Relay Marathon


Teams of 2-4 people will be able to run the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon as part of a new relay event—with each person taking on a part of one the world’s most picturesque marathon courses.

Date and Time

Date: May 24, 2020
Start time: 7:00 a.m.
Start location: Laurier and Elgin

Race Notes

  • Deadline for team entry is Saturday, February 29, 2020.
  • The race is open to all runners and walkers.
  • All communications will be sent to the captains only.
  • This event has a wave start with each corral sent off approximately every two minutes.
  • Transportation will be provided to and from exchange points.
  • Water stations every approximately every 3K and Xact Nutrition Stations at 14K and 26K.
  • Misting stations at every water station.
  • Toilets at every water station.
  • Sponge stations at 16K, 25K and 36K.
  • Full medical services on the route and at the finish line.
  • There are no strollers allowed in this event.
  • There is a time limit of 7 hours in this event.
  • This race is broadcast live on TV and online.


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