Calgary Roadrunners  2019 Confederation Park XC Relay Race


When

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

11:45 am Kids' 1K Race

12:00 pm 3 x 4 km Relay Race


Where

The race is held in Confederation Park next to Rosemont Hall, 2807 10 St NW, Calgary.


What

The relay is cross country style race consisting of a 3-person ~4 km figure-eight course on groomed grass, with a shallow creek crossing. There is some uneven footing, and depending on weather conditions the grass can be slippery. Each team member runs the same route. Bring dry shoes & socks and a jacket to put on after the race. The Kids’ 1K course is on groomed grass.


How much

$12 General entry

$8 Calgary Roadrunner members

$6 Full-time student

$0 for Kids' 1K Race

A parent or guardian must sign a waiver for each child entered in the Kids' 1K Race.

Fees are per runner.

Pay by cash or cheque payable to:

Calgary Roadrunners Club

CRR GST # 13200 2668 RT001


Register today

We are limited to 100 teams, currently 38 teams have pre-registered online.

Registration fees are not refundable.

Register today or fill out a team waiver and register in person before the race.

Registration is not required for the Kids' 1K race but they do require a Kids' 1K waiver signed by their parent or guardian.

Online registration closes at Oct 19 2019 11:00PM.

Not quite a three-some? Post on the CRR Facebook group that you're looking to be part of a team, or let us help you get matched up during in-person registration the morning of the race.


Race number pickup

Race number pickup starts at 10:00 am at the Rosemont Hall. Please be prepared to have one team member present the signed waiver form, pay the team entry fee and pick up all race numbers for your team(s). Receipts will be provided on request. Team number pickup and registration will close at 11:30 am in order to start the race on time!


Post race social

Rosemont Hall 2807 10th St. NW. Hot soup, rolls and beverages will be served. All runners are requested to bring a dessert (cookies, squares, muffins, etc.) to share with race participants. Please bring a mug, bowl and spoon to reduce the amount of waste.


Amenities

Washrooms are available in the Rosemont Community Hall.


Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to help at the finish line and directing runners on the course, drop us a note if you can help.

Volunteers are awesome. You are awesome. You should volunteer!


Race directors

Mike Kulawik (volunteers)

Kim Jones (registration)

Darren Hirst (general questions, soup brigade)


Calgary Roadrunners Cross Country Grand Prix

The grand Prix is a series of races that takes runners through parks in a variety of locations in Calgary and in Okotoks. Courses are designed to heighten the experience of running on natural surfaces through interesting terrain and scenery. The 8K/4K race is preceded by a children’s 1Km fun run. Courses for the first 3 races of the season include more groomed grass and provide a good introduction to the XC novice runner. All races are followed by social mixing, soup and desserts. Soup is provided, you bring the dessert.

Learn more about the CRR XC Grand Prix Series and qualification for age category and Iron Person awards here.