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The BRC Running Series Easter Day 5k will not take place for 2019.
Instead we our helping our friends at the Bum Run 5k put on their event the week after.

Click to learn more and register for the Bum Run 5k Run/Walk here

The Easter Day 5k will return for 2020!

Our charity recipient for the BRC Easter Day 5k - The Beaches Lions Cub 
will still receive proceeds for their event form our other initiatives!

Results for 2018 

SUNDAY APRIL 1, 2018 – 10:00 am Start (9:20 am Kids Bunnyhop)

Brought to you by The Toronto Beaches Runners Club and is a part of our BRC Running Series.  

Come and enjoy a fun Easter Day run in the Beach with a beautiful run on the Beaches Waterfront.

Proceeds will go to The Beaches Lions Club so that they can continue to host and organize this great parade, a Beaches tradition since 1967!

The 5k race starts at 10:00 am sharp. The kids race goes off at 9:20

The run starts next to the covered pavilion by the Beach at the foot of Lee ave and follows the Martin Goodman Trail west and turns back at the 2.5k spot (near Leslie St) and finishes at the same spot that it starts at. 

Street parking is available nearby. Queen st parking is Free until 1pm on Sundays, There is also a Green P at the corners of Queen and Lee, or Queen and Hammersmith

Kit pick up will be at one of our sponsors – Afterglow Yoga & Fitness

2034 Queen St. E. 2nd floor – Saturday March 31st, 10 am – 4 pm

Afteglow Yoga and Fitness banner

Race Day pickup will be made available but we ask that you pick up your race kits on Saturday if you can, to reduce waiting and congestion on race day. Race Day kit pickup will take place in the pavilion right beside the Start Line Arch at the foot of Lee Avenue. Race Day kit pickup times will be from 8:00 am - 9:45 am

We will have Baggage Check as well.

This race we will feature:

5k Main event

– Chip Timed
– Medals for all finishers!
– Goodie bag
– Free downloadable digital photos! We will have many photographers on site and we offer high res race photos at no charge! All races start and end at the foot of Lee Avenue in beautiful Kew gardens.

The First 400 5k runners get a cool environmentally friendly drinking bottle!

All Finishers get a fabulous Easter Themed Medal! (actual medals arrive soon. for now, checkout this  mock up)

Kids 1k run – Chip timed – All kids will receive a bib to run with and a  finishers medal and goodie bag at the end. (Kids do not receice SWAG Bottles)

Create a teams of 4 (or more) and earn prizes!

Prizes for top fundraising teams as well as a random draw prizes & time-based awards.

A huge thanks to our sponsors!
Ozery Bakery
David's Tea
Afterglow Yoga Fitness Fuel
Clif Bar
Hershey Canada
The Richards Group/ReMax


If you're not signed up for a team (this is optional) and you'd like to join one or create one, email and we can help. Teams are just for fun but also bragging rights, and also you'll be eligible for some prizes. (TBA) for the top team, based on your team's fastest 4 runners. (Male/Female/Mixed)

Terms & Conditions:

  • SWAG items will be guaranteed to the first 400 registrants only. Race Kits not picked up will be deconstructed and distributed to charity and not held for post race pickup.
  • Prizes and Awards MUST be claimed on the day of the event. No exceptions

Our route will be as follows:

Registration fees

Kids 1k Closed

Kids 1k run along the Boardwalk

  1. $10.00
    Oct 5 - Mar 31

5K Run/Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $30.00
      Oct 5 – Oct 31
    2. $35.00
      Nov 1 – Dec 31
    3. $40.00
      Dec 31 – Mar 31
    4. Closed
      Mar 31 – Mar 31

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Anonymous $50.00
2 Richard Bailey $50.00
3 Anonymous $50.00
4 Anonymous $50.00
5 Anonymous $25.00

Top Teams


Longboat Roadrunners

Raised: $75.00

Top Fundraisers


Paul Martial

Raised: $50.00


Melissa Blacquier

Raised: $25.00


Winona Zelenka

Raised: $25.00


Gabrielle Istafanous

Raised: $25.00


Rory Boylan

Raised: $25.00

Event Schedule

  • April 1 9:20 AM EDT - Kids Bunny Hop

  • April 1 10:00 AM EDT - 5K Start

Contact Information

Event Location

Kew Gardens, Queen Street East, Toronto, ON, Canada

Click here to view map