MEC Ottawa Road Race TWO: 2k / 5k / 10k / 21.1k 2018

  • Période
    Dimanche, 15 avril, 2018
  • Heure 
    De 08:45 am to 12:00 pm EDT
  • Prix 
    $15.00
  • Adresse 
    Canada Aviation and Space Museum
    Aviation Parkway
    Ottawa, ON

THE RACE IS ON !!!


 

*Online registration has now closed. Please register in-store or at the race. 


MEC Ottawa Road Race Two: The Spring Flyer 2018

The Spring Flyer returns in 2018 with the Cocoa Camino Kids 2km, 5km, 10km, and new this year - race a Half Marathon on this scenic, flat and fast course!

OTTAWA RACE WEEKEND PROMO:

The Spring Flyer is 5 weeks before the Run Ottawa National Capital Race Weekend a perfect time for a speed-check! Run the Spring Flyer then, come and visit us at the Ottawa Marathon Expo (Booth 619) to enter an exclusive competition for a MEC Runners Prize Pack which includes: 2019 race entries, a pair of New Balance 890 running shoes, sponsor product and more!

How it works:

  • Complete the 5, 10 or 21.1km Spring Flyer Race on April 15th
  • Keep your bib from the race
  • Stop by our booth in the Shaw Centre Expo Hall, show us your race bib, and enter for your chance to win the MEC Runners Prize Pack!

 


REGISTRATION

Registrations can be made online by selecting a distance and clicking "register", below.

Distance

Online / In-store

Before April 12th, 9am

In-store

After April 12th, 9am

Race day

Cocoa Camino 2K

$15

$15

$25

5K

$15

$20

$25

10K

$15

$20

$25

21.1K

$20

$25

$30

Note: Race day registration is cash-only, 7:15am onwards on Sunday, April 15th.

2K race intended for kids aged 7 and under*, to run with a parent - at no charge for the parent !

*Kids older than 7 can run this event as long as they are accompanied by an adult. For kids that can run longer on their own, we reccomend the 5km distance.


BIB PICK-UP

At MEC Ottawa  Thursday April 12 5pm - 9pm
At MEC Ottawa  Friday April 13 10am - 9pm
At MEC Ottawa Saturday April 14 9am - 5:30pm
At Canada Aviation and Space Museum Sunday April 15 7:15am

Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make in store when you pick up your bib on Thursday evening ONLY (conditions apply)

If you are collecting someone else's bib, please bring a signed note from them authorizing you to do so. 


RACE DAY INFORMATION

Warm-up with Epic Fitness 8:15am
21.1K 8:45am
10K 9:00am
5K 9:15am
Cocoa Camino Kids 2K 9:20am

Location

Canada Aviation and Space Museum

11 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa, ON

Parking

There is ample parking at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum. It is charged at $6/day, please pay at a meter.

Sustainability

Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle for before and after the race. (Compostable cups provided on the course).


RACE ROUTE

2K - The Cocoa Camino Kids 2kJoin us for a special Kids Only 2km running race! With an emphasis on FUN and Sponsored by Cocoa Camino, every (little) runner will receive a chocolate gift at the finish line! The run is open to kids under 7yrs old, who can be accompanied by an adult while they run if you wish (no charge for the adult). The course is a simple out and back, just like the "adult" races. It is chip timed by Sportstats.

5K / 10K / 21.1K - 5K,10K and 21.1K races are out and back courses (the half has an additional loop back on itself). Starting with a slight rise opposite the Aviation Museum, they race eastwards on the right side of the road to their respective turn-around points. They are flat and fast, providing you with a perfect test of your form, finishing with a glorious downhill straight-away.

5K COURSE

10K COURSE

HALF MARATHON COURSE

Half Marathon route details: The course contains and internal loop, i.e. you run from the start to point A, back to point B, to point A again, then to the Finish. Indicated with POI map below. 

Each kilometer will be marked on course.

Rules

In all races, all runners are to keep to the right side of the center line.

Water stations

Aid stations are positioned approximately every 3km on course: All water stations will be equipped by MEC’s electrolyte partner nuun hydration. nuun is high in electrolytes, yet low in sugar to keep you optimally hydrated throughout the race. NUUN PRODUCTS


RACE SPONSORED BY:

 

 

PARTNERS/EXHIBITORS

           

       

 

  

 

RACE CHIP TIMED BY:

 


RACE RESULTS

Race results will be uploaded instantly to the Sportstats.ca website.

We’ll be giving out medals to the top three male and female finishers in each distance category (no age categories awards).


For more information, please contact the race director: felicia.constantin@mec.ca


Français:

Inscrivez-vous en sélectionant une distance ci-dessous puis en cliquant sur le bouton "Register now" (la page suivante s'ouvrira en anglais, il vous sera possible de basculer en français en cliquant sur l'icone "FR" située en haut à droite de la page).

LES INSRIPTIONS EN LIGNE FERMERONT LE JEUDI 12 AVRIL 2017 À 9 H. 

Les prix augmentent par 10$ le jour de la course - 5km / 10km = 25$; 21.1km = 30$. Argent comptant seulement.