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Rotary Classic Superhero Run
5 KM Race and 2.5 KM & 1 KM Fun Run & Walk


THANK YOU FOR A GREAT YEAR!

For a recap, photos, and results from the event, read on at runwaterloo.com!

Thank you to all who donated and fundraised; together we raised over $40,000 for KidsAbility!

Stay tuned for details about May 2019!


Rotary Classic Superhero Run

Sunday May 27, 2018   9:30 a.m. Race Start

Hespeler Memorial Arena, Cambridge, ON

#RotaryClassic

Register today to join the fun. Proceeds to KidsAbility Foundation in Cambridge, serving children with physical, developmental and communication disabilities.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 32nd year of Family, Fitness, Friendship, Fundraising and Fun
  • Free t-shirt to the first 400 entrants of the 2.5 KM / 5 KM race
  • Free bouncy castle, face painting and Erick Traplin show
  • Free lunch for participants
  • Cash prizes for fastest male and female runners
  • Wear a Superhero costume for the race! (optional)
  • NEW: Superhero group photo at the start line at 9:20am  
  • Rewards based on pledges raised
  • Proceeds to KidsAbility to help kids reach their full potential
  • New collaboration between Rotary Cambridge, KidsAbility, and Run Waterloo

Registration fees

5 KM Run Closed

Individual. Price includes tax AND processing fees.

    1. $30.00
      Feb 21 - Mar 11
    2. $35.00
      Mar 12 - May 20
    3. $40.00
      May 21 - May 25

2.5 KM Run/Walk Closed

Individual. Price includes tax AND processing fees.

    1. $20.00
      Feb 21 - Mar 11
    2. $25.00
      Mar 12 - May 25

1 KM Fun Run/Walk Closed

Event starts at 10:30. 1k registrations do not include a t-shirt. Price includes tax AND processing fees. Untimed.

Fundraising Individual Closed

For those fundraising, the registration fee is waived ONLY if you raise a minimum of $50.00. If you do not meet this requirement, you will be expected to contribute $40 at registration on race day if you are entered in the 5k race or $25 if you are entered in the 2.5k fun run/walk or $15 if you are entered in the 1k fun run/walk.

Fundraising Team Closed

For those fundraising, the registration fee is waived ONLY if you raise a minimum of $200.00 as a team. If you do not meet this requirement, each team member will be expected to contribute $40 at registration on race day if you are entered in the 5k race or $25 if you are entered in the 2.5k fun run/walk or $15 if you are entered in the 1k fun run/walk

Presented by the Cambridge Times

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Run Love

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

In this series, a great race is only part of the equation. Run Love events are major fundraisers that raise tens of thousands of dollars for essential local charities.

Exercise Your Heart

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Kids Helping Kids!
5a56cc55011ce.pngThe three Rotary Clubs of Cambridge together with the Cambridge Times, and the Waterloo Region Police Service invites runners, joggers and walkers to make a difference for children with special needs.

Join us on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at Hespeler Memorial Arena in Cambridge for this family-friendly event. Your support will help to make a difference for the over 1,400 children and youth with special needs who benefit from life-changing therapy and support services at KidsAbility in Cambridge. 

We encourage you to collect donations from your colleagues, friends and family. Set your fundraising goal so your supporters can watch your progress and help you reach your goal. 

Raise pledges to earn great rewards!
$50 Registration Fee is Waived
$100 Drawstring Backpack with Logo
$250 Baseball Hat with Logo
$500 Stainless Steel Water Bottle with Logo
$1,000 Entry into the Grand Prize Draws

NEW for 2018: Superhero group photo

NEW for 2018: Everyone in a superhero costume is invited to a special group photo at the start line at 9:20am (10 minutes before the race start). As far as we know, this photo will be the largest gathering of superheros in Waterloo Region, and this photo will be published in the Cambridge Times. Get inspired, and get creative!

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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 in: Attn: Kristen Danson 16 Corydon Place, Cambridge ON N1R 7L5 by Tuesday May 22 at 5:00 p.m. 

Drop off: At Runners’ Choice, 55 Erb St E, Waterloo, by Tuesday May 22 at 5:00 p.m. 

Online: Right here at www.RaceRoster.com by Wednesday May 23 at 6:00 p.m. 

After these dates, entries will only be accepted at Kit Pickup.


RACE WEEKEND - REGISTRATION AND KIT PICKUP

Registration and Kit Pickup will take place:

Sunday May 27, 8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. - Hespeler Memorial Arena, 640 Ellis Road, Cambridge, ON

Registrations will be accepted at these times and locations.

Race Information

2.5 KM and 5 KM Races start at Hespeler Memorial Arena, Cambridge at 9:30 a.m.

1 KM family walk starts at 10:30am

Course Maps: 5 KM  |  2.5 KM  |  1 KM (Coming soon)

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T-Shirts

Only the first 400 entrants for the 2.5 KM / 5 KM will receive a free t-shirt.  Register today – don’t be disappointed!

Post Race and Awards

Following your run, enjoy a free lunch, Erick Traplin show, bouncy castle, face painting and more!

Awards info coming soon.

Sponsors

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

Learn more about sponsorship.

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Results and Photos

At Results.RunWaterloo.com, race results will be available immediately after the race. Later that week, thousands of race photos - all free to download, will be available from our Flickr gallery and tagged directly to the results!

For historical results and photos, click here.

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Empire Roofing Corporation $1,000.00
2 Scott Lyons $537.69
3 Anonymous $537.69

Top Teams

1

Nate The Great

Raised: $5,517.10

2

Clippers for KidsAbility

Raised: $1,536.92

3

The BDO Super Crew!!

Raised: $1,215.88

Top Fundraisers

1

Nate McCarthy

$4,793.21

Raised

$4,000.00

Goal
2

Jim McPherson

$1,954.47

Raised

$5,000.00

Goal
3

Diana Clipsham

$1,536.92

Raised

$1,000.00

Goal

Event Schedule

  • May 27 8:00 AM EDT - Race Day Registration and Kit Pickup Begins

  • May 27 9:20 AM EDT - Superhero group photo at Start Line

  • May 27 9:30 AM EDT - 2.5 KM & 5 KM Race Start

  • May 27 10:30 AM EDT - 1 KM Family Walk Start

Contact Information

Event Location

640 Ellis Road, Cambridge, ON, Canada

Click here to view map