Friday August 25, 2017    8:00 p.m.

Region of Waterloo International Airport, Breslau, ON

#TheRunway

This is a special event. Run entirely on the runway of The Region of Waterloo International Airport, this year's new start time (8:00pm on a Friday) means you're running under the big runway lights! Warm up on the taxiway, run a loop of the tarmac - it's an incredible experience. 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 3th year of Family, Fitness, Friendship and Fun
  • Free technical t-shirt to the first 300 entrants
  • Awards are performance based - go for the gold!
  • Explore all historical results and records at results.runwaterloo.com
  • POST RACE: draw prizes, pledge prizes and refreshments 
  • Completion Certificate with the "2017 Completion Sticker" (Collect each years' sticker to complete your certificate)

Run Waterloo: inspiring community through running.  

Registration Fees - 333 Spots Remaining

2 Mile Race

Individual

Dec 10 - Jun 25 Current Price $30.00
Jun 26 - Aug 20 $35.00
Aug 21 - Aug 23 $40.00

2 Mile Fun Run/Walk

Individual

Dec 10 - Jun 25 Current Price $25.00
Jun 26 - Aug 20 $30.00
Aug 21 - Aug 23 $35.00

Run Pure

This event is part of Run Waterloo's Run Pure series.  Run Pure

These events are exactly what you want from a run: a great course, t-shirt, post-race food, awards, and all the family, friendship and fun you expect.

Explore all Run Pure events. 

Hosted by The Region of Waterloo International Airport

Flying from Waterloo Region has never been easier. Daily, non-stop scheduled service to Calgary with WestJet, and Chicago with American Airlines with connections to over 250 destinations in 40 countries. Weekly seasonal service December through March to Orlando with WestJet and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic with Sunwing.

The Region of Waterloo International Airport actively contributes to the communities in which we live and work. We support and participate in many local events and also encourage our employees to get involved by volunteering.

We hope you enjoy the opportunity to experience The Runway!  

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 inTo 2 Weberlyn Crescent, Conestogo N0B 1N0 by Tuesday August 22 at 5:00 p.m. 

Drop off: At Runners’ Choice, 55 Erb St E, Waterloo by Tuesday August 22 at 5:00 p.m. 

Online: Right here at www.RaceRoster.com by Wednesday August 23 at 6:00 p.m. 

After these dates, entries will only be accepted on Race Day at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane, beginning at 6:30 p.m.


RACE DAY - KIT PICKUP and REGISTRATION

Will take place at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane, from 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.  There is no parking at the Operations Centre.  Please see 'Race Start Location and Parking' details below.

Race Start Location and Parking

The following Race Day activities will all take place at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane.

  • Race Day Kit Pick Up
  • Race Day Registration
  • Start/Finish Line
  • Post Race Festivities  

There is NO parking at the Operations Centre, and NO participant or spectator drop offs will be permitted at the Operations Centre.

THERE IS NO PARKING PERMITTED ON NEW GERMANY LANE, COBER ROAD OR LONSDALE ROAD. THESE ARE EMERGENCY ACCESS ROUTES AND MUST REMAIN CLEAR AT ALL TIMES.

Parking for this event is located at the Air Terminal Building, off Fountain Street North.  The Parking Fee is a flat $4.50 per vehicle for the day.

The only transportation to the Operations Centre is through the provided shuttle buses.

Shuttle buses will transport participants and spectators from the Air Terminal Building to the Operations Centre from 6:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

Shuttle buses will transport participants and spectators back to the Air Terminal Building starting at 9:00 p.m.

For a map indicating parking locations and the location of the Operations Centre, please click here.

Course Details

This flat and fast event will be run entirely on the runway of The Region of Waterloo International Airport in Breslau.

The 2 Mile course is one loop of the runway.

Results will indicate your 1 Mile split time.

For a Map and Elevation profile, please click here.

Time Limit:

All participants must be off the runway by 8:50 p.m. with no discretion.  We value the support of The Region of Waterloo International Airport, and trust you understand our position.

Runway Restrictions:

For safety reasons, the following will not be permitted on the runway:

  • headphones or personal music devices
  • bicycles
  • skateboards
  • roller blades
  • animals
  • food or any disposable items such as gels, cups, bottles, etc.

Strollers are permitted.

Awards (for Race participants only, not Fun Run/Walk participants)

Awards in the 2 Mile Race are performance based.

MALES

Gold Pin - under 11:30 minutes

Silver Pin - under 13:30 minutes

Bronze Pin - 13:30 minutes and over

FEMALES

Gold Pin - under 12:30 minutes

Silver Pin - under 14:30 minutes

Bronze Pin - 14:30 minutes and over

 

COURSE RECORDS WILL BE MAINTAINED, UPDATED AND POSTED YEARLY AS FOLLOWS:

INDIVIDUAL AGE CATEGORIES (MALE AND FEMALE):

  • Open
  • Masters (40 +)
  • Up to 7
  •   8 -   9
  • 10 - 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 - 74
  • 75 - 79
  • 80 - 84
  • 85 plus

INDIVIDUAL WEIGHT CATEGORIES: 

  • Male       180 - 199 lbs
  • Male       200 plus   lbs
  • Female   150 - 169 lbs
  • Female   170 plus   lbs
 
 

Results

Computerized timing and race results by Chiptime Results. Results will be available race day, and after the race at results.runwaterloo.com

Sponsors

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

 

RW  Saucony Runners Choice Mike Forgrave M&T Michael Hewitson Shoppers Drug Mart Staebler REACT


Photos

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

Event Schedule

  • August 25 06:15 PM EDT - Shuttle buses begin transportation from Air Terminal Building to Operations Centre (until 7:45 p.m.)

  • August 25 06:30 PM EDT - Kit Pick Up begins (until 7:45 p.m.)

  • August 25 08:00 PM EDT - 2 Mile Race Start

  • August 25 08:07 PM EDT - 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk Start

  • August 25 08:15 PM EDT - Post Race Food and Refreshments (until 9:00 p.m.)

  • August 25 08:50 PM EDT - All Participants must be off the runway

  • August 25 09:00 PM EDT - Shuttle buses begin return transportation from Operations Centre to Air Terminal Building

Contact Information

Event Location

4881 Fountain Street North, Breslau, Ontario N0B 1M0

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