Ottawa Runs You Might Like - July

Ottawa Runs You Might Like - July

Have you booked a running event into your summer holidays? The hot days and warm nights are only gonna be around for so long, so you might as well take this opportunity to get outside and do something fun! 

Already familiar with these runs? You can always head to to get a full list of upcoming Ottawa road runs, trail runs, and OCRs.

Scotiabank Canada Day Road Races

Date: July 1, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k, Other

This year's Scotiabank Canada Day Road Races are probably going to be extra special. After all, Canada only turns 150 once! Guaranteed to sell out, so get in on it quick!


5/15 Farm Run

Date: July 12, 2017
Distance: 5k, 15k

If you're a country person at heart, the 5/15 Farm Run is for you! Did you know that cows are let out to pasture each evening at 5:15 p.m.? Now you do! And you'll never forget it if you run this 5k or 15k road race around the Central Experimental Farm.

The Color Run Ottawa

Date: July 15, 2017
Distance: Fun Run

So who cares if they spell it color and not colour? The Color Run always delivers a fun, colourful time. You're gonna walk away from this one with pics for a lifetime.

5k Foam Fest Ottawa

Date: July 22, 2017
Distance: OCR

You'd be surprised how much dirt collects at the 5k Foam Fest. Don't believe? Watch the video above and you'll soon see why this is one of Ottawa's best obstacle course races!

Sri Chinmoy Ultras Ottawa

Date: July 29-30, 2017
Distance: Ultra

Sri Chinmoy was an Indian spiritual leader who taught meditation through running. Runners around the world have organized ultra runs in his memory for many years. Ottawa's Sri Chinmoy team is one of the oldest groups to provide this rare opportunity to run an ultra. You can even run it in a relay team!

Published on Mar 31, 2017