Event: Edmonton Run in the Dark – 5k run
Date: 14th November 2018
Every November, as darkness sweeps the globe, thousands of people from over 50 cities will pull on their running shoes and red flashing armbands and hit the streets to Run in the Dark.
Your $38 CAD donation will play a big part in helping the Mark Pollock Trust to reach its $750,000 CAD fundraising aim this year to fast-track a cure for paralysis, which will change the lives of millions of paralysed people around the world.
There are a limited number of places available so make sure to sign up early so you don’t miss out!
This year’s pop-up run will be championed by Kendra Boles and Gavin Armstrong.
YOUR FAQS ANSWERED:
In return for your donation, you will receive a run entry and a flashing Run in the Dark arm cuff.
Refreshments will be distributed to all participants at the finish line.
Chip-timing is not in operation for our pop-up events.
It is important that you arrive 15 minutes in advance of the start time (7pm) so that you can receive your flashing armband.
A group photo will be taken with all participants in advance of the run.
Registration will close at 5pm sharp on Tuesday 13th November 2018.
For any queries relating to this event please feel free to contact [email protected]
There are just 250 places available for this event so runners are advised to register early to avoid disappointment.
The start and finish line will be located at the fountain just north of the Legislature Building (just west of the Annex Building). There will be free parking in the car park on 107 St immediately north east of the Annex building and on street parking on 107 St.
The route will be a 5km loop crossing the High Level Bridge heading south, Walterdale Bridge heading north, with a gut busting climb back up the hill to the Legislature.