Join Run Ottawa
Become a member and enjoy the benefits of belonging to Run Ottawa
Run Ottawa is a membership-based, not-for-profit running organization that is dedicated to promoting running as both a healthy and fun recreational activity and a competitive sport for men, women and youth in Canada’s National Capital Region.
We’re currently working on adding some additional membership benefits, so check back soon to sign up.
Race Entry Discounts
Save $5.00 on entry fees for Run Ottawa events, including the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend! Identify yourself as a member when you register online to automatically receive your discount. Member discount cannot be combined with other promotions.
Enjoy being part of a community. Members have the opportunity to combine training and socializing at low-key social runs. Meet, share and encourage fellow runners while you work towards your own goals!
Monthly 5K Time Trials
On the first Saturday of every month, members can test their fitness and measure improvement at Run Ottawa’s friendly and FREE Saturday 5k Race Series at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum.
Run Ottawa members receive discounts at some of Ottawa’s top sports retailers! Just show your membership card to receive your member discount:
- Bushtukah Great Outdoor Gear: 10% discount on regular priced items
203 Richmond Road (just west of Kirkwood Avenue)
- Sports 4: 10% discount on regular priced items
149 Bank Street, between Slater and Laurier
- Active Sports Outlets: 10% discount on regular priced items
Kanata Centrum, 400 Earl Grey Drive
- Barrhaven Source for Sports: 15% discount on regular priced items
1581 Greenbank Road, north of Strandherd Road
Exclusive member prizing at Run Ottawa events and regular monthly giveaways help to keep you equipped and motivated to stay on course!
Every year, Run Ottawa organizes two bus trips to popular out-of-town races, such as the Philadelphia Marathon. Members get the first opportunity to register at a special rate.
Questions or suggestions? Email Lisa Georges, Run Ottawa Members Coordinator