Runners of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in the “Wooly Bully Run,” set for Sunday morning, August 20, 2017 on Amherst Island.
1K 9:20am; 10K: 9:35am; 5K: 9:45am;
RACES: 5/10K events held on a very scenic out and back route along the South Shore of Amherst Island, which is located just west of Kingston in Lake Ontario. There will be at least 2 aid stations, staffed by enthusiastic volunteers. Each kilometer will be marked. Happy residents will be cheering you on.”
1K Fun Run: A timed event for children 5-12 years of age on an out and back course.
10K race is event # 8 in the 2017 Kingston Road Runners Association Race Series
10K race is #3 in the “Triisland Race Series’’ (Howe Island/WolfeIsland/Amherst Island)
FIRST AID & EMERGENCY SERVICES: Provided by the Amherst Island Emergency Services Association.
POST RACE BAR-B-QUE: There will be a free, post race bar-b-que serving hamburgers, hot dogs (vegetarian options will also be available) along with soft drinks and other snack items. This will be served by the members of the Amherst Island Emergency Services Association. For those who do not want to eat from the bar-b-que, there will be fruit and granola bars available also. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy your lunch under the tents.
PRIZES: There are prizes for the top man and woman in both races and top 3 several age group categories.
PROCEEDS: Net proceeds from the 'Wooly Bully Races' will be directed to the _Neilson Store Museum and Cultural Centre, _located on Amherst Island. http://neilsonstoremuseum.ca/
All entries are non-refundable, non-transferable and non-deferrable under any circumstances.