Welcome to the 34th annual Longboat Toronto Island Run!
Welcome to the 34th Longboat Toronto Island Run. We are excited about having you join us for Toronto's oldest 10k race! Come spend the day on beautiful Toronto Island with us and race our 10k or 5k, watch the kids run the 1k fun run, enjoy our delicious BBQ and take home one of our many prizes. Be part of the tradition
Opens January 1st, 2014.
FREE FERRY TICKET
We will give you your ferry ticket if you pick up your race kit at the Runners Shop. Tickets for additional family members will also be available for purchase. If you already have your ferry ticket you can use the separate Longboat Island Run entrance to the ferries.
RACE KIT PICKUP
All participants must pick up their race kits before the race. Please see times and location below.
We strongly encourage you to pick up your race kit and ferry tickets at The Runners Shop
If picking up race kits for family or friends, please bring a note/e-mail giving you authorization to do so.
Race day packet pick up will be available to those unable to pick up kits beforehand.
|Friday September 5, 2014||10 a.m. – 6 p.m.||The Runners Shop||(416) 923-9702|
|Saturday September 6, 2014||10 a.m. – 6 p.m.||The Runners Shop||(416) 923-9702|
|Sunday September 7, 2014||8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.||Ferry Docks||N/A|
The Kids' 1k run starts at 10:30am, following a warm up at 10:15.
The 5km race will start at 11:00am.
The 10km race will start at 11:15am.
PLEASE NOTE: We will NOT delay start times in order to accomodate late arrivals. We strongly recommend that you catch a ferry no later than 10:00am in order to ensure on-time arrival.
The 10/5 k starts are located on the road beside the Island School approx 300 m west of the Registration pavilion. Follow the signs from the pavilion. The 5 k run follows the last half of the 10 k course.
Both races use the same Start & Finish. Click here for course map.
The 2014 Race
New improved starting area.
Finisher medals to all participants!
Free ferry tickets to all participants who pick up their race kits at The Runners Shop on Friday Sept 5th or Sept 6th www.therunnersshop.com
All participants will receive a unique, artist designed long sleeved tee.
Enjoy our delicious post race BBQ. Nothing beats a picnic on Toronto Island.
Planning to bring the kids? Our kids 1 k fun run is appropriate for children ages 3 - 10. It begins at 10:30 am. just south of the Pavilion Don't worry mom and dad, if you are running the 5 k afterward you will have time to get there. If you would like to run the 5 k as a family consider running our Quartet 5 k family run
Yes, you can run with a baby jogger but for safety reasons you must start at the back. No dogs please!
Extra BBQ tickets will be on sale for $5.
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Check out the great photos from Ryder Photography.
Please support our charities
The Longboat Toronto Island Run is committed to making a difference in kids lives. Let's work together to break the cycle of child poverty by providing ongoing educational support to Canada's at risk children through out their school years.
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Help make Canada a Graduation Nation by running for Pathways.
Since 2010, the Longboat Roadrunners have gone the distance for Pathways with their fundraising efforts through the Longboat Toronto Island Run. By supporting one of the Longboat event runners, you can help hundreds of students overcome their barriers to education, graduate from high school, and move on to post-secondary education and training.