Run Our Shore – May 6, 2023

Next up Saturday May 6, 2023. DETAILS TBA

Queens Coast ! Region of Queens Municipality – Visit

Athletics Canada Certified routes, Run Nova Scotia.

Historical April temp. 5.5c. (41.9f). Forecast at Weather Network: Liverpool

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FINAL DISTANCE ADJUSTMENTS MUST BE IN BY 9PM WEDNESDAY. May 3, 2023

NOTE: Dogs (other than service dogs) and Strollers are not permitted on the routes. Thank you.

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Kit Pickup Best Western Plus:

Friday May 5 at 6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Saturday May 6 at 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM (may be at start line)

Please Note:

Porta potty at start/finish, 1 at 10K turn, 1 at 9k in Half. Queens Place washrooms open 8:00AM.

No showers. No massage service available.

No pets, no strollers, NO pacers OR  unpaid participants on the route.

Food & Beverage: limited snacks and drinks available be sure to pack a snack… will be some coffee, water, bananas, light snacks. Served at Finish or based on weather may be at Best Western. Recommend you bring a snack and hydration.

TBA Overall recognition done via finish line and announcers.

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EARLY KIT pickup!
Friday May 5, 2023
Best Western Plus
TIME: 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.

FINAL KIT pickup!
Saturday May 6, 2023
Best Western Plus or start line.
TIME: 7:30A.M. to 8:45 A.M.

EVENT DAY
Date: Saturday May 6 ,2023

TIME: 9:30 AM. Register for $30.00 plus fees! RNS members receive an additional $5 off.
5 KM EventWALK/RUN event!
[open to 10 years of age or greater]
Route Map & Elevation found on Register page.

The only event that includes a WALK is the 5 KM. Starts in the side parking lot at Queens Place Emera Centre head down Old Cobbs Barn Road and turn left onto Highway #3.Proceed to the Port Mersey  site in Brooklyn. At this point 2.5 KM you will turn and return to Queens Place Emera Centre. Again you can WALK or run this route.

TIME: 9:15 AM. Register for $40.00 plus fees!  RNS members receive additional $5.00 off!
10 KM Event – WALK/ Run [open to 14 years of age or greater]
Route Map & Elevation found on Register page.

The 10 KM (out and back) race will leave the side parking lot and proceed down Old Cobbs Barn Road turning left onto Highway#3. Run to the bridge near the Port Mersey site and and at 2.8km proceed right into Brooklyn taking in some great waterfront scenery then down Brooklyn Shore Road turning just past Mount Pleasant Road the 5 KM mark and back to Queens Place Emera Centre. Route has some gentle inclines.

TIME: 9:00 AM. Register for $55.00 plus fees! RNS members receive additional $5.00 off!
Half Marathon – 21.1 KM RUN ONLY [open to 16 years of age or greater]
Route Map & Elevation found on Register page.

The Half Marathon race (Loop) will leave the side parking lot  proceed down Old Cobbs Barn Road turning left onto Highway #3. Run to the bridge at 2.8 KM near the Port Mersey Commercial Park and proceed right into Brooklyn taking in some great waterfront scenery then down Brooklyn Shore Road. You will continue along some scenic ocean views as far as Beach Meadows and at the intersection with the Church at 9.3 KM as your guide you will cross the road and continue towards Eagle Head. Make your way to Eagle Head look for the turn at 11.55 KM and you will then be on your way back down Eastern Shore Road and to Queens Place Emera Centre for your big Finish!

Depending on your level of run pace you will find the route presents you various challenges.

Questions:  runourshore@gmail.com

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