The Runway 2018
2 Mile Race & Fun Run/Walk
#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.
This event is part of Run Waterloo's Run Pure series.
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We hope you enjoy the opportunity to experience The Runway!
REGISTRATION POLICY: All entries are non-refundable, non-transferable, and non-deferrable. There are no exceptions once a person has registered.
Mail in: To 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 7:00 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. There is no parking at the Operations Centre. Please see 'Race Start Location and Parking' details below.
The following Race Day activities will all take place at The Region of Waterloo International Airport, Operations Centre, New Germany Lane.
There is NO parking at the Operations Centre, and NO participant or spectator drop offs will be permitted at the Operations Centre.
THERE IS NO PARKING PERMITTED ON NEW GERMANY LANE, COBER ROAD OR LONSDALE ROAD. THESE ARE EMERGENCY ACCESS ROUTES AND MUST REMAIN CLEAR AT ALL TIMES.
Parking for this event is located at the Air Terminal Building, off Fountain Street North. The Parking Fee is a flat $4.50 per vehicle for the day.
The only transportation to the Operations Centre is through the provided shuttle buses.
Shuttle buses will transport participants and spectators from the Air Terminal Building to the Operations Centre from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Shuttle buses will transport participants and spectators back to the Air Terminal Building starting at 9:00 p.m.
For a map indicating parking locations and the location of the Operations Centre, please click here.
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.
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.
For safety reasons, the following will not be permitted on the runway:
Strollers are permitted.
All participants receive the finisher pin award, based on performance:
|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
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August 24 6:30 PM EDT - Shuttle buses begin transportation from Air Terminal Building to Operations Centre (until 8:15 p.m.)
August 24 6:45 PM EDT - Kit Pick Up begins (until 8:15 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
August 24 9:00 PM EDT - Shuttle buses begin return transportation from Operations Centre to Air Terminal Building
Lloyd Schmidt, Race Director