Smiths Falls Run

Saturday June 22, 2019

Riverdale Avenue/Pine Street, Smiths Falls, Ontario

Registration is now closed but you can still register on site during kit pick up (see below for times and locations). Speed up on site registration by printing the late entry form, filling it out and bringing it to registration!

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Event Highlights

Lower Reach Park
The 2km run takes you through scenic Lower Reach Park.

The Park offers excellent spectating from the splash pad and playground.

Great for the whole family!

Run Distances

Event Information

Race Kit Pick Up & Registration

Saturday June 22
On Site – Riverdale Avenue/Pine Street Area
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Race Day Start Schedule  

5K & 2.1K : 6:01pm

Directions & Parking 
Smiths Falls is on Highway. 43 between Ottawa and Kingston. Race kit pick up is on site – Google Riverdale Avenue and Pine Street intersection. Parking will be located wherever it is legal to park near the race site (not on Jasper Avenue, or Jasper Highway please!)

Course Descriptions

5K Run
From the startlLine, run north-west on Riverdale Avenue then west on River Street before turning north to join the river pathway.  Run north-west along the river pathway going underneath the Beckwith Street Bridge to Abbott Street. Turn around at Abbott Street and return along the same path under the Beckwith Street Bridge.  After passing under the bridge, turn immediately right across a small pedestrian bridge, up a sharp hill and north on the Beckwith Street Bridge. Cross the bridge and continue on Beckwith Street to the corner of Chambers Street.  Turn right onto Chambers Street and run east to the corner of Elmsley Street, where you turn right. Follow Elmsley Street then Queen Street south-east to Old Slys Road. Turning right, follow Old Slys Road south-west across the canal and turn right into Lower Reach Park. Follow the recreational pathway to the finish line on Riverdale Avenue.

2.1K Wylie Ryan
The run begins at the start/finish Line on Riverdale Avenue and heads south-east along the river pathway. It travels in a counter-clockwise loop around Lower Reach Park on the white crushed stone path and returns north-west along the river pathway to the finish line.



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