Ottawa Runs You Might Like - December

Ottawa Runs You Might Like - December

December's one of the best months to sign up for a race - you get to choose from a bunch of festive options! Whether you're into the full Santa Suit run, or just dusting off your jingle bells, sign up for one of these holiday ho-ho races and get running!

Ottawa Santa Shuffle Fun Run & Elf Walk

Date: December 2, 2017
Distance: 1k, 5k

The annual Santa Shuffle Fun Run and Elf Walk raises much needed funds for the Salvation Army across the nation. Ottawa participants don their mosts festive costumes and head down to Lansdowne Park to walk and run along the Rideau Canal. 

Casselman Santa Walk and Run

Date: December 3, 2017
Distance: 3k, 5k, 10k

Casselman's annual Santa run is fun for the whole family. Everyone gets a Santa suit, complete wtih beard and buckle, but you provide the ho, ho, hos yourself as you run through this flat, fast course just thirty minutes outside downtown Ottawa.

Resolution Run Ottawa

Date: December 31, 2017
Distance: 5k, 10k

Before you don your glitzy outfits and head out to toast the new year, lace up your sneaks and head down to Lansdowne Park for this annual evening run right before the ball drops. 

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Published on Nov 27, 2017