MEC Toronto Race FOUR 2019
MEC Toronto Race FOUR
If you've never been to the Kortright Centre and walked along the trails within - you're missing out! Join us on Saturday July 20th for a trail race like no other. Cruise up and down, left and right - it's a challenge you shouldn't miss out on!
Register online or in-store before 12:00pm (noon) on Wednesday July 17th, 2019.
Any race distance changes must be submitted via email by noon on Wednesday July 17th, when online registration closes.
Note: Race day registration is cash only, and is available from 7:45–8:15am on Saturday July 20th at the registration tent.
Our friends from Parkbus are doing two pickups within the GTA. If you are interested in taking Parkbus to get to the race you will need to purchase a ticket seperately through Parkbus. Space on the bus is limited so if you are planning on taking Parkbus please register ASAP.
Regular Rate: $19
- Where: MEC Toronto (300 Queen street West)
- Friday, July 19th from 10am to 6pm
- Saturday, July 20th from 7:45am–8:30am at event site
RACE DAY INFO
Saturday, July 20th, 2019
8:30am - 12km start time
8:45am - 7km start time
Kortright Centre Conservation Area
9550 Pine Valley Drive
Woodbridge, ON L4L 1A6
** The Kortright Centre has a $6.50 admission fee. Entry fee is included in your race entry but all spectators will be subject to regular fees. Everyone is welcome to stay and enjoy the conservation area post-race. Visit kortright.org/ for more information.
We do NOT have a secure bag store process.
- MEC staff and volunteers are NOT responsible for any damaged, lost or stolen items
- MEC staff and volunteers will NOT be available to hold any of your personal items
The route is marshalled by MEC staff and volunteers, so please follow their instructions.
This path is open to the public, so keep to your right on the trail to allow cyclists and other path users to pass you. Check before overtaking another runner.
SALOMON HOW TO TRAIL RUN (HTTR) CLINIC
Help us keep our races green by bringing your own water bottle. (Compostable cups and on-site recycling and composting will also be provided.)
Click on the image to find out more.
If you've never been to the Kortright Centre and walked along the trails within - you're missing out! Join us on July 20th for a trail race like no other. Cruise up and down, left and right - it's a challenge you shouldn't miss out on. Check out the image below for race route info.
Both routes start at start/finish line located near the pavillion to the right of the visitor centre.
7 km Route:
The 7km race follows the entire yellow with blue outlining trail as well as the yellow C1-C5 loop.
**please note that distances are approximate and the 7km route measurse out to approx 6.5km in distance.
The 12km race does two loops of the course, but does the yellow C1-C5 section on the first lap of the course only.
**The 12km course measures out to 12km in distance.
There are three aid stations on the 12km course and two aid stations on the 7km course.
The first aid station is between trail marker W4 and W5 which is approx. 2.5km in.
The second aid station is at trail marker R6 which is approx. 4.5km in
The third aid staiton is near the start/finish line for the second loop of the 12km.
The 12km course hits all three aid stations twice (once on the first loop, and again on the second loop).
LOOKING FOR MORE RACES? SIGN UP FOR A RACE PACAKGE HERE:
Know someone who wants to come cheer you on and give out high-fives? Volunteering with the MEC events team is a blast. For more information, please click on the image.
Race photos will be available on our Flickr account a few days after the race.
LOOKING FOR A TRAINING GROUP?
GTA Meet-up Road and Trail Runs:
These free meet-up runs takes place take at both stores. Schedule is as follows:
Wednesday's - 6pm (MEC North York)
Saturday - 8am (MEC Toronto at Evergreen Brickworks)
Saturday - 8:30am (MEC North York)