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Canadian Foundation for Infectious Diseases

2.5K / 5K Bug Run 2018

Event Information

Saturday May 5, 2018 / 7:00 A.M. / Vancouver BC


2.5K or 5K Run/Walk Register Now!
Until May 4$50


Race Pick up Information

Meet Location: 06:45 in North Tower Lobby, Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

The CFID Bug Run will include both a 2.5K and 5K run along the Stanley Park seawall, with views of Sunset Beach and English Bay Beach.

The start will be on the east side of the Burrard Street Bridge, a 5-minute walk from the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre.

On-site registration and race kit pick-up will be available at the CFID booth near the conference registration desk (3rd floor, North Tower) on Thursday and Friday, May 3-4.
In addition, registration will be possible in the North Tower lobby of the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre from 06:30-6:45, just prior to the group's walking departure to the start line.

Race Times

2.5K or 5K Run/Walk : Saturday May 5, 2018 @ 7:00 A.M.

Fundraising for the Charity

CFID is a charitable organization committed to improving the health of Canadians through the support of research, and dissemination of knowledge pertaining to infectious diseases. Thank you for your support for our mission!

You can set up a fundraising page through your Running Room account, after you have registered for the Run
All you need to do is go to the Fundraising tab (at the top of the registration page) and select Raise Funds to set up your fundraising page.

Click here for details on setting up your fundraising dashboard

Contact Information

For more information please contact Susan Richardson

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  1. Choose your event! Click on the registration link to go to the secure registration page
  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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Many of our events are affiliated with a charity. Supporting a charity has never been easier!

It's Simple! If you are registering for an event that is associated with a Charity there will be a Donations tab on the top of the race page. All you need to do is go to the Donations tab and select Raise funds to set up your fundraising page. Once you set up a new Fundraising account or login with your existing profile you are ready to solicit your friends and family members to support you! All the resources you need to set your donation goals, solicit donation, and track funds are on your donations dashboard.

For more information on our Fundraising and Donations tools Click Here

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The Athlete Dashboard is a new feature when you set up a member login and password and its Free.

The Athlete Dashboard allows you to view everything related to your events on one page; race registration information on all your events, results tracking for all your events, notice of photos for your events and charitable fundraising tracking.

For more information on the Athlete Dashboard link here: Athlete Dashboard

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Upcoming Clinics

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