National Captial Run

Saturday July 28, 2018


Event Highlights
Beautiful Run Along the Ottawa River
Walkers are welcome
Official performance certificate available online
Medals to all finishers


Saturday July 28, 2018
Terry Fox Athletic Facility, Ottawa Canada

Event Distances :
10K Run / 5K Run

COURSE Details

Race Day Start Schedule :
10K & 5K Run : 8:30 a.m.

Directions & Parking
The Terry Fox Athletic Facility, adjacent to Mooney's Bay Park, is the race site. It is just South of the corner of Hogsback Rd.and Riverside Dr., on riverside Dr. The entrance to the Terry Fox Athletic Facility Parking Lot and the Mooney's Bay Parking Lot is the first driveway on the West side of Riverside Dr., South of Hogsback Rd.

Race kit pick up & late registration
Friday July 27
The West Field of the Terry Fox Athletic Facility
Parking at the Terry Fox Athletic Facility
Riverside Dr., Ottawa
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday July 28
The West Field of the Terry Fox Athletic Facility
(See Race Day Parking Info Below)
Riverside Dr., Ottawa
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Race Day Parking Options :
Off Hogsback Rd. near the Riverside Dr. side of Hogsback Rd.
There is a limit of 150 cars in the lot. We anticipate that this lot will be full by 8:00 a.m. and exiting this lot will be slow until about 12:00 p.m. If you know you will be leaving the event earlier than that, please choose one of the other parking locations.

Terry Fox Athletic Facility off Riverside Dr. South of Hogsback Rd.
This lot is right beside Terry Fox Stadium. It has room for a limited number of cars. An attendant will be on duty to turn you away when the lot is full

Mooney's Bay Parking Lot
off Riverside Dr., South of Hogsback Rd.
This is a metered parking lot which is open to the public, in which you are responsible to feed the parking meters. The meters take loonies and/or toonies only, and may consume as much as $6 for race day parking.

Alternative Parking
In addition to the above lots, you can park in some of the lots along Brookfield Dr. These lots are convenient to the event site, but you park at your own risk. Please obey parking/no parking, and payment signs. Please note that the Rideau Canoe Club (RCC) on Hogsback Rd. is out of bounds for National Capital Tri/Du parking, as we have not secured permission to park there.

There is No Access to Riverside Dr., or to Hogsback Rd. Parking, from Prince of Wales Dr. on Race Day. Please do not attempt to enter Hogsback Rd. from Prince of Wales Dr. on race morning. Hogsback Rd. will be closed. Access to parking lots and the race site is from Riverside Dr. only.

Course Description
Click here for the 5Km & 10Km Run map. The 5Km run is out and back on this course, and the 10Km run is a double out and back.

MorE RACE Details

For more details race info regarding participation categories, entry fee discount and deadlines, conditions and race services, please visit our General Run Race Info page here!