Blackburn Hamlet Cancer Chase

Event Date:


9:00 a.m.     

Location & Contact

Blackburn Community Centre, 190 Glen Park Drive, Blackburn Hamlet, ON, Canada

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Event Detailed Description


$25 to register online via the Running Room website, below, which includes a nifty t-shirt, or you can just show up after 0815 on the 19th of October and contribute whatever you can.


Cancer Research at The Ottawa Hospital


A 5km walk/run in support of Cancer Research at The Ottawa Hospital.

Whether you're a cancer patient, survivor, or a neighbour wishing to show your support, please come out on October 19th. Join a community united against cancer. 

Proceeds are donated to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation which uses the funds for Cancer research and treatment here in Ottawa. Last year, The Blackburn Hamlet Cancer Chase raised $21000, so please come out and support a great cause!  The Cancer Chase includes refreshments, fabulous raffle prizes and silent auction supported by local businesses, and more. It’s a real family event.

Online registration closes at midnight on October 17th
Race Kit Pickup: Sunday, October 19th (race day).  Doors open at 0815.

Related Links: To register for your 5km walk/run:

Donation Form

Pledge Form

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