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Event Information

Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon
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Where: Barrie, ON
Date: Sunday, August 14, 2011
Time: See Details

Event Name
Event Type
Until Aug 12
Until Aug 13
Half Marathon
Half Marathon Relay
(Team of 2)

Registration has SOLD OUT!
There will be no race day registration.


Race cap is 600!
Register early to secure your spot!

Race Kit Pickup:

  • Saturday, August 13, 2011
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Barrie Running Room
    56 Dunlop Street
    Barrie, ON L4N 1A2

  • Chips will not be available to pick up on Saturday and must be picked up on race day.

  • Race Day
    Sunday, August 14, 2011
    Centennial Park

    Half Marathon/Relay
    6:30 am - 7:45 am

    6:30 am - 8:00 am

  • Race kits cannot be picked up after these race day times, so please arrive early.

Chip Timing:

  • Make sure after picking up your race kit that you get your timing chip (available on race day only). All athletes will be using chips with ankle straps. Double-check that your timing chip corresponds to your bib number.
  • Relay teams will be sharing an ankle chip, and exchanging at the halfway point.

Event Start Times:

  • 8:00 am – Half Marathon, Half Marathon Relay
  • 8:15 am – 5K

Start/Finish/Relay Exchange Location:

  • The Start, Finish, and Relay exchange will be in the same location. It is at Centennial park, between the South parking lot and the boat launch.

Two-Person Relay:

  • Teams of two will run the Half Marathon course, with each person taking one half of the route. The first person takes the South route, returning to the Start/Finish/Exchange location. Before crossing the timing mat at the halfway point, there will be a place on the side of the path where teammates are to exchange chips. Quickly take off your ankle strap, and allow your partner to put it on. That second partner will cross the line, starting their half of the relay.

Water Stations:

  • There are eight water stations, every 2-3k. Water and sport drinks will be served.

Shirts & Medals:

  • Technical T-Shirts and a very special inaugural medal will be given out to all registered athletes.
  • Men's and Women's shirt sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL


  • Prizes will be given to the top 3 overall male/female runners in the Half Marathon, and the top 3 overall in the 5K.
  • Additional draw prizes will be given out during the event.
  • If you are a recipient of a prize, please go to the registration table to pick it up. Prizes will not be mailed out if you are not there to pick it up on race day.

Additional Course Info:

  • Click to view the half marathon route map.

  • Click to view the 5K route map.

  • Please note that the time limit on the Half Marathon course is 3 hours. Walkers and participants slower than this time may still participate, but after 3 hours you must follow normal pedestrian laws and traffic.

Special Thanks:

A special thanks to Honda for sponsoring all athletes in this event. Thanks to Honda, all registration fees will be going directly to the Cardiac Unit at Royal Victoria Hospital.

Honda of Canada

How to Register

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.
6. If there are any questions about your online registration please click on the contact us link to communicate with the race director.
All entries are non-refundable and non-transferable. Entry fee does not include processing fee.
View Processing Fees

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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