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The BRC Running Series presents: “Shakespeare Runs The Night” 
Run or Walk - 5k, 15k, 30k
The 2nd year for our "Midsummer Night's Run"


Raising funds for the Beaches' Community Centre 55 Programs!
Click for more info on their charity

A BRC Running Series Event

Race Start Times
5:30 pm – 30k RUN (sorry, no 30k walkers)
*** Cutoff time for the 30k is 4:00 ***
15k RUN & WALK – 6:00pm
5k Run/Walk – 6:30 pm

Sponsored by
Great Medals & Swag
Awesome Hoodies for all registered participants 

Plus Headlamps available for use on race day (for 30k runners only) 


Run in the evening of Saturday August 17th, 15k or 30k, dress up, as any favourite Shakespeare character! Prizes for best individual and team costumes!

Our 2nd year hosting this event will be a full on, all out, have fun, feature rich event. Of course, we’ll have Enfield Timing there and sweet new medals for all finishers.
Plus post Race treats and more! And a few 'surprises' l

The event will start in the Hamlet of Ashbridges Bay Park and venture out into the Leslie Spit Lighthouse.

We will cap the registrations at 800 which will surely sell out fast. Make sure you are a part of this great year!

Costume Prizes - Dress up as your favourite Shakespeare character. From any of Shakespeare's works, not just the Midsummer Night's Dream!

There will be prizes for individual and teams. You will be required to register on Race Day at the Expo / Party Site for a Photo Op.
$100 Gift Card to BlackToe Running for top individual
$200 Gift Card to BlackToe Running for top team (2 or more persons)

Run Prizes TBA (no awards for the Walking division)
1st overall (male/female) in each run division
2nd overall (male/female) in each run division
3rd overall (male/female) in each run division

Age Group Awards
1st place in Age Groups - Prize TBA

Age Groups:
0-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

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IMPORTANT INFO re cutoff times.

There will be a cutoff time of 4 hours for the 30k event – Please note, you will not be allowed past 20k if you do not reach by 8:10 pm*
*This is equivalent to 4h 05m total time (average pace 8:00/km). No exceptions

THEREFORE – RUNNERS ONLY in the 30k event. RUNNERS and WALKERS welcome in the 15k event.

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Kit Pickup Options

  1. BlackToe Running, 95 Bathurst St.
    Friday, August 15, 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm


  2. At the Race Site, on Race Day
    2:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Where to go on Race Day?

Ashbridges Bay Park

Start location is listed as 1561 Lake Shore Blvd E, Toronto, ON M4L 3W6 

Routes
For more info and details on route, visit our website
http://www.shakespearerunsthenight.com/routes/

15k

30k - is a double loop of the 15k route. the double loop will include a gel station supplied by Endurance Tap.

BAGGAGE CHECK will be made available for all runners, free of charge!

Parking:

Parking Options are as follows:

  • South Side of Eastern Ave, just east of Coxwell
  • South side of Lakeshore blvd, enter either just west of Woodbine, or from Coxwell just south of  Lakeshore./
  • South of Lakeshore on Coxwell in Ashbridges Bay.


Please note: there are no refunds for this event. All registrations are considered final sales. You may transfer your registration to another runner right until race day for a $15 fee.

Countdown to event

Registration fees

15k Run

Price changes in 10 days 16 hours
  • 15 kilometre run from Ashbridges Bay, to the Lighthouse in Tommy Thompson Park and returing to Ashbridges Bay

    1. $69.00
      Now registering Jun 5 – Jul 31
      Register
    2. $75.00
      Aug 1 – Aug 16

15k Walk

Price changes in 10 days 16 hours
  • 15 kilometre walk from Ashbridges Bay, to the Lighthouse in Tommy Thompson Park and returing to Ashbridges Bay

    1. $69.00
      Now registering Jun 5 – Jul 31
      Register
    2. $75.00
      Aug 1 – Aug 16

30k Run

Price changes in 10 days 16 hours
  • 30 kilometre run from Ashbridges Bay, to the Lighthouse in Tommy Thompson Park and returing to Ashbridges Bay

    1. $85.00
      Now registering Jun 5 – Jul 31
      Register
    2. $89.00
      Aug 1 – Aug 16

5K Run/Walk

Price changes in 10 days 16 hours
  • 5k Run or Walk out and back along the MGT

    1. $55.00
      Now registering Jun 5 – Jul 31
      Register
    2. $60.00
      Aug 1 – Aug 16

About Our Race

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Terms and Conditions:
Please note: there are no refunds for this event. All registrations are considered final sales. You may transfer your registration to another runner right until race day for a $15 fee.

NO PETS & STROLLERS FOR THIS EVENT!

For insurance purposes we cannot allow pets and strollers in this event.

WHEN can you pick up your kit?

BlackToe Running, 95 Bathurst St.
Friday August 16, 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

At the Race Site, on Race Day
2:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Ashbridges Bay Park - Start Line Area

Start location is listed as 1561 Lake Shore Blvd E, Toronto, ON M4L 3W6

Race Start Times

30k Run 5:30 pm
15k  Run & Walk 6:00 pm

5k Run 6:15 pm

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Richard St. John $269.32
2 Anonymous $108.31
3 Anonymous $54.63

Top Teams

1

WalkingFit

Raised: $136.11

2

Running Tribe

Raised: $50.00

3

TRIBE

Raised: $25.00

Top Fundraisers

1

Nicola Seppanen

Raised: $108.31

2

Susan Paré

Raised: $108.31

3

Maria Istoc

Raised: $54.63

Event Schedule

  • August 17 5:30 PM EDT - 30k run

  • August 17 6:00 PM EDT - 15k run/walk

  • August 17 6:30 PM EDT - 5k run/walk

Contact Information

Event Location

1561 Lake Shore Blvd E, Toronto, ON M4L 3W6, Canada

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