Run Ottawa Road Trip to Around the Bay 30K


Run Ottawa is organizing a bus trip for runners to take part in the 2020 Around The Bay Road Race in Hamilton, ON—the oldest road race on the continent! Package includes bus to and from Hamilton and one night at the Sheraton Hamilton Hotel right next to the First Ontario Centre (race HQ). This is a 2-day excursion leaving Ottawa on Saturday, March 28 and returning Sunday, March 29 after the race.

Accommodations are available on a first come, first served basis, primarily double occupancy, although there are a limited number of single occupancy rooms available at the price quoted below. Those who would like to room together in Hamilton, please provide your roommate’s name during the registration process. If you don’t have a roommate, we will pair you up with another participant. Meals are not included for either day.

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Race registration

This trip does not include registration for the 30K or 5K events. For more information on the actual race, visit the Around the Bay 30K Road Race website.

Travel details

There will be 3 pickup and drop off locations:

  • East End Location – 7:00 a.m. pickup time
  • Central Location – 7:15 a.m. pickup
  • West End Location – 7:30 a.m. pickup

Instructions will be provided in terms of exact location and where you can park overnight.

Departure time from Hamilton is 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 29 with arrival at the west end location at approximately 8:30 p.m.

Trip registration deadline

Online registration closes Friday, February 28, 2020. There will be no refunds provided after this date. For more information , please contact Joe Du Vall, 613-234-2221 ext. 502 or