Saturday November 4, 2017 11:02 a.m. Royal Canadian Legion, Cambridge (P), ON
Run in Remembrance. #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 9th Annual REMEMBERrun.
This event is part of Run Waterloo's Run Pure series.
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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 POLICY: All entries are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable. There are no exceptions once a person has registered.
After these dates, entries will only be accepted at Kit & Chip Pickup.
RACE WEEKEND - REGISTRATION AND KIT PICKUP
Race Kits & Chip Pickup will take place:
Registrations will be accepted at these times and locations.
INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES (one only per participant)
TEAM CATEGORIES (each participant can belong to any number of team categories)
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.
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.
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.
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.
11 KM & 5KM EVENTS - medals will be awarded (no duplication) to:
Computerized timing and race results by Chiptime Results. Results will be available race day, and after the race at results.runwaterloo.com
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
Check out our website at RunWaterloo.com for thousands of race photos - all free to download.
November 4 9:00 AM EDT - Race Day Registration and Kit Pick Up begins
November 4 10:55 AM EDT - Pre-race Ceremony
November 4 11:02 AM EDT - Race Start
November 4 12:00 PM EDT - 5 KM Awards Ceremony
November 4 12:45 PM EDT - Pledge Presentation
November 4 12:50 PM EDT - Draw Prizes
November 4 1:00 PM EDT - 11 KM Awards Ceremony
Lloyd Schmidt, Race Director