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Saturday December 1, 2018    9:00 a.m.    RIM Park, Waterloo, ON


This is the third of three events in the Run Pure & Simple series: running events with all the essentials and no bells and whistles. You get a great course, timing, water and an awesome atmosphere. 

This is your last chance in the season for a solid 5k time. You're going to love this paved and scenic course. Run Pure & Simple events, including this one, are free to Run Waterloo members.  

PARKING - at the Musagetes Trail parking lot on Park Road, next to the Grey Silo Golf Course.  This is 400m from the start/finish area


EVENT CAP - 200 runners. In 2017, this event sold out 2 weeks before event day. Members are not guaranteed entry past the cap filling up. 

ROUTE - certified 5k, out and back

RULES - One common start. All runners can use both sides of the trail for the first 700m. At 700m, a yellow line starts (pictured below), after which runners MUST stay to the right of the yellow line. This is not a closed trail, it is open to the public and your cooperation and courtesy is appreciated.  The only water station is at the start/finish. 

Registration fees

5 KM - Free Member Entry Closed

Members only.

  1. Free
    Dec 11 - Nov 30

5 KM - $10 non-Member Entry Closed

Price includes tax.

  1. $10.00
    Dec 11 - Nov 30

Run Pure + Simple

5aa8152762575.jpgRun Pure + Simple is a series of three events designed to get you outdoors and racing without breaking the bank. $10 entries, free to Run Waterloo members! 

Registration Options

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 November 27 at 5:00 p.m. 

Drop off: At Runners’ Choice, 55 Erb St E, Waterloo by Tuesday November 27 at 5:00 p.m. 

Online: Right here at by Wednesday November 28 at 6:00 p.m. 

After these dates, entries will NOT be accepted.  No race day entries.


Will take place at the start/finish area at RIM Park, 2001 University Ave., Waterloo, ON N2K 4K4 from 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Course Details

An out and back certified 5 KM on a paved path through the scenic Grey Silo golf course.

Course map  certified 5k, out and back


Results will be available race day, and after the race at

Event Schedule

  • December 1 9:00 AM EST - 9:00 am Race Start

Contact Information

Event Location

RIM Park, 2001 University Avenue East, Waterloo, ON, Canada

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