Sunday, April 12, 2015

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave. West

Attention Runners/Walkers: The first big race in Ottawa is the 30th Annual Run for Reach – an event for all ages and abilities.

Vittoria Trattoria Half-Marathon, 10k Run, 5k Team Challenge, 5k Run/Walk, 5k Wheelchair Race

*Additional Sponsorship opportunities are available. Please call 613-236-6636 to inquire

Registration includes 30th Anniversary digital souvenir photo by Zoomphoto, Tech t-shirts, pancake breakfast, prize draw, Vittoria Trattoria refreshments, prizes, awards and more!  Proceeds go to support Reach Canada’s efforts to foster access to justice for persons with disabilities and our valuable educational programming.


We invite you to put together a team for the Team Challenge for the 2015 Annual Run for Reach . Teams must have a minimum of four (maximum of 5 members) and can be all men, all women or mixed. Choose a team captain and a team name and receive customized t-shirts with your team name.

Register online: https://www.events.runningroom.com/site/?raceId=11570 or call the Reach Canada office at 613-236-6636. 

Online Pledge pages available at  http://run.reach.ca/

Registration fee: up to April 11, $52 Adults

Race Day: $65

Flat Youth Rate: $25 * Age of Youth is 17 and under

Walk: $30 for individuals / $85 for family (up to 4 members)

Team Registration: Up to April 11:$240 per team, NOTE: NO TEAM REGISTRATION ON RACE DAY

Download Brochure here: http://www.reach.ca/_uploads/_media/30anniversary/2015brochure.pdf

Map & routes:


5K Route (10 a.m. start)

Start on Queen Elizabeth Driveway, south of Laurier Avenue Bridge adjacent to Cartier Drill Hall.  Runners proceed southbound on QE Driveway and continue to a point approximately 150 metres south of 5th Avenue/The Canal Ritz Restaurant.  There will be marshals at that point to direct runners to turn around and proceed north on QE back to the finish line at the Drill Hall.


10K/Half Marathon Route (8:00 a.m.)

Both events start together, just South of Laurier Avenue Bridge and run the first 10K over the same route. Runners run South on QE Driveway for 5 kilometres to a turnaround point just past Crescent Heights Drive.  Marshals will direct runners to the turnaround point and then directed back North towards the finish line that is located next to the Cartier Drill Hill.  10K runners will run to the finish, half marathon runners will be directed to a location just before Laurier Avenue bridge, where they will turn around for their second lap. 


Runners continue South on QE Driveway and when they reach 15K, will continue southbound to the Preston Street intersection.  Runners will be directed to turn around and head North on QE Driveway back to the finish line at the Cartier Drill Hall.