- Can I walk?
The race is broken up into walkers and runners for both 5.5km distances. If you signed up for the 5.5km walk you may only walk. If you signed up for the 5.5km or 11km run you can walk or run your distance. If you plan on running at all, register as a runner. Kids race first at 9 am then walkers and runners start at 9:30 am.
- When do I pick up my race bib?
You can pick up your package August 22, 2014 between Noon & 10PM at GPRC Fairview Recreation Centre or the day of the race, for those who can’t make day before.
- Can I register the day of the event?
Yes, however, there is a late fee of $10 and we cannot guarantee a T-Shirt in your size. Please pre-register in person at the GPRC Fairview Fitness Centre, by mail, or by fax 780.835.6787. Deadline is August 22nd at midnight.
- Where can I get a map?
A map will be available on the GPRC website and Facebook page under GPRC Fairview Recreation Centre as soon as the course is confirmed. Starting area will be at Cummings Lake Day use area.
- What time does the race start?
The race starts at 9:00 am for the Kid’s 1Km Fun Run, 9:30 am for the 5.5km walkers/runners and 11km runners.
- What time is everything over?
The course will be closed at 11:30am and volunteers will begin cleaning up. Post-race events will go until 1pm.
- Will there be a coat/bag check?
Yes, however do not bring any valuables with you as we are not responsible for any lost or stolen items.
- What should I wear?
Wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Also, remember to dress for the weather - prepare for sunshine and rain.
- Will there be washrooms?
There are washrooms and shower facilities in the Cummings Lake area.
- Will there be first aid stations?
There will ambulances on site for the event.
- Can I wear my ipod?
No. For your safety and that of the runners around you, we ask that everyone remains aware of what is happening around them.
- Will there be an official photographer?
There will be volunteer taking pictures of the event, but no guarantee of individual pictures. Ask a family member/friend to come along, cheer you on and take some photos.
- Will there be food?
There will be snacks and refreshments provided after the race.
- What if it is raining?
The event will be held rain or shine and only cancelled in the event of thunder and lighting.
- What is the minimum age?
Kids 1 Km Fun Run - 12 years and under.
5.5km or 11km – 13 years and older.
Other questions can be answered by phoning 780-835-6650 or 780-835-6689. You can also email Erin at firstname.lastname@example.org