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20th Annual Achilles St. Patrick's Day 5K & New 1K Kids Run & 10K Race
Our 20th annual; presented by Achilles Canada


Achilles St. Patrick’s Day 1K Kids, 5K & 10K Races

The annual Achilles St. Patrick’s Day 5K  has now expanded to include a new 1K Kids Run and a 10K Race for 2019 through the heart of downtown Toronto.  We are excited to expanding and celebrating our 20th year of this great landmark event with you and your friends.

Register early to avoid disappointment as this we expect to once again sell-out for 2019!

Online Registration Closes Monday, March 11th! You can still register but only in person now during Pre-Registration or Race Kits Pick-UP on the dates of: 

Thursday, March 14th, Friday, March 15th, Saturday, March 16th for only.

Race Day, Sunday, March 17th - 1K Kids Run start time is 9:30 am, 5K & 10K races start at 10:15 am Sharp!

Race kits pick up location: 
Delta Toronto
75 Lower Simcoe
Toronto, ON M5J 3A6 . 

We will be on the 2nd floor in conference room Riverdale. There is guest parking for a fee in the underground parking lot of the hotel. You can also park for a couple of minutes on Bremner Blvd. just east of Lower Simcoe on the north side curb lane. 

Dates and Hours:

ONLY Teams Pick-Up on Thursday, March 14th from 12 noon hour to 6 pm

Individual Pick-up on Friday, March 15th from 9 am to 6 pm

Individual Pick-up on Saturday, March 16th from 9 am to 2 pm

Out of Towners will be able to Pick-up their kits on Race Day, March 17th at Steam Whistle Brewing, 255 Bremner Blvd. starting at 8:30 am.

To create a team please contact bmclean@achillescanada.ca 

Registration fees

5K Team Member

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
  • Please join your team here. 100% off for members 2-10. Full price for members 11+

    1. $40.00
      Oct 19 – Nov 15
    2. $45.00
      Now registering Nov 16 – Feb 14
      Register
    3. $50.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 11

5K Individual

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
  • 5K Race is open to all runners and walkers. There will be NO Walkers overall or age categories for 2019.

    1. $35.00
      Oct 19 – Nov 15
    2. $45.00
      Now registering Nov 16 – Feb 14
      Register
    3. $50.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 11

5K Virtual Run

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
    1. $35.00
      Oct 19 – Nov 15
    2. $45.00
      Now registering Nov 16 – Feb 14
      Register
    3. $50.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 11

5K Team Captain

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
  • Create your team here. Register all remaining members via the 5K Team Members option below.

    1. $400.00
      Now registering Oct 19 – Feb 14
      Register
    2. $500.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 11

Family Pack

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
  • This new Family Pack will be for family wishing to participate in all races with their family members from the 1K Kids Run for children under the age of 12 years old. Then the teens and parents can run either the 5K or 10K distances.

    1. $100.00
      Now registering Oct 19 – Feb 14
      Register
    2. $120.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 11

10K Race

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
  • 10K Race however all participants must complete the 10K distance in under 90 minutes. Sorry but NO Walkers, no team category and no age category winners for 2019.

    1. $50.00
      Oct 19 – Nov 15
    2. $60.00
      Now registering Nov 16 – Feb 14
      Register
    3. $70.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 10
    4. Closed
      Mar 11 – Mar 11

10K Virtual Run

Price changes in 26 days 7 hours
    1. $50.00
      Oct 19 – Nov 15
    2. $60.00
      Now registering Nov 16 – Feb 14
      Register
    3. $70.00
      Feb 15 – Mar 10
    4. Closed
      Mar 11 – Mar 11

1K Kids Run

Price changes in 1 month 19 days
  • A fun 1K Kids Run for children under the age of 12 years old.

    1. $10.00
      Now registering Oct 19 – Mar 10
      Register
    2. $15.00
      Mar 11 – Mar 11

Race Location

Steam Whistle Brewing

The Roundhouse
255 Bremner Blvd. in downtown Toronto, ON

Steam Whistle Brewing is located on the south side of the Rogers Centre and the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. It is accessible by TTC. The best way to get to the race is to take the subway to Union Station and then walk the Skywalk as outlined by the red dotted line on the map.

Download a printer-friendly version of the map. PDF 313KB

The Start/Finish Line is on Bremner Boulevard in front of Steam Whistle Brewing. The After Party is inside Steam Whistle Brewing.


Where to park

There is lots of parking in the area, including underground city parking and parking at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Race Kit Pick-Up Policy

NO Race Day Packet Pick-Up except for out of towners (outside of the GTA)

Event Schedule

  • March 17 8:30 AM EDT - Race Day Packet Pickup and If Race is not sold-out, Race Day Registration

  • March 17 10:30 AM EDT - Race Starts Sharp!!! No late start for anyone!

Contact Information

Event Location

255 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON, Canada

Click here to view map