Join us for the Run 4 Lighthouse
Lions Valley Park. June 3rd, 8.30am
Registration is $30 for adults and $10 for children (3-12 years). Children under 3 are free.
Entry fee includes:
Thank you to all our sponsors
The race route for the 5K run/walk is on the Sixteen Mile Creek Trail so includes hills, stairs and the trail itself is uneven. It is therefore not suitable for strollers and very young children. Dogs are also not permitted on the race route but can be kept on leash in the picnic area.
The start line will be near the Children’s Play Area, past the parking lot at the end of Lions Valley Park Road. Participants must be at the starting line 15 minutes before the race starts:
Limited parking is available at Lions Valley Park Road so we encourage car pooling and use of the shuttle bus.
Prizing will be given for the following categories:
Race kits can be picked up from The Lighthouse for Grieving Children at 2522 Rebecca Street on Friday, June 2nd from 10am-7pm.
Race kits can also be picked up on June 3rd near the starting line in Lions Valley Park from 7.30-8.30am.
Bags can also be checked in from 7.30am onwards at Lions Valley Park. Do not include any valuables such as cellphones or wallets in your bag. Lighthouse is not responsible for damaged, lost or stolen items.
Join in the fun of the post run party and celebrate this day of friendship and community.
Coffee and tea and breakfast foods will be available from 7.30am-9.30am.
Peameal bacon sandwiches, drinks and Domino’s pizza will be available from 10am- noon.
Music and kids activities such as games, face painting, balloon animals and crafts will be available all morning.
There will be medical staff at the start/finish line. Volunteers enroute will have cellphones should medical help be required.
Water will be located at the start/finish line and at the 2.5K marker enroute.
Portable toilets are conveniently located in the parking lot at the end of Lions Valley Park Road, directly opposite the children’s play area.
We will do our best but...race shirts will be available in youth, female and male in a variety of sizes and will be provided on a first come, first served basis at race kit pick up.
There is a section of the registration form that asks if you are part of a team/school. If you want to create a team, put the name in this box. As the Team Captain you are then responsible for informing your team of the name so they can enter it when they register.
Since 1999, The Lighthouse for Grieving Children has provided a place where children, teens and their families grieving a death, feel safe to share their feelings with peers who understand. The Lighthouse support groups and services are provided free to our families for as long as they need help. We rely therefore on the generous contributions of our community to help us meet the ever increasing need for grief support.
This is a trail run with tree roots, uneven paths, hills and stairs so you need to be aware of your environment and others. If you do wear ear-buds, please keep the volume low so you don't miss out on the fun!
Opportunity to run in an organized race in the scenic Lions Valley Park.
Great post run celebration that includes fabulous food, music and kids activities.
Helping to support grieving children and their families in our community
5K runners must be at the start line by 8.30am. 5K walkers must be at the start line at 9am.