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*NEW EVENT TIMES AND LOCATION FOR 2019!*

Walk a Mile in My Shoes (10:00 am): Calling all survivors, family members, friends, community partners and members kick off our 14th Annual 5K By the Bay with us by participating in our Walk a Mile in My Shoes event. Walk among survivors in an effort to raise awareness of acquired brain injury during Brain Injury Awareness month. 

Blake Heys Memorial Kids 1K Fun Run (10:30 am): Calling all Elementary students within kindergarten to Grade 6 to join our Kids 1K Fun Run. We have a fantastic assortment of prizes for winners within each grade category and a VERY special prize for the top pledge collector!

5K Classic Race (11:30 am): Join our Classic 5K (certified by Athletics Canada). We have a fantastic assortment of prizes for the winner within each age category.

For sponsorship opportunities or additional information, contact Rachel at info@hbia.ca or visit our website at www.hbia.ca.

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Registration fees

1K Walk a Mile in My Shoes

Calling all survivors, family members, friends, and community members: Kick off our 14th Annual 5K By the Bay with us by participating in our 1K Walk a Mile in My Shoes beginning at 10:00 am. There is NO fee to participate in our 1K Walk a Mile in My Shoes sub-event. If you would like to purchase a jersey and race bag, a donation of $20.00 will be accepted on the day of the event at our Registration Tables. Jerseys and race bags will be purchased on a first come, first serve basis and are NOT guaranteed.

  1. 0.00
    Feb 7 - May 31
    Register

1K Blake Heys Memorial Kids Run

The 1K Blake Heys Memorial Kids Fun Run will begin at 10:30 am. NEW: Save $5.00 by pre-registering online! All registration opens at 8:30am at Pier 4 Park on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Race participants that have registered online will visit the pre-registered table where you can pick up your chip, jersey and bag. Race participants signing up on the day-of the event will receive jerseys and bags on a first come, first serve basis and are NOT guaranteed.

  1. $20.00

    Pre-registration pricing ($25.00 on event day)

    Feb 7 - May 31
    Register

Classic 5K

Classic 5K (certified by Athletics Canada) will begin at 11:30 am. NEW: Save $5.00 by pre-registering online! All registration opens at 8:30am at Pier 4 Park on Saturday, June 15, 2019. Race participants that have registered online will visit the pre-registered table where you can pick up your chip, jersey and bag. Race participants signing up on the day-of the event will receive jerseys and bags on a first come, first serve basis and are NOT guaranteed.

  1. $35.00

    Pre-registration pricing ($40.00 on event day)

    Feb 7 - May 31
    Register

5K By The Bay 2018

June is Brain Injury Awareness Month. For over a decade, the Hamilton Brain Injury Association has held a 1-mile walk to raise awareness of acquired brain injury as well as much needed funds for our organization. On Saturday, June 15th we will hold our 14th Annual 5K By the Bay at Pier 4 Park in Hamilton. The day promises to be exciting, empowering, and fun for all. There are a number of ways to get involved with our event including: Registering as a race participate, pledging a runner, donating a prize or by becoming a sponsor. If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact HBIA at info@hbia.ca or 905-538-5251. 

Top Fundraisers

1

Kaitlyn Avila

Raised: $650.00

2

Travis Bailey

Raised: $625.00

3

Susan Garand

$550.00

Raised

$1,000.00

Goal
4

Alan Murray

$475.00

Raised

$1,500.00

Goal
5

Bruce Mowat

$75.00

Raised

$1,000.00

Goal

Event Schedule

  • June 15 8:30 AM EDT - Registration Opens

  • June 15 10:00 AM EDT - Walk a Mile in My Shoes

  • June 15 10:30 AM EDT - Blake Heys Memorial Kids 1K Fun Run

  • June 15 11:30 AM EDT - Classic 5K

  • June 15 11:30 AM EDT - BBQ Lunch

Contact Information

Event Location

Pier 4 Park, Leander Drive, Hamilton, ON, Canada

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