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9th Annual Kenya Run for Water ICChange

Event Information

Sunday September 11, 2016 / 9:00 A.M. / Edmonton AB


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9th Annual Kenya Run for Water ICChange

Event Name Early Bird Regular
5KM Run/Walk $35 $40 Register Now!
10KM Run $35 $40 Register Now!
5KM/10KM Team* $90
+$30 for each additional
$105
+$35 for each additional
Register Now!
100m Water Relay FREE FREE Register Now!

*Teams are minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 members. The 4th and 5th team members will be charged and individual fee. See chart above.


Innovative Canadians for Change (ICChange) is hosting the 9th Annual Kenya Run for Water with a return appearance at Edmonton's beautiful Emily Murphy Park! 

ICChange is a movement of interdisciplinary professionals aiming to improve the quality of life and security of vulnerable populations through innovative and sustainable solutions. One ICChange initiative is the Kenya Ceramic Project (KCP)/CeraMaji. The goal of KCP is to improve access to clean drinking water through the sustainable production of ceramic water filters that remove 99.9% of bacteria and other organisms. Your participation will help raise awareness and financial support for this important project. By expanding production and building effective ceramic water filters and making them available at an affordable price, we can help alleviate the burden of disease caused by water born illnesses.

Choose from a variety of activities, like running or walking the 5km route, running the 10km route, or competing with friends in a FREE 100m water relay. Keep your heart healthy, your interest piqued, and your community engaged by supporting a local organization with international impact! Enjoy live music by DJ Sean Lamb, delicious food from generous local eateries, and massage treatments from Corona Station Physical Therapy. 

Register before July 18th, 2016 and pay only $35 ($40 post-earlybird deadline). Plus, be entered for earlybird prizes! 

Register a team of 3-5 people together and save $5 per person - that's only $30 per person before July 11th and $35 per person after July 11th! Collect pledges now to boost your chances of winning some amazing door prizes in the months leading up the the event. 

Were also excited to announce our partnership with the Chimp Foundation! To fundraise, take 3 minutes to head to the Chimp website, make a profile, and give directly to the event, support an athlete, or create your own fundraising page. Tax receipts will be provided automatically via email once a donation has been received. (Plus, check in regularly to see how community donations begin to stack up!) 

Awards

  • Refer a Friend Draw
    - $50 gift card to Canadian Brewhouse
  • Water Relay
    - Paintball Edmonton gift cards
  • Top 5km Male Runner
    - River Valley Adventure 60 min. segway session for 2 (total value of $126) or Shadow DJ Sean Lamb for a Day
  • Top 5km Female Runner
    - Red Mat & Nat leather backpack ($150 value)
  • Top 10km Male Runner
    - $100 gift card for Corona Station Physiotherapy Treatment
  • Top 10km Female Runner
    - $150 gift card for Victoria Secret
  • Top Water Droplet Collectors
    - Modern Gravity Float Tank experience
  • Top Individual Fundraiser (2)
    - Canadian Brewhouse FREE Rib dinner for 20, Fort Edmonton Park passes for 2 adults & children ($94.20 value), 2 free climbing sessions at Vertically Inclined Rock Gym, or 2 return trips between Calgary & Edmonton with Red Arrow Motorcoach
  • Top Group Fundraiser (1)
    - $100 gift card to Breakout Room (group of 4 people) and a Panago Pizza Party Pack Draw Prize for Raising Over $100 (2) - $50 Running Room gift card or $50 Canadian Brewhouse gift card

Draw prizes will be held for all earlybird registrations, earlybird fundraisers, and those competing in the 100m water relay! 

REGISTER TODAY to guarantee yourself a 9th Annual Kenya Run for Water t-shirt! 

  • Free Shirt with entry!

  • * Early Bird Fee - End Date: 2016-07-18 11:59 P.M.
  • * Regular Fee - End Date: 2016-09-10 11:59 P.M.

Details

Race Kit Pickup

  • Thursday, September 8th
    from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, September 9th
    from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    109th Street Running Room
    8537 - 109 Street
    Edmonton, AB T6G 1E4
    Ph: (780) 433-6062 - View Map

Race Times

  • 5KM/10KM: 9:00 A.M.
  • 100m Water Relay: 10:00 A.M.

Contact Information

For more information please contact Jessica Hogan

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  2. Fill out your information on the registration form. Make sure to include your proper email address!
  3. Use your credit card to pay your registration fee! Transactions processed securely.
  4. You will receive a confirmation Email, outlining your application and payment details.
  5. Check the on-line confirmation list above.
  • All entries are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Entry fee does not include processing fee .

Remember to check back regularly for updates on race information!

If you have questions or comments, please contact your Race Director.

Have a great Race!

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