Ottawa 5K presented by ASICS Runkeeper


The Ottawa 5K presented by ASICS Runkeeper takes participants past Ottawa’s historic Parliament buildings, by the storied Chateau Laurier and along the Rideau Canal for a 5K tour of some of Ottawa’s most notable landmarks.

From the region’s fastest runners competing for bragging rights to families running and walking together for charity, the Ottawa 5K presented by ASICS Runkeeper brings together the entire running spectrum in one blast of performance and positivity.

The Ottawa 5K presented by ASICS Runkeeper is for ages 5 years and up. Strollers are not allowed on course. The Ottawa 2K presented by ASICS Runkeeper is available for those who would like to run with a stroller. 

Date: Saturday, May 24, 2025
Time: 4:00 pm ET
Location: Ottawa City Hall
110 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, Ontario

Current event pricing:

$50.00 CAD + applicable fees + hst
In-person, virtual and Green Bib options available
20% off for youth (5-18 years of age)

Expo location for 2025!


Included with your registration:

  • A commemorative Finisher medal
  • A commemorative, reusable drawstring bag
  • A FREE upgrade to the premium Runkeeper Go™ for personalized training, tailored motivation, and in-depth insights to help reach your goals
  • Water on course
  • Timing by Sportstats
  • Post-race recovery food
  • Virtual option available

Additional features:

  • Commemorative t-shirts by Surge Activewear are available for purchase during registration.
  • Photography and videography available for purchase.

Green Bib:

Run Ottawa is offering a Green Bib option at registration for those wishing to reduce their environmental footprint. In lieu of a medal or any mailed amenities, you can choose to divert part of your registration fee to the Green Bib fund which supports the Desjardins Charity Challenge.

For answers to your Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) please visit the Registration Information page.