Halloween Half (5km/10km/21km)

An event for all ages and abilities.

This is an inexpensive chip timed event giving runners the opportunity to participate without breaking the bank. To keep it affordable, participants receive a timing chip, on-course aid stations, Cinnzeo bakery snacks & water at the finish line.

We encourage everyone to dress up and run the course in costume!

It’s only $30-$40!

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DATE
Saturday October 29,  2022
LOCATION
Bower Ponds Outdoor Stage
4707 Fountain Dr, Red Deer, AB
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ENTRY FEES
5km/10km – $30!  Online closes Thursday night
Half Marathon 21km – $40!  Online closes Thursday night
Race Day Registration will be available from 8:00am-9:30am for $40-$50 cash.  It saves to register early!!  Make sure to give yourself enough time to grab your bib and prepare for a 10am start!

Your entry includes:

  • Race Bib with expert CHIP TIMING and Results
  • WELL MARKED course with water stations and energy food.
  • Finish line snacks from CINNZEO Bakery
  • ​FUN & SWEAT!

PARKING
Free parking at Bower Ponds.

VOLUNTEERING
We can offer you a free race if you or a friend can volunteer.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Pickup Times / New Race Start Times

21km runners: pickup between 8:30am – 9:15am – start 9:30am

10km runners: pickup between 9:00am – 9:45am – start 10:00am

5km runners: pickup between 9:30am – 10:15am – start 10:30am

Race Package Pickup

We are staging race package pick-up according to your race distance.  Please do not arrive before your scheduled pick-up time.  Participants must wear a mask and line up 2m apart during package pick-up.

Race Start

  • Your start time is automatically triggered when you cross the start line.

    Aid Stations

    • Water cups will be filled and waiting on the aid station tables.
    • Gels will be placed on aid station tables.
    • Porta Potties will be stocked with hand sanitizer.

    Finish Line

    • Athletes will be encouraged not to directly follow another athlete into the finish area and to always maintain 2m of physical distance.
    • We have a wide finish chute with two lanes.  Pick a side and keep moving forward.
    • Congratulations!
    • Please take off your timing chip and drop it in one of our bins.  They cost you $75 if you take one home.

    Post-Race

    • Water, Red Bull and Cinnzeo buns be available at the finish. 

    COURSE

    Due to construction, runners will begin at Bower Ponds and run out and back along the river’s north paths.