Kids Run Ottawa
Kids Run Ottawa is a community-based initiative developed to get kids up and running and encourage active, healthy lifestyles from a young age.
All of the following Run Ottawa events are specific to kids ages 6-12, so that they may enjoy the sense of accomplishment and pride that comes with crossing the finish line of a running event.
Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend
May 23-24, 2020
Scotiabank Ottawa Kids Marathon
Ottawa 5K (10+)
Kids Run Ottawa medal series
Collect all four medals and receive a Talent Identification Project Card from the Ottawa Lions Track & Field Club, Information of the TIP Scholarship Programs can be found here. The Lions Track & Field Club currently offers programs that provide children with opportunities to develop and improve their athletic abilities while having fun. Visit for more program information.
Kids Run Ottawa free events
If you have any questions, please email the Run Ottawa Kids Run Ottawa Program Coordinator, Lisa Georges.