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#RunwayWR 2 Mile Race

Friday August 24, 2018    8:00 p.m.

Region of Waterloo International Airport, Breslau, ON

This is a special event. Run entirely on the runway of The Region of Waterloo International Airport at sunset. Warm up on the taxiway, run a loop of the tarmac - it's an incredible experience. 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 4th year of Family, Fitness, Friendship and Fun
  • New! Free On-site parking.  No more shuttle buses.
  • Free technical t-shirt to the first 175 entrants
  • Awards are performance based - go for the gold!
  • Run entirely on the runway of The Region of Waterloo International Airport!
  • Prepare for a great take-off, fast cruising speed and smooth landing!
  • The Course - it's one certified 2 Mile chip timed loop of the runway.
  • Unique opportunity to step on the runway and feel the tarmac - an amazing experience!
  • Enjoy Family, Fitness, Friendship, Fun . . . and a Fast course
  • Explore all historical results and records at results.runwaterloo.com

Registration fees

2 Mile Race & Fun Run/Walk Closed

Individual. Price includes tax.

    1. $30.00
      Dec 11 - Jun 24
    2. $35.00
      Jun 25 - Aug 19
    3. $40.00
      Aug 20 - Aug 23

Run Pure

This event is part of Run Waterloo's Run Pure series.  Run Pure

These events are exactly what you want from a run: a great course, t-shirt, post-race food, awards, and all the family, friendship and fun you expect.

Explore all Run Pure events. 

Hosted by The Region of Waterloo International Airport

The Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF) is owned and operated by the Regional Municipality of Waterloo. The airport is home to 25 businesses that employ 300+ people, that together contribute over $90 million annually to the Region’s economy. Visit www.waterlooairport.ca for up-to-date airline and destination information.

Help us see the Runway Run through your eyes! Capture moments and tag us on Twitter @FlyYKF, FaceBook FlyYKF and Instagram flyykf. Enjoy your experience on the Region of Waterloo International Airport’s primary runway 08-26.

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Registration Options

REGISTRATION POLICY:  All entries are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable. There are no exceptions once a person has registered.


PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINES

Mail inTo 2 Weberlyn Crescent, Conestogo N0B 1N0 by Tuesday August 21 at 5:00 p.m. 

Drop off: At Runners’ Choice, 55 Erb St E, Waterloo by Tuesday August 21 at 5:00 p.m. 

Online: Right here at www.RaceRoster.com by Wednesday August 22 at 6:00 p.m. 

After these dates, entries will only be accepted on Race Day at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane, beginning at 6:30 p.m.


RACE DAY - KIT PICKUP and REGISTRATION

Will take place at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane, from 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.

Race Start Location and Parking

The following Race Day activities will all take place at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane.

  • Parking
  • Race Day Kit Pick Up
  • Race Day Registration
  • Start/Finish Line
  • Post Race Festivities  

Course Details

This flat and fast event will be run entirely on the runway of The Region of Waterloo International Airport in Breslau.

The 2 Mile course is one loop of the runway.

Results will indicate your 1 Mile split time.

For a Map and Elevation profile, please click here.

Time Limit:

All participants must be off the runway by 8:50 p.m. with no discretion.  We value the support of The Region of Waterloo International Airport, and trust you understand our position.

Runway Restrictions:

For safety reasons, the following will not be permitted on the runway:

  • headphones or personal music devices
  • bicycles
  • skateboards
  • roller blades
  • animals
  • food or any disposable items such as gels, cups, bottles, etc.

Strollers are permitted.

Awards and Results

All participants receive the finisher pin award, based on performance: 


Male Female
Gold Pin under 11:30 under 12:30
Silver Pin under 13:30 under 14:30
Bronze Pin over 13:30 over 14:30


Computerized timing and race results by Chiptime Results. Results will be available race day, and after the race at results.runwaterloo.com

Sponsors

The sponsors recognized on this page have generously contributed financial support, products and/or services to the The Runway and we encourage your ongoing support of these generous companies and organizations.

 

RW    Saucony  Runners Choice5a2dedd900a35.jpg M&T  Michael Hewitson  Shoppers Drug Mart  Staebler REACT


Photos

Check out our gallery at RunWaterloo.com for thousands of race photos - all free to download.

Event Schedule

  • August 24 6:30 PM EDT - Kit Pick Up begins (until 7:45 p.m.)

  • August 24 8:00 PM EDT - 2 Mile Race Start

  • August 24 8:15 PM EDT - Post Race Food and Refreshments (until 9:00 p.m.)

  • August 24 8:50 PM EDT - All Participants must be off the runway

Contact Information

Event Location

Operations Centre, New Germany Lane, Breslau, Ontario N0B 1M0

Click here to view map