EMS Foundation Charity Fun Run


The 17th EMS Foundation Charity Fun Run will take place on Friday, October 7, 2016 in Eau Claire Plaza.  

10km Race starts at 7:00 PM / 5km Race starts at 7:10 PM

  • 5km walk/run / 10km walk/run
  • All distance walk/runs are chipped timed
  • Results are posted shortly after the race and will be shared online
  • Certified by Athletics Canada, Sanctioned by Athletics Alberta
  • Runner insurance is covered by the registration fee
  • Runners are welcome to donate in addition to registering for the event
  • All distance walk/runs will head west along the Bow River Pathway commencing and finishing at the arches at Festival Place at Eau Claire plaza
  • Glow sticks and other fun swag at event registration
  • Awards, door prizes and a awesome post run meal available inside Eau Claire Market
  • COSTUMES ARE ENCOURAGED – prizes for costumes

Start and Finish is at Eau Claire Festival Market (the arches).  Both the 5km and 10km routes head west on the pathways before turning north (NOTE see maps – the turnoffs are at different locations) and then head east before turning south on the pathways (NOTE see maps – the turnoffs are again at different locations) and running back to Eau Claire Festival Market.

2016 – 5km Route

2016 – 10km Route





Online Deadline: Thursday, October 6 at 11:00 pm.

Registration available at race package pickup (cash only).

Late registration available race-day (cash only).


ADULT ($47) – individual regular registration; individual late registration (cash only) is $67


FIRST RESPONDER ($40) – individual registration for First Responder


CHILDREN ($20) – individual registration for children 12 years and under ONLY


FIRST RESPONDER GROUP ($150) – includes registration for 5 team members at a discounted price of $30.00/runner


FAMILY OF FOUR ($130) – includes registration for 2 adults and 2 children under the age of 12 years



Pricing is in Canadian dollars.

Pay online by Visa/Mastercard, Visa Debit or Interac Online



Receipts will be provided for cash donations of $25.00 or more.


Wednesday October 5, 2016
Strides Running Store
Marda Loop
3558 Garrison Gate SW,
Calgary, Alberta
From 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Thursday October 6, 2016
Strides Running Store
Fish Creek
1119, 380 Canyon Meadows Dr. SE, Calgary, Alberta
From 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Limited race-day pickup available before 6:00 p.m.