Join us on Sunday, September 3rd for the Running Factory 5K Footrace & Kid's Dash on a closed course (course closed to traffic) on Erie St E. Choose from a 5km Run/Walk or Kids dash (an event for the whole family). This family fun event will kick off the morning of the Tour di via Italia happening on Erie St. E. Come and experience the fun and festivities of the day starting with the 5km Run/Walk and Kid's Dash and stay for the excitement of the bike races to follow!
All proceeds for this years run go to WINDSOR ESSEX COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
NO REFUNDS - BIB TRANSFERS AVAILABLE
TOP MALE AND FEMALE OVERALL PRIZES
FIRST 100 5km REGISTRANTS RECIEVE A COMMEMORATIVE TECH TEE.
RACE PACKET PICK-UP AVAILABLE AT 836 ERIE ST. E BETWEEN 10:30 AND 11:30 AM SEPTEMBER 3, 2017.
AWARDS - TOP 3 MALE AND FEMALE OVERALL FINISHERS
The WindsorEssex Community Foundation (WECF), originally founded in 1983 as Heritage Windsor, is a perpetual community trust for philanthropic purposes. It exists to manage donors’ legacy funds, make grants to support local projects, and establish partnerships that last a lifetime. The WECF has established the Young Philanthropists—a group of local youth who are committed to inspiring philanthropy in Windsor-Essex. The Young Philanthropists have created their own endowment fund in which the proceeds from investment will be used to grant back to local youth serving charities today and forever. Learn more at www.wecf.ca.
For those pre-registered Race Kit Pick-up will be at 836 Erie St. E on Sunday September 3rd from 10:30AM-11:30AM
Raceday registration will be held at 836 Erie St. E from 10:30-11:30AM.
COURSE MAP COURSE LAYOUT
The course is completely flat with four corners and a lap distance of approximately 1.8km (the first corner is a traffic circle) The course will be closed for all races.
The start/finish line is located on Erie St. E between Marentette Ave. and Elsmere Ave. From the start line the course direction is clockwise in the order of Erie, Parent, Giles, and then Howard. The wheel pit is located at the intersection of Marentette Ave. and Erie St. E.
NEAREST HOSPITAL The closest hospital to the course is Windsor Regional Hospital - Ouelette Campus located at the corner of Erie St. and Ouelette Ave. It is 0.5km West of the race course. The Emergency entrance to the hospital is on Goyeau St. between Erie St. and Giles Blvd.
September 3 10:30 AM EDT - Registration
September 3 11:25 AM EDT - Kids Dash Start
September 3 11:30 AM EDT - 5km Run/Walk
September 3 12:30 PM EDT - Awards Ceremony
September 3 1:00 PM EDT - Tour di via Italia