Welcome to the 2020 Beaches Jazz Run
5k, 10k, Half Marathon & the new 1568 km Provincial Pass
Summer 2020! - A BRC Running Series Event
Run the race anytime you want until the end of July!
Enter the Provincial Pass and you may also enter either the 5k, 10k or 21.1k)*
(*Only one race kit & medal provided per entry)
Raising funds for the Michael Garron Hospital Foundation - in support of their front line workers!
Your donation to Michael Garron Hospital is a gift to the entire East Toronto community - because when people are healthy, everyone around them benefits.
Your donation ensures we can continue to provide excellent patient care by allowing the hospital a flexible source of funding that can be quickly directed where it's needed most.
Beaches Jazz Run 2020 - Virtual and beyond!
In light of the current situation, we are remodeling the Beaches Jazz Run for 2020, and there's some exciting updates!
Run YOUR distance. As usual, we'll have a 5k, 10k, Half Marathon - but this year we have added The "Provincial Pass" - 1568 km!
THE PROVINCIAL PASS DETAILS
All events are set at $55 and include your bib (to be sent out ahead of time) and your medals which will arrive later on (possibly after the event depending on production abilities and Covid-19)
SWAG - BRC Special Edition Buffs (artwork pending)
*We will only be guaranteeing Medals and Buffs to those participants that sign up by June 15!
TEAM SPEED CHALLENGES
For the 5k, 10k, 21.1 events, we will also have regular Team Challenges.
Join in teams of 4, male or female or mixed (any mix is acceptable)
The total score is the lowest average time between the four total times.
Prizes to be determined - stay tuned!
This is for individuals only. The top fundraisers for this event will win prizes:
Top Fundraiser - 4 free entries to any future BRC events, plus a gift pack of approx $100 value
2nd place - 4 free entries to any future BRC events, plus a gift pack of approx $50 value
3rd place - 4 free entries to any future BRC events
We will again have a website to post your 'runfies', selfies, and small gathering group shots.
Based on whatever the Province is allowing for Social Distanced gatherings, get your squad together for a groupie.
But DO REMAIN in groups of 5 or less, 6 feet apart as per Provincial Rules until further notice!
The Best Photos as selected by our committee will win individual and group prizes!
The Beaches Jazz Run is a BRC Running Series Event, brought to you by The Toronto Beaches Runners Club.
Walkers are welcome!
Please note, there are NO REFUNDS for this event. Transfers are subject to a $15 service fee
This event starts June 1st and can be completed at your pace. This event is for teams of 4 persons maximum* [any mix of genders] The distance to travel across Ontario at the longest point is 1,568 kms. That makes it 7 km per person avg. to complete this event between June 1st and end of day July 26, 2020.* For the Team Event, all 4 individuals sign up separately and choose their name. There will be a web page (TBA) where teams can update their progress. The winners are, the first team to reach the goal of 1568 combined kms, with the bonus of total kms completed at the end of day July 26, 2020. There will be prizes for this event**. To be eligible for prizes, you (and/or your team must have all of your runs viewable on any publicly viewable run tracking site (Strava, Runkeeper, Garmin Connect, Map My Run etc). You may still do this challenge if you do not log your runs on a publicly viewable site but will not be eligible for prizes.
$65.00May 19 - Jun. 30
- July 26 6:30 a.m. EDT - Half Marathon Walk
- July 26 7:00 a.m. EDT - Half Marathon Run
- July 26 7:30 a.m. EDT - 10K Run/Walk
- July 26 7:45 a.m. EDT - 5K Run/Walk