MEC Ottawa Road Race ONE: 2K / 5K / 10K / 21.1K 2019

  • Date
    Sunday, 14 April, 2019
  • Time
    From 08:45 am to 12:00 pm EDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Ottawa
  • Price
    $20.00
  • Address
    Canada Aviation and Space Museum
    11 Aviation Parkway
    Ottawa, ON

MEC OTTAWA ROAD RACE one: THE SPRING FLYER 2019

The Spring Flyer returns in 2019 with the Cocoa Camino Kids 2km, 5km, 10km, and back this year - race a Half Marathon on this scenic, flat and fast course!

OTTAWA RACE WEEKEND PROMO:

The Spring Flyer is 6 weeks before the Run Ottawa National Capital Race Weekend - a perfect time for a speed-check! 


INSCRIPTION / REGISTRATION

Vous pouvez vous inscrire en ligne en choisissant une distance et en cliquant sur le bouton d’inscription ci-dessous.

Registrations can be made on-line by selecting a distance and clicking "register" below.

Distance

En ligne

Jusqu'au 11 avril 2019

Online 

Until April 11, 2019

Magasin MEC d’Ottawa Jusqu'au 13 avril 2019 

In-store at MEC Ottawa Until April 13, 2019 

Le jour de la course

Race Day

April 14, 2019

Cocoa Camino 2K

$20

$25

$30

5K

$20

$25

$30

10K

$20

$25

$30

21.1K

$25

$30

$35

Remarque: Les achats en ligne se ferment le 11 avril, 2019. Argent comptant uniquement pour les inscriptions le jour de la course, dès 7 h 15. 

Note: On-line orders close on April 11, 2019. Please register in-store after this date. Race day registration is cash-only, 7:15am onwards. 

Toutes les ventes des courses MEC sont non-remboursables. Voir la politique sur le remboursement ici.

We love to offer amazing value for our events, but we cannot offer refunds on registrations. Please see our refund policy here.
 
* Restrictions d'âge: Tous les coureurs du demi-marathon doivent avoir 16 ans le jour de la course. Il n'y a pas de restriction d'âge dans la course de 5 km, mais les enfants doivent être accompagnés d'un adulte dans l'aire de départ et d'arrivée.
 

*Age restrictions: All runners in the half marathon must be 16years old on race day. There is no age restriction in the 5km race, but children must be accompanied by an adult to the start and finish area. 

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.


RÉCUPÉRATION DES DOSSARDS / BIB PICK-UP

Magasin MEC d'Ottawa

At MEC Ottawa 

Vendredi 12 avril

Friday, April 12

10 h à 21 h

10:00am - 9:00pm

Magasin MEC d'Ottawa

At MEC Ottawa

Samedi 13 avril

Saturday, April 13

9 h à 17 h

9:00am - 5:00pm

At Canada Aviation and Space Museum

Dimanche 14 avril

Sunday, April 14

7 h 15

7:15am

Rabais lors de la récupération du dossard : profitez d’un rabais de 10 % sur vos achats en magasin lorsque vous récupérez votre dossard le jeudi soir SEULEMENT (certaines conditions s’appliquent).
 
Package pick up deal: Get 10% off purchases you make instore 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. 


INFORMATION RELATIVE AU JOUR DE LA COURSE / RACE DAY INFO

DÉPART / START TIMES

DISTANCE HEURE / TIME
21.1K 8:45am
10K 9:00am
5K 9:15am
Cocoa Camino Kids 2K 9:30am

LIEU / LOCATION

Canada Aviation and Space Museum

11 Aviation Parkway, Ottawa, ON

POUR S'Y RENDRE / GETTING THERE

COVOITURAGE / CAR POOLING

Veuillez vous inscrire pour le covoiturage. / Please sign up for carpooling!: LINK COMING SOON!

STATIONNEMENT / PARKING

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

 


PARCOURS DES COURSES / RACE ROUTES

Veuillez étudier les cartes attentivement ainsi que le profil d'élévation. 

Please study the maps and their elevation profiles! 

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. 

CHANGEMENT DE DISTANCE / DISTANCE CHANGES

Si vous souhaitez changer de distance, vous pourrez le faire en magasin lorsque vous viendrez chercher votre dossard. *Des frais supplémentaires s'appliquent pour changer pour les plus longues distances.

For distance changes, please do so at the time of bib pick up. Let the employee know you would like to change your distance, and they will update your information. *Longer distance charges still apply.


PROGRAMMES D'ENTRAÎNEMENT / TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES:

MEC et Unis pour le sport sont fiers do vous offrir un encadrement gratuit à nouveau pour 2019, unique pour les courses sur routes.Télécharger votre programme GRATUIT ICI.

Back again, United for Sport are proud to offer you coaching programs for the MEC Road Races. Download your FREE PROGRAM HERE.


BÉNÉVOLES / VOLUNTEER

Joignez-vous à nous ! Aidez les participants lors de la cueillette des dossards, distribuez de l'eau aux athlètes sur le parcours, dirigez les coureurs et distribuez les bananes sur la ligne d'arrivée ! Les bénévoles participants aux courses de MEC Ottawa recevront une inscription gratuite pour une autre course ainsi qu'un rabais de 10% en magasin lors de la soirée de cueillette des dossards. Inscriptions imminentes !

Join us! Help people to pick up their race bib, hand athletes water on the course, point runners in the right direction and dish out the bananas at the finish line! Volunteers at MEC Ottawa races will receive a free entry to another running race and shop with a 10% discount at MEC on the bib pick up evening. 


COMMANDITAIRES + PARTENAIRES / SPONSORS + PARTNERS:

          

  

RACE CHIP TIMED BY:


Pour de plus amples renseignements, communiquez avec le directeur de la course: felicia.constantin@mec.ca

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