Sunday, April 16, 2023 at 9:00AM
5K & 10K races
Professor’s Lake Recreation Centre
1660 North Park Road
Start and Finish 5K and 10K route:
- Starting in the Professor’s Lake parking lot
- Left and continue out of parking lot
- Right onto North Park Drive
- Run to turnaround at Pleasant Valley Place
- After turnaround continue on North Park Drive
- Left on Panda Lane
- Left on Porteous Circle
- Left on to path and follow around the lake
- Left on Professors Lake Parkway
- Left on Pepperwood Place
- Enter path at end of Pepperwood Place
- Continue to follow the lake path
- Right at the parking lot
- Left towards the finish area
Volunteers and First Aid will be available along the route to assist you if needed.
The route is mostly flat and fast, with a couple small hill/inclines.
Please pay attention to marshals and police officers. follow instructions when asked to stay on the path or sidewalks as only part of the roadways will be closed for the race. Please use caution when crossing streets.
Two water stations will be available on the route near the halfway points and at the finish line.
Washrooms and Changing
Washrooms and changing facilities in the Professors Lake Recreation Centre will be open and available for use.
Walkers and Time Limits
All walkers are welcome to participate and will be awarded a finishers medal. We only ask that you line up at the back of the runners. A two hour time limit is placed on the race which will leave plenty of time to walk the route and finish comfortably.
Strollers, Pets and Roller Blades
Please no pets or roller blades are allowed on the course for safety reasons. Strollers are permitted, but should line up near the rear of the start line.
Designated parking for the event will be available at: Professors Lake Recreation Centre (Capacity 80 cars) 1660 North Park Road Brampton, Ontario L6S 4B4 Additional parking: St. John Bosco School 1025 North Park Road Brampton, Ontario L6S 4B4 And nearby street parking in the event of full lots at the Rec Centre and school. *Please DO NOT park at the Brampton Chinese Baptist Church or the Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall locations across the street.
RACE KIT PICK-UP
Winston Churchill Running Room
2969 Argentia Rd
Mississauga ON L5N 0A2
On April 15 from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm.
On RACE DAY kit pickup is at Professor’s Lake on Sunday April 16, 2023 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Your race kit will include your bib, timing chip and a technical shirt.
Race Bibs and Timing Chips
Your timing chip is integrated with the bib. Please be sure to write your full name, emergency contact information and any allergies or health conditions you have on the back of your race bib.
An area inside the Professors Lake Recreation Centre will be designated as a bag drop location. We strongly recommend that you leave your valuables at home.
Indoor washrooms are available. Snacks and water will be available.
MEDALS AND PRIZES
All completed participants will receive a finishers medal
- Top 3 finishers male and female will be awarded
- First place Youth team awarded
We are looking for volunteers to help with the race! We have various opportunities available;
- Start / Finish Line
- Water Stations
- Food Stations
- Registration Table
- Set-up / Tear Down
- Cheering Crew
If you are a Grade 9 – 12 student and need volunteer hours, please feel to help in one of the above positions. We will sign-off on your volunteer hours. Please fill out the following R4HStudentform2023 and email it to Run_with_Us@bramptonbenders.com.
Race Directors: Jackilyn Wallace