Nutrience Half Marathon Run & Walk


Race Day: September 30, 2018

Race Start Time: 7:30 AM

To view the route map, please see the image below.

New route:

The Half Marathon route starts on Lakeshore Road at Coronation Park and continues east on Lakeshore Rd. to Suffolk. Turning right onto the Appleby College Campus and following the campus road around to return to Lakeshore Rd. North on Suffolk to Rebecca, west on Rebecca to Jones St. South on Jones to Marine, west on Marine to Bronte, south on Bronte to Ontario. East on Ontario to East St. and north back to Marine Dr. East on Marine and back to Coronation Park.

At the park, runners will cross over Lakeshore to the north side and follow a runner’s lane to Suffolk, turn left and continue along the same route as previously followed.


Race Kit Pick Up 
Participants must pick up their race kit which includes their race bib, timing chip, t-shirt and swag bag at the Runner’s Expo. Emails with bib numbers will be sent out on Friday, September 28th, 2018. This information will also be available at the expo.

For more information on the Nutrience Oakville Half Marathon Runner’s Expo including date, time and location, please click here.

Weather
Average Monthly Temp. 15.3 ºC (59.54 ºF)
Average Monthly Maximum Temp. 21 ºC (69.8 ºF)
24 Hr Monthly Average Temp. 16.0 ºC (60.8 ºF)
Average Monthly Minimum Temp 9.6 ºC (49.28 ºF)
Monthly Rain Fall 78 mm (3.07"")

Aid Stations
Nuun, a recovery beverage will be provided for your hydration needs, it provides electrolytes + carbohydrates precisely balanced to hydrate.  In addition to Nuun, water will be offered every roughly 3K along the route. The recovery beverage will be first, followed by water.

FREE Parking
Participants and spectators are asked to park on the north side of Bronte GO Station (2104 Wyecroft Road). Click here for a map to the Bronte GO Station. There is NO parking available in Coronation Park on Race Day.

Street parking is limited on streets near the park. Participants are advised to park properly and have consideration for the neighbourhood. Improperly parked vehicles may be ticketed or towed at the vehicle owner's expense.

FREE Shuttle Buses
Shuttle buses will run back and forth from the Bronte GO Station to the Nutrience Half Marathon start line (Coronation Park) from 5:00 AM to 6:45 AM. The LAST BUS for participants will be leaving the Go Station at 6:45 AM SHARP!

Buses will be stationed in the Bronte GO Station parking lot at the first turn into the lot just off Wyecroft Road. Buses will run from the finish area (Coronation Park) back to the Bronte GO Station until 12:30 PM.

Walking
The Walking category is for participants who plan to walk 100% of the distance. There is a time limit of three and a half hours, which translates to nine minutes and fifty-seven seconds per kilometre. Walkers who fall behind this pace will be asked to move to the sidewalk and become pedestrians. Results will list walkers separately but there will be no prizing or age groups in the walking category.

Prizing
Prizing will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female finishers in the open and masters categories. All finishers will receive a medal and age group results will be posted for the top three finishers in each male and female age category. Age categories are as follows: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+.

Nutrience Half Marathon awards start time is 9:45 AM.
All open and masters prizes will be presented on stage. All age group results will be posted at the event and online after the event.

There will be no duplication of prizes.

NOTE: All prizing must be picked up on the day of the event.