About Run Ottawa

Run Ottawa is Ottawa’s premiere running organization and the organizers of the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend.

Our Story

Run Ottawa is the National Capital Region’s premiere running organization and the organizers of Canada’s most popular multi-day running event, the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend. The flagship event of the weekend is the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon, which is both Canada’s largest marathon and its fastest, with a Canadian soil record of […]

Board of Directors

Run Ottawa is governed by a Board of Directors who oversee the organization’s events and activities. The board is made up of volunteer members who are elected every November at Run Ottawa’s Annual General Meeting (AGM). At the AGM, the Board of Directors and Run Ottawa staff will report on […]

Team

President/Race Director: John Halvorsen Expo Manager: Jim Robinson Event Operations Manager: Joe DuVall Marketing Director: Susan Marsh Registration: Dave Morrow Event Manager: Al Macartney

Mission and Values

Mission NCM Inc. (operating as “Run Ottawa”) is dedicated to promoting the sport of running and enhancing the health and well being of our community through organizing distinctive world class and local races, and managing an active, membership based running club Vision More people running, more often. Ottawa Race Weekend […]

Organization

Run Ottawa is the National Capital Region’s premiere running organization and the organizers of Canada’s most popular multi-day running event, the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend. The flagship event of the weekend is the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon, which is both Canada’s largest marathon and its fastest, with a Canadian soil record of […]

Privacy Policy

The National Capital Marathon Inc. (“NCM”) is responsible for organizing the Ottawa Race Weekend and is committed to respecting the privacy and confidentiality of information provided by users of our web site, race registrants, and subscribers to our online newsletter in accordance with its privacy guidelines, and applicable law. However, […]

Community

Beyond the thrill of competition and all of the benefits of fitness, one of the wonderful things about running is how it brings people together as a community. Every year during the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend we see Ottawa and Gatineau come together to run together, cheer together, volunteer together and […]

Contact Us

Mailing Address: 5450 Canotek Road, Unit 45 Ottawa, ON K1J 9G2 Phone: 613-234-2221 Email: [email protected] Social media: Facebook and Twitter