Walking in honour and memory of people affected by seizures
Let's make every step count! Carpe Diem!

On Your Marks…Get Set…Go: 4th Annual Seize the Day Event Takes on Epilepsy!

On Saturday October 28, 2017 at 10:30am, Epilepsy Southwestern Ontario (ESWO) will host its 1st Annual Seize the Day 5k Run / 2.5k Walk in Windsor; at Sandpoint Park,to raise funds for epilepsy education, support and community engagement programs for local communities in Southwestern Ontario. This fun filled family event will include a run and walk, followed by a community BBQ.

 

The Seize the Day 2.5k Walk & 5k Run supports individuals, families and members of the community affected by seizures and epilepsy. Whether you are walking to honour someone who passed away from a seizure, supporting those affected by epilepsy and seizures, or want to help raise awareness, we invite you to join us for this special occasion. Whether you run marathons, or just enjoy the casual walk, everyone is welcome to participate! We hope you can join us and help make this annual event an impactful one. 

Registration Fees

2.5K Walk Closed

Online registration does not include the race fees, these must be paid at the event or a drop off can be arranged with Christine Rossi-Wright via email at windsor@epilepsysupport.ca.. Collect $100 in pledges and your fee is waived. free for children under 17.

5K Run Closed

Online registration does not include the race fees, these must be paid at the event or a drop off can be arranged with Christine Rossi-Wright via email at windsor@epilepsysupport.ca. Collect $100 in pledges and your fee is waived. free for children under 17.

Event Details

Registration and Fees

Online registration does not include the race fees, these must be paid at the event or a drop off can be arranged with Christine Rossi-Wright via email at windsor@epilepsysupport.ca

Register in advance for $20 or at the event for $25

The event is free for any individual submitting at least $100 in pledges

Receive a free t-shirt and have your registration fee waived if you submit $150 or more in pledges

Registration fees and incentives apply to each individual member of the team

Run and walk is free for those under 17 years of age

Offline pledge forms available here. Please ensure all cheques are made payable to Epilepsy Southwestern Ontario.

 

Happening This Year

Would you like to run or walk in memory or support of somebody? Send your “I’m Walking For” pictures to windsor@epilepsysupport.ca

 

Walk as a Team

  • Register as a team! Teams must have a minimum of 4 people and must register in advance
  • Registration fees and incentives apply to each individual member of the team. (to receive a t-shirt each team member must collect $150 in pledges)
  • We have created a Team Captain's Kit for those who are interested in organizing a team for the event. Download here.

Event Schedule

  • October 28 10:30 AM EDT - Start Time

Contact Information

Event Location

10300 Riverside Drive East, Windsor, Ontario, Canada

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