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Wellwood Walk/Run/Wheel

BE A HERO FOR A DAY!

(we provide the capes)

All proceeds go directly to support local heroes 

who are living with cancer.

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Registration fees

Adult - 5K Walk/Jog/Wheel (clock timed)

Price changes in 2 months 18 hours
  • Ages 22+

    1. CA$20.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Sep 20
      Register
    2. CA$25.00
      Sep 21 – Oct 16

Adult - 5K Run (chip timed)

Price changes in 2 months 18 hours
  • Ages 22+

    1. CA$25.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Sep 20
      Register
    2. CA$30.00
      Sep 21 – Oct 16

Adult - 10K Run (chip timed)

Price changes in 2 months 18 hours
  • Ages 22+

    1. CA$25.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Sep 20
      Register
    2. CA$30.00
      Sep 21 – Oct 16

Youth - 5K Walk/Jog/Wheel (clock timed)

Price changes in 2 months 18 hours
  • Ages 21 and under

    1. CA$15.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Sep 20
      Register
    2. CA$20.00
      Sep 21 – Oct 16

Youth - 5K Run (chip timed)

Price changes in 2 months 18 hours
  • Ages 21 and under

    1. CA$20.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Sep 20
      Register
    2. CA$25.00
      Sep 21 – Oct 16

Youth - 10K Run (chip timed)

Price changes in 2 months 18 hours
  • Ages 21 and under

    1. CA$20.00
      Now registering Jul 1 – Sep 20
      Register
    2. CA$25.00
      Sep 21 – Oct 16

Kids - "Best Effort" 1K (clock timed)

Medals and SUPER HERO CAPES for all children 12 and under. Adults may accompany, free of charge. Sponsored by Effort Trust.

  1. CA$10.00
    Jul 1 - Oct 16
    Register

Participant Information

Here's what you need to know for race day:

1. RACE KIT PICK UP, PLEDGE DROP OFF and IN-PERSON REGISTRATION:

At WELLWOOD (located at 501 Sanatorium Road, Hamilton, ON):

  • Friday, October 18  NOON - 5 pm
  • Saturday, October 19  10 am - 3 pm

OR

At MCMASTER UNIVERSITY on RACE DAY (located at 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON):

  • Sunday, October 20   7:30 am - 8:45 am


Race Swag (including capes!) will also be available for purchase on race day for yourself and your fans.

Important Information for our Pledge Gathering Heroes:

  • Incredible prizes will be awarded to our top fundraisers (child and adult categories, for individuals and teams).
  • Any individual who raises $500 or more will be awarded FREE ENTRY to next year's race!

NOTE: Pledges can continue to be collected online (or in person) until October 31, 2019

Contact Information

Event Location

McMaster University Student Centre, Main St W, Hamilton, ON, Canada

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