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Shirts - Please note that there is no shirt size option after June 20th but shirts are still available. Shirt sizes are on a "first come basis" at Race Kit Pick Up for all registrations after June 20th 2019.

When - Sunday July 7, 2019 9:00 am Start

Where – 181 Brown’s Point Rd, Pictou, NS  

Come for the Race, Stay for the Carnival. The 5km / 10km Run For The Lobster is run in conjunction with the Pictou Lobster Carnival. This event offers both a 5km and a 10km Event consisting of a Two Loop Course (one for 5km). This is a Sanctioned Run NS Event. Walkers are also welcome in this event! 

Registration Fee – Only $30.00 ($25 for RNS Members)


Race Kit Pick Up - 7:30 am - 8:30 am and both events begin 9:00 am Sharp


The Race Kit Includes 

  • Dry Fit Running Shirt - All sizes (youth, ladies and unisex) available with early registration No Longer Available 
  • Personalized Custom Bib (Register by June 19th, 2019) No Longer Available 
  • Finishing Medals
  • Pre-Race Snacks & Refreshments
  • Post Race Lunch Combo
  • Free Race Photos
  • Lots of FREE Parking, Easy In-Easy Out race site


Student Challenge 5km (Grade 12 & Under) FREE

The Student Challenge is Limited to the First 50 students who show up on Race Morning. Race kit will include a race number, medal and Johnny Miles merchandise item.

Please note that ALL the Student Challenge events are Non-Timed Events. This is in keeping with the Johnny Miles Running Events Mandate of promoting Fun and Fitness in Running for our youth. 

Refund Promise

We get it, things come up and life sometimes gets in the way. So, for your convenience, we offer Refunds or Deferrals until July 1st  2019, no questions asked. The refund will be for the race fee only. There will be a $5.00 processing fee for all refunds.  Out of respect for our volunteers, we will not be able to mail out race kits that are not picked up. Thank you for your understanding. 

Registration fees

Run For The Lobster 10km Closed

2 Loops

  1. $30.00
    Sep 24 - Jul 6

Run For The Lobster 5km Closed

1 Loop

  1. $30.00
    Sep 24 - Jul 6

RNS Run For The Lobster 5km (members only) Closed

  1. $25.00
    Sep 24 - Jul 6

RNS Run For The Lobster 10km (members only) Closed

  1. $25.00
    Sep 24 - Jul 6

Shirt Sizing Chart


Athletics Canada Certified Routes


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Course Map

Timing and Race Services provided by:

Atlantic Chip Sport Timing



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One of our Student Challenge Runners


Just a little bit excited

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And the winners are

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Event Schedule

  • July 7 7:30 AM ADT - 7:30 -8:30 am for kit pick up and same day registration

Contact Information

Event Location

Browns Point Road, Pictou, NS, Canada

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