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June 9, 2018 Sole Sisters Women's 5K
Run or Walk

This is the 2018 event, if you are looking to register for June 2019 - go here:

Sole Sisters Women’s 5K has closed registration for June 9th

Run or Walk with us in our beautiful City of Lakes.

 Dartmouth, Nova Scotia 

Sole Sisters is an un-timed 5K that you can run or walk. We welcome newbies and veterans alike! There is a HUG station, chocolate station, cheer/water stops, music on course and fire fighters waiting with the prettiest finisher’s medal you’ll ever get. And new for 2018, every participant will receive a race wrap buff featuring the Sole Sisters Tartan in their race kit!

Celebrate with us at our 7th annual women's only 5K that is a fundraiser for Girls Gone Gazelle Run Club (an empowering and free program for girls 8-13 that we'd love to invite your Gazelle to join, check out  While Girls Gone Gazelle is our primary focus we also donate $5,000-$10,000 to other amazing and important local charities. We started this event to fundraise for the Gazelles to keep the best curriculim we know of free but we quicly learned there are other not for profits that could benefit too!

 Curious to see what the race swag looks like? You can find it on our website And if you have ever wondered why we include tutus in the premium race registration read this

 "Finish Lines Not Finish Times" - Sole Sisters

Registration fees

5K VIRTUAL REGISTRATION (This has nothing to do with the June 9, 2018 event) Closed

VIRTUAL RACE REGISTRATION HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH OUR JUNE 9, 2018 RACE! The VIRTUAL CATEGORY is for Sole Sisters that are not local or simply can't join us at our race but would like to do their own Virtual Sole Sisters 5K between July and December 31, 2018. Regardless of when you register, we mail the Virtual Kits on JUNE 18, 2018 (which is AFTER the Dartmouth event). Virtual Kit includes a Sole Sister Bib + Medal + Shirt + Tartan Race Wrap. The VIRTUAL RACE KITS will be mailed starting the week of JUNE 18TH. Do not select this category if you are interested in the June 9th race. *Also, we do not mail kits outside of Canada unless by prior arrangement to cover the international shipping fees.*

  1. $65.00
    Sep 9 - May 17


Registration closed
  • 5K Race + Tartan Race Wrap + Custom Bib + Medal + Shirt + Tutu (NEW 2018 design)

    1. Closed
      Sep 9 – Nov 5
    2. $59.50
      Nov 6 – Dec 5
    3. $61.50
      Dec 6 – Jan 5
    4. $63.50
      Jan 6 – Feb 6
    5. $65.00
      Feb 7 – May 17

5K PLUS Closed

Registration closed
  • 5K Race + Tartan Race Wrap +Custom Bib + Medal + Shirt

    1. Closed
      Sep 9 – Nov 5
    2. $49.00
      Nov 6 – Dec 5
    3. $51.00
      Dec 6 – Jan 5
    4. $53.00
      Jan 6 – Feb 6
    5. $55.00
      Feb 7 – May 17

5K BASIC Closed

Registration closed
  • 5K Race + Tartan Race Wrap + Custom Bib + Medal

    1. Closed
      Sep 9 – Nov 5
    2. $37.00
      Nov 6 – Dec 5
    3. $39.00
      Dec 6 – Jan 5
    4. $41.00
      Jan 6 – Feb 6
    5. $43.00
      Feb 7 – May 17


As this is a fundraiser for Girls Gone Gazelle Run Club there simply are no refunds. No exceptions.

However, you have options if you descover you can't join us after registering.  

(1) You can pick up your kit (or have a friend do this) and particpate virtually when it works for you.  You can get a medal from the Race Director anytime in Dartmouth after June 11th;

(2) You can transfer or sell your entry up until May 17th at 11:59pm.  Keep in mind that you are responsible to find your replacement, collect your payment the fee to transfer is $1.95. Changes to previously selected sizes may or may not be allowed depending on time of transfer.

**This is the first year we won't be offering deferals because of the time it takes  to manage the list from year to year. It's not just email correspondence as, we usually have to call at least 10% of the list and send mulitple emails before we finally connect.**

All purchased merchandise will be available at the race kit pick up, not mailed with one exception. The only item to be mailed is the SECOND Tartan Race Wrap if purchased.


Sole Sisters Women's Race Series has the mission "to postively influence the mental and physical health of women and girls through physical activity." Sole Sisters funds the FREE confidence club: Girls Gone Gazelle Run Club which has the motto: "I don't chase boys, I pass them!" and looks to promote confidence and body acceptance while building a girl's knowledge of excercise.  

If this is something that you would like to support further by partnering with Sole Sisters Women's Race Series as a sponsor, contact Stacy Chesnutt directly at

Event Schedule

  • June 9 6:00 PM ADT - 5K Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

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