dr. Turn left onto Margaret St. to the finish line at the Royal Canadian Legion.

Time Limit:

The time limit to complete the course is calculated at 10 minutes per kilometer.  Starting at the half way mark, if a participant does not reach a km mark by this calculated time, the participant will be asked to move to the sidewalk and finish the race as a pedestrian, unassisted by race support.  Participants are asked to familiarize themselves with the course route if this situation might be a possibility to them.  We wish to minimize traffic disruption caused by our event, and value the support of Police services regarding participant safety, and trust you understand our position.

Post Race

Enjoy a post race massage, live entertainment, draw prizes and a variety of refreshments following your run.

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DRAW PRIZES - only for Pre-registered participants

Grand Prize Draw: Beautiful T-Shirt Quilt!

Bonus Draw Prize: A pair of Saucony Shoes.

The winners name will be drawn in advance and posted at the Award pick up area.  You can claim your prize any time on race day.  Congratulations!

Awards (11 KM & 5 KM only)

NEW FOR 2016

We appreciate everyone's busy schedule, and thank you for making the time to participate in our event.  In order to help you get on with your busy day more quickly, as soon as the final results are calculated, participants can pick up their age/weight class/team category medals.  No more waiting through a long awards ceremony.  Of course, all unclaimed medals will still be available for pickup at Runners' Choice any time after Monday November 14, 2016.


11 KM & 5KM EVENTS - medals to:

  • Top 3 overall Male and Female, Open & Masters (age 40 plus)
  • Top 3 Male and Female finishers in each age and weight category, and
  • 1st place team in each Team Category.
  • $100 in prize money will be awarded to the top Open team in any timed event in which there are at least 5 eligible teams in the official results.  

RESULTS

Computerized timing and race results by Chiptime Results. Results will be available race day, and after the race at the Runners’ Choice store and on these websites:

www.chiptimeresults.com | www.RunWaterloo.com | www.runnerschoicewat.on.ca | www.roadraceresults.com/

Collect Fantastic Prizes With a Pledge of Your Support

FUNDRAISING PRIZES:

Minimum $50 in Pledges - Free Saucony Socks

Minumum $100 in Pledges - Free Entry plus Socks

Minimum $250 in Pledges - $100 Saucony Gift Certificate at Runners' Choice, Free Entry, Socks

Minimum $500 in Pledges - $200 Saucony Gift Certificate at Runners' Choice, Free Entry, Socks

Top Fundraiser - will receive a Free pair of Saucony running shoes at Runners' Choice

Sponsors

The sponsors recognized on this entry form have generously contributed financial support, products and/or services to The REMEMBERrun and we encourage your ongoing support of these generous companies and organizations.

 

WRS Saucony Runners Choice Mike Forgrave M&T Michael Hewitson Shoppers Drug Mart kw health connection Staebler Police REACT

Photos

Check out our website at www.RunWaterloo.com for thousands of race photos - all free to download.

Event Schedule

  • November 5 9:00 AM EDT - Race Day Registration and Kit Pick Up begins

  • November 5 10:55 AM EDT - Pre-race Ceremony

  • November 5 11:02 AM EDT - Race Start

  • November 5 12:00 PM EDT - 5 KM Awards Ceremony

  • November 5 12:45 PM EDT - Pledge Presentation

  • November 5 12:50 PM EDT - Draw Prizes

  • November 5 1:00 PM EDT - 11 KM Awards Ceremony

Contact Information

Event Location

Royal Canadian Legion, Preston, Cambridge, ON, Canada

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