The Alive to Strive Race day is filled with activities including the Three Amigos 1K fun walk/run, the Fresenius Medical Care 5K walk/run, the 5K team challenge and the 10K walk/run.
Les inscriptions tardives pour toutes les courses seront acceptées lors du ramassage des trousses de course (vendredi et samedi) ainsi que le jour de la course, le dimanche 29 avril, à partir de 8h00. Tous les frais doivent être payé en argent comptant
Race Kit Pickup times and locations:
Sunday, April 29th, 2018 (Race Day) * Participants must register a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the start time of their event. If a participant registers later, his/her time chip will not be activated and he/she will not have an official time.
*Les participants doivent s’inscrire un minimum de 30 minutes avant le temps de départ de leur activité. Les participants qui s’inscrivent après ce délais ne recevront pas de puce active et ne pourront recevoir un temps officiel.
fun walk/run (at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility)
1K, 5K, or 10K (children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the event)
walk/run. (Teams must be minimum of 4 participants, maximum of 10. Price is per participant)
There is a parking lot at Hog's Back Park and at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility. Both of these parking lots are free. If they are full, there is paid parking available at Mooney's Bay as well as nearby street parking.
Please keep in mind where your start line is:
5K and 10K events: Hog's Back Rd.
1K family friendly walk/run: Terry Fox Athletic Facility.
1K Walk/Fun Run: Start and finish on Terry Fox Track.
5K Walk/Run: Starts at Hogs Back Road (near the Terry Fox Athletic Facility), turns down Colonel By Drive for an out and back route returning to Hogs Back Road and feeding in to the Terry Fox Athletic Facility for a final 200 m around the track to the finish.
*Please note: Athletes competing with Wheelchair -- This race navigates over curbs and/or sidewalks, making it unsuitable for wheelchair racing. It may be suitable for recreational competitors. Please consult further with Marie-Eve Chainey if interested. firstname.lastname@example.org
5K Team Challenge: This race will begin and follow the same path as the 5 km Run/Walk. Teams will consist of 4 to 10 members. All members run the whole 5 km. The top 4 times from each team will be used to determine the winning team!
10K Walk/Run: Starts at Hogs Back Road (near the Terry Fox Athletic Facility), turns down Colonel By Drive for an out and back route returning to Hogs Back Road and feeding in to the Terry Fox Athletic Facility for a final 200m around the track to the finish.
1K course map
We will have an awards tent near the finish line. Please present yourself at the tent 30 minutes after crossing the finish line to verify results.
You can also find your results online: https://tickets.justrun.ca/quidchrono.php
A free, healthy lunch will be serve to all participants starting at 10:30AM under The Cooperators's Tent
You will have the choice of a meat or vegetable option
Race Kit Pickup times and locations:
Online registration will close April 25 at 11:59 p.m. Late entries to all races will be accepted at Race Kit Pickup (Friday and Saturday) as well as on race day Sunday, April 29 starting at 8 a.m.
* Participants must register a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the start time of their event. If a participant registers later, his/her time chip will not be activated and he/she will not have an official time.
The Alive to Strive Race is lucky to have amazing sponsors every year, who have continuously supported the race.
Alive to Strive Kidney Fitness Project is a volunteer base non-profit organization committed to education and public awareness about issues surrounding chronic kidney disease and its prevention. The organization operates a fitness and weight loss grant program benefiting those living with chronic kidney disease in the Ottawa area. All funds for the grant program come from the annual Alive to Strive Race
We work directly with individuals living with chronic kidney disease in the Ottawa area, helping them attain and maintain a healthy lifestyle thanks to our Active Living Grant Program.
Please visit our website for more information www.alivetostrive.ca
site en français www.vivresesdefis.ca
Le projet de forme physique « Alive to Strive » est un organisme sans but lucratif, 100% bénévoles, qui se consacre à l’éducation et à la sensibilisation du public à la maladie rénale chronique et à sa prévention. L’organisme dirige un programme de bourses pour la mise en forme et la perte de poids au profit des gens atteints de maladie rénale chronique. Tous les fonds pour le programme de bourse Vie Active, viennent de la course annuelle Vivre ses Défis
Nos programmes de bourses Vie Active aident les personnes vivant avec une maladie de rein chronique, à établir et à rejoindre des objectifs personnels de mise en forme et établir des liens avec d'autres individus vivant la même situation.
**Teams must have a minimum of 4 participants and a maximum 10 participants.
The 5K Team Challenge is not a relay, ALL team members must walk or run the whole 5 km. Each team’s 4 best times will be added to determine the winning teams.
This year, the 3Kg Challenge is open to the general public!!
What is the 3Kg Challenge?
Individuals can challenge themselves to run 5 km while wearing a 3Kg vest. This extra weight emulates the average water weight that individuals with chronic kidney failure who rely on dialysis treatments to survive, accumulate between each dialysis treatment.
This initiative aims to raise community awareness of one of the challenges surrounding kidney disease. The Alive to Strive Kidney Fitness Project’s mission is to raise awareness and prevent kidney disease by promoting an active and healthy lifestyle.
Alive to Strive Race 2018 Tech long sleeve shirts are available for an additional $20.
Sizes available are Men XS, S, M, L, XL and 2XL
Neck: Measure around at the base of your neck
Chest: Measure just under the arms at the fullest part of your chest
Sleeve: Measure from the center back of the neck, over the shoulder and down to the wrist bone
Entry fees are non-refundable. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. Your entry can be transfered to a different participant or for a different event with a $3.00 transaction fee, until March 31st 2017.
Alive To Strive Kidney Fitness Project, in consultation with city officials and local law enforcement agencies, has the authority to cancel any event for emergency purposes. If such emergency conditions force cancellation, refunds cannot be provided since funds may have been already been spent in preparation for Run Day.
April 29 8:00 AM EDT - Race Day Registration for all 5K events and 10K (at HOG'S BACK Park)
April 29 9:55 AM EDT - Fresenius Medical Care 5K Wheelchair Race (Start line on HOG'S BACK Road)
April 29 10:00 AM EDT - 10K (Start Line on HOG'S BACK Road)
April 29 10:00 AM EDT - Three Amigos 1K Race Day Registration (at Terry Fox Athletic Facility)
April 29 10:30 AM EDT - Fresenius Medical Care 5K (start line on HOG'S BACK Road)
April 29 10:30 AM EDT - 3Kg Challenge (start line on HOG'S BACK Road)
April 29 10:45 AM EDT - 5K Team Challenge (start line on HOG'S BACK Road)
April 29 11:30 AM EDT - Three Amigos 1K (start line on the Terry Fox Athletic Facility track)