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Take off for a good cause!

Everyone is welcome to sign up in advance and join us on May 18th at 9:30am for a 5k run down The Charlottetown Airport runway in support of Children's Wish - PEI Chapter.

The Children's Wish - PEI Chapter is currently working to grant to 24 wishes to Island children. The average cost of a wish is $10,000.

Children's Wish Foundation of Canada is the largest and only all-Canadian wish granting charity dedicated to granting wishes to Canadian children between the ages of 3 and 17 who are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. For more than 34 years, Children's Wish has worked tirelessly to grant heartfelt wishes to over 25,000 children and their families - that's three wishes each and every day, all year long! 

The PEI Chapter of Children's Wish has been granting wishes since 1987 and have made over 270 wishes come true for Island children. 

Registration fees

Adult Closed

  1. CA$25.00
    Mar 19 - May 17

Youth Closed

(under 12)

  1. CA$10.00
    Mar 19 - May 17

Corporate Team Closed

(Team captain creates team and pays $200 to include 4 members.)

  1. CA$50.00
    Mar 19 - May 17

Race Info

NEW! Registration will take place in the The Gray Group Hanger, located at 10 Maple Hills Avenue. 

On-site registration and chip timer pick-up will open at 8:15am.

Ankle chip timing will be available to all racers. 

Parking is free of charge and available on the grass lots off Maple Hills Avenue.

Race will start at approximately 9:30am.

A raffle will be held on-site for a Trip for 2 anywhere WestJet flies. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased during online registration or on race day. Race day will be CASH ONLY.

SWAG - the first 300 registrants will recieve a flypei running hat.

Refreshments and prizes will be provided in the Gray Group hanger following the run.

Prizes will be awarded to Top 3 Male & Female and Youth. 

Strollers are welcome on the race route.

Please note pets and bicycles will not be premitted.

Timing and Race Services Provided By:


Event Schedule

  • May 18 8:15 AM ADT - Registration Opens

  • May 18 9:30 AM ADT - Start of Race

Contact Information

Event Location

10 Maple Hills Avenue, Charlottetown, PE, Canada

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