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Everything you need to know about what's happening at the 2006 Ottawa Race Weekend is here!

Be sure to check when and where your event is starting! Changes may be made to the schedule as developments continue - so check often!
Thursday May 25
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. SPORTS AND FITNESS EXPO & RACE KIT PICK UP

Registration and race kit pick-up is available at the 6th annual Sport and Fitness Expo, located at Carleton University in the Fieldhouse (1125 Colonel By Drive by the Rideau Canal).

You must know your bib number or have photo ID to pick up Race Kits. Kits of friends and family members may be picked up by one individual, but that person must know ALL bib numbers.

PLEASE NOTE: Race Kits will NOT be mailed out.

The Sport Expo is FREE and open to the public.

Friday May 26th
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. SPORTS AND FITNESS EXPO & RACE KIT PICK UP

Registration and race kit pick-up is available at the 6th annual Sport and Fitness Expo, located at Carleton University in the Fieldhouse (1125 Colonel By Drive by the Rideau Canal).

You must know your bib number or have photo ID to pick up Race Kits. Kits of friends and family members may be picked up by one individual, but that person must know ALL bib numbers.

PLEASE NOTE: Race Kits will NOT be mailed out. The Sport Expo is FREE and open to the public.

SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE
A free shuttle bus service will take participants from the host hotel, the Ottawa Marriott, stop behind City Hall (Lisgar Street) and proceed Race Kit Pick Up at the Sport Expo at Carleton University. Buses will depart every 15 minutes on Friday May 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:15 p.m. and on Saturday May 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

6:00 p.m. MDS NORDION PASTA DINNER
Load up on carbs and meet other participants before your big race at the pasta dinner at the Marriott Hotel at 100 Kent Street. The fee for dinner is $20 and must be included your fee with your registration.

MDS Nordion Race Day - Saturday May 27th
START OF ALL EVENTS: All events will start at the intersection of Elgin and Laurier Streets.

SWEAT CHECK: Available near the start area. Get there early to avoid a long line up.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. SPORTS AND FITNESS EXPO & RACE KIT PICK UP - NO NEW REGISTRATIONS AFTER 1:00PM

Race kit pick-up is available at the 6th annual Sport and Fitness Expo, located at Carleton University in the Fieldhouse (1125 Colonel By Drive by the Rideau Canal).

All 5K and 10K participants must pick up their race kits before 3:00 p.m.

You must know your bib number or have photo ID to pick up Race Kits. Kits of friends and family members may be picked up by one individual, but that person must know ALL bib numbers.

PLEASE NOTE: Race Kits will NOT be mailed out.

The Sport Expo is FREE and open to the public.

9:00 a.m. RUNNING ROOM FRIENDSHIP RUN
Come join in the free fun as participants from all over the world gather for the Ottawa Race Weekend. Listen in on some great motivational advice from John Stanton, renowned author and founder of the Running Room, go for a short run to ease the nervous tension and then stay for refreshments. Join us Saturday morning at 9:00 am at City Hall (110 Laurier Ave.)

10:30 a.m. ING OTTAWA MARATHON BUS TOURS
Tour the ING Ottawa Marathon course on one of our complimentary bus tours. Buses depart from Carleton University.

(Tours include the ING Ottawa Half Marathon route)
11:30 a.m. ING OTTAWA MARATHON BUS TOURS
Tour the ING Ottawa Marathon course on one of our complimentary bus tours. Buses depart from Carleton University.

(Tours include the ING Ottawa Half Marathon route)
1:00 p.m. ING OTTAWA MARATHON BUS TOURS
Tour the ING Ottawa Marathon course on one of our complimentary bus tours. Buses depart from Carleton University.

(Tours include the ING Ottawa Half Marathon route)
2:00 p.m. ING OTTAWA MARATHON BUS TOURS
Tour the ING Ottawa Marathon course on one of our complimentary bus tours. Buses depart from Carleton University.

(Tours include the ING Ottawa Half Marathon route)
SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE
A free shuttle bus service will take participants from the host hotel, the Ottawa Marriott, stop behind City Hall (Lisgar Street) and proceed Race Kit Pick Up at the Sport Expo at Carleton University. Buses will depart every 15 minutes on Friday May 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 8:15 p.m. and on Saturday May 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
PASTA DINNER

Load up on carbs and meet other participants before your big race at the pasta dinner at the Ottawa Marriott Hotel at 100 Kent Street. The fee for dinner is $20 and must be included your fee with your registration.

5:00 p.m. First Sitting (600 maximum)
7:00 p.m. Second Sitting (600 Maximum)
5:00 p.m. MDS NORDION 5K RUN/WALK
6:30 p.m. MDS NORDION 10K RUN
7:30 p.m. AWARDS CEREMONY (Festival Plaza)
ING Race Day - Sunday May 28th
6:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. RACE KIT PICK UP AT CITY HALL

Last chance to pick up Race Kits in the lobby at City Hall (110 Laurier Ave). No new registrations accepted.

START OF ALL EVENTS: All events will start at the intersection of Elgin and Laurier Streets.
SWEAT CHECK: Available near the start area. Get there early to avoid a long line up.

6:30 a.m.
ING OTTAWA MARATHON WALK

6:40 a.m.
ING MARATHON SKATE (Helmets are MANDATORY)
Only participants who complete the first loop in 60 minutes will be permitted to continue for the full marathon.

ING HALF MARATHON SKATE (Helmets are MANDATORY)
Participants who miss the 6:40 a.m. start time will not be permitted to participate in the wheelchair or skate events.

7:00 a.m.
ING OTTAWA MARATHON

10:15 a.m.
ING OTTAWA HALF MARATHON (Walkers Welcome)

10:30 a.m.
ING FAMILY 2K RUN/WALK

12:00 noon
AWARDS CEREMONY (FESTIVAL PLAZA)

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