Safely run in an environment like no other.
This course provides unique opportunities to run on a real runway.
Real aircraft will be available for you to try flying after the race!
Fly through a flat and fast course
5km and 2km distance available, kids run free with the registration of an adult
Medal and Prizes for participants
Large selection of Food Trucks available after the race.
Same day race package pickup.
Run through the History of Alberta
Run through the history of industry
Run through the history of Canadian Aviation
Three race distances, 5km, 2km and 500m kids run. (Race distances are slightly longer but have been measured with two separate GPS.
Enjoy the festival atmosphere with Antique cars, Aircraft, kids activities and food trucks.
No other race provides the opportunity to take flight both on your feet and in a real aircraft.
For anyone interested, aircraft and pilots will be available to take you on a sight seeing flight after the race! (additional charge)
5 KM race route
The surface is 70% paved 30% packed gravel.
2km Route is from the Wetaskiwin terminal building and only on the paved runway surface.
500m Kids run is paved. Free with adult participation of another distance.
2km ClosedOnline registration closed
Run the runway,
CA$45.00Nov 3 – May 3
CA$45.00May 4 – May 4
Kids run Closed
Kids run Free for the children of participants
Free with Registration in 5kNov 3 - May 4
Kids run, no adult participation Closed
CA$10.00Nov 3 - May 4
5 km Closed
See both the runway and the beautiful tour road of the Reynolds Museum
CA$55.00Nov 3 - May 4
- May 6 9:00 AM MDT - Coffee Starts!
- May 6 10:00 AM MDT - Runway Closes
- May 6 10:30 AM MDT - Kids Race Start
- May 6 11:00 AM MDT - 5 k Start
- May 6 11:15 AM MDT - 2km start
- May 6 11:50 AM MDT - All participants must clear the runway
- May 6 12:00 PM MDT - Runway Opens
- May 6 12:00 PM MDT - Food trucks
- Event contact
- Eric Schletz