Richmond Road Races

Run fast or freeze!

This much anticipated event is back for 2023! Start the new year off on the right foot and join your running community for a 5 or 10k! Cool medals, a warm and welcoming atmosphere and a post-race social, featuring awards, draw prizes plus a beer from Kichesippi! It’s the perfect opportunity to catch up with old running friends, and make some new ones.


Become a member of Run Ottawa and get an immediate $10 off this race! Great people, great races and great perks!


Event Info 

Date: Sunday, January 29, 2023

Location: South Carleton High School, 3673 McBean St. Richmond, ON.

Start times:
10K: 10 am
5K: 10:10 am

Race kit pick-up:

Timing: Results will be posted at

Photography: Free professional, downloadable race photos will be provided by FinisherPix.  

Registration includes commemorative medal, free downloadable race photos, post-race snacks, timing and inclusion in draw prizes!

Please note: Athletes competing with Wheelchair – With these races taking place on partially closed roads there are sections that pass multiple vehicle entry points, posing great risk to those competing in racing wheelchairs. It may be suitable for recreational athletes. Please contact Joe Du Vall directly for further consultation.

Run Ottawa also features a series of free and affordable Kids Runs throughout the year. Please visit Kids Run Ottawa to learn more about our program designed for young runners 6-12 years.

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