Sunday, April 10, 2016

Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave. West

Half-Marathon, 10k Run, 5k Team Challenge, 5k John Beedell Memorial Family Run/Walk, 5k Wheelchair Race

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

Registration includes Tech t-shirts, prize draw, 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 programs.


We invite you to put together a team for the Team Challenge for the 2016 Annual Run for Reach. Teams must have a minimum of 4 (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:  http://www.events.runningroom.com/hm/index.php or call the Reach Canada office at 613-236-6636. 

Online Pledge pages

Individual Registration (including 5k John Beedell Memorial Run/Walk and 5k Wheelchair Race):

  • Early Bird Registration (Before March 19, 2016):

          $42 adults / $25 youth*

  • Registration (March 19-April 9, 2016):

          $52 adults / $25 youth*

  • Registration on Race Day:

          $65 adults / $25 youth*

* Age of Youth is 17 and under

5k Family Run/Walk Registration:

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


  • Early Bird Registration (Befor March 19, 2016):

          $195 per team

  • Registration (March 19 - April 1, 2016):

          $240 per team


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.