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Off The Rails 5km
Sat, 3 June 2017, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM MDT
Did you know June 3rd is National Health and Fitness Day? NHFD is an initiative to make Canada the Fittest Nation on Earth, starting with marking one day, the first Saturday in June as the day when Canadians get out and get active in any way they wish.
The race route STARTS at Kinsmen Lake in Strathmore and circles Grey Park then FINISHES after completing a loop of the lake. This route is beautiful, flat and fast with water in view 90% of the course. This course is well marshalled at all road crossings and turns.
Our Club strongly encourages all family members of all abilities to do this race together. So please RUN, WALK or, USE A STROLLER to help your family complete the 5km! We allow any adaptions required for all family members to be included.
2 BIG ADDITIONS THIS YEAR! Not only will a trophy will be awarded to the school who has the most participants; but, WE HAVE MEDALS AND GRAB BAGS FOR EACH PARTICIPANT!!!! Please stay tuned for our medal reveal.
WE HAVE A RACE THEME! Its Canadas 150th Birthday. Award will be given for the costume that best reflects our theme! Have fun and good luck.
Registration caps at 300 participants.
Event starts and finishes at Kinsmen Lake (North end).
Registration is on-line only. If we are under 300 participants on race morning we will allow registration the morning of the race.
MORNING OF THE RACE:
Check-in and Body Marking at 8:30 - 8:50am. Race Starts at 9AM SHARP. Limited Parking will be available in the North Parking Lot. Please consider using the south lot and street parking.
VENUE FACILITIES/ADDED VALUE RACE DETAILS:
Toilets, Onsite Parking, on course and post race refreshments and snacks, medal for all participants, special category awards will be given at finish line with grab bags. *WINNING SCHOOL WITH THE MOST PARTICIPANTS WILL BE AWARDED THE TROPHY ON A LATER DATE.
By registering for this run, I agree to grant the Town of Strathmore and its legal represenatives and assignees the irrevocable and unrestricted rights to use and publish photographs or video recordings of the community run for editorial, trade, advertising and any other purpose and in any manner or medium.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Also long as they can complete the race with their 2 feet they count as a number.
Example: Mom, Dad, 10 year old, 5 year old (walking it) and baby in a stoller = 4 registrants
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Race Director: Kelly Yorston
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Please either print off tickets or have them up and ready for viewing at our registration table to ensure a speedy check-in.
Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?
If you are unable to race please contact the race director immediately to have your name removed from the registration list. Then have the person wanting the ticket to register under their own name. If the race is at capacity please contact Kelly before proceding.