Around the Bay

COVID-19 Race Update
This race is usually an in person event, but due to COVID-19 they have gone virtual. We recommend checking the official race website and social media channels to get current information about this year's event.
Around the Bay
Date Apr 25, 2021
Sunday
Distance 5k, Relay, 30k
Course Type Road
COVID-19 Race Update
This race is usually an in person event, but due to COVID-19 they have gone virtual. We recommend checking the official race website and social media channels to get current information about this year's event.

Race Reports

Read first hand reports and reviews from runners who have completed this race in the past!

2017 Around the Bay Race Report
"I love this race and will want to do it every year!"

Race Information

The Around the Bay Road Race holds the title of oldest race in North America, having being first run in 1894! Of course it carries on a rich tradition and has been won by some of the best runners in the world. 

It is also a charity event (since 2005.) All funds go to St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton for their patient care and research. 

Join us for the 30k, 5k and relay by yourself or with a team (friends, family, corporate, etc.)

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