Summer is almost here! Meaning it’s time to lace up those running shoes and hit the pavement. And if you’ve been looking for a motivating enough excuse to do so, we have just the thing for you. Enter: The Under Armour Toronto 10K!
Oh yes, Canada Running Series’ iconic Toronto 10K race is now rebranded as the Under Armour Toronto 10K. And along with this new title partner, come a lot of cool new things, including a grand post-run celebration, finisher souvenirs medals and more.
Come Saturday, June 17th, you can join up to 7,000 runners and walkers participating in the 10K. You’ll be running along the picturesque Lake Shore Blvd starting around Exhibition Place to High Park and back. Along the course, you’ll be greeted by energetic cheer sites, ensuring you feel the love and support every step of the way.
And no, the fun doesn’t stop when you cross the finish line! There is also the aforementioned post-run celebration which will take place at Bandshell Park. Expect a rocking DJ, recovery stretch sessions, tons of sponsor activations, food and drinks and, of course, plenty of photo ops to capture the memories.
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In addition, participants will also receive a fab UA race shirt and a finisher medal. Now, these aren’t your average run-of-the-mill medals. They feature stunning designs inspired by the breathtaking beauty of our beloved city. It’s the perfect memento to showcase your accomplishment and remind you of the fantastic experience.
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New this year, the little ones will also be able to join the fun! This year, there is an 800m Kids run for the young’uns aged 2- 10. Cute right?
And yes, you will be running for a good cause. Given Under Armour’s commitment to providing youth access to sport, all fundraising from the event will go towards KidSport Toronto. For those not in the know, KidSport Toronto is an organization that helps children in need access the world of sports. They provide financial assistance with sports registration fees and equipment costs.
Whether you want to team up with your trusty running buddy, rally your run crew or finally convince that friend who’s been talking about starting running, now is the time to make it happen! The 10K is all about celebrating achievements, fostering connections and embracing the joy of running.
So, get ready to sweat, challenge yourself, and experience the thrill of running along Toronto’s stunning waterfront. We’ll see you at the start line Toronto!
Head over to the website below to register or donate! Given that there are limited spots available, we suggest you do so right away.
UNDER ARMOUR TORONTO 10K RUN
When: Saturday, June 17th
Where: Bandshell Park at Exhibition Place, 100 Prince Edward Island Crescent, Toronto
Cost: 10K – $70 | Kids Run – $30
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