Event Information

The event will start in the Hamlet of Ashbridges Bay Park and venture out into the Leslie Spit with minimal road usage as we prefer with our events. The 30k event will do a double loop.

1561 Lake Shore Blvd E,
Toronto, M4L 3W6

See below for Parking Options

We will cap the registrations at 800 which will surely sell out fast. Make sure you are a part of this great first year! Stay tuned for more details and online registration links!

Costume Prizes  *** Dress up is Optional but encouraged! ***
Dress up as your favourite Shakespeare character. From any of Shakespeare’s works, not just the Midsummer Night’s Dream!

There will be prizes for individual and teams. You will be required to register on Race Day at the Expo / Party Site for a Photo Op.
$100 Gift Card to BlackToe Running for top individual*
$200 Gift Card to BlackToe Running for top team (2 or more persons)*
*You can win in both categories

Run Prizes TBA (no awards for the Walking division)
1st overall (male/female) in each run division
2nd overall (male/female) in each run division
3rd overall (male/female) in each run division

Age Group Awards
1st place in Age Groups – Prize TBA

Age Groups:
0-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+

IMPORTANT INFO re cutoff times.

There will be a cutoff time of 4 hours for the 30k event – Please note, you will not be allowed past 20k if you do not reach by 8:10 pm*
*This is equivalent to 4h 05m total time (average pace 8:00/km). No exceptions

THEREFORE – RUNNERS ONLY in the 30k event. RUNNERS and WALKERS welcome in the 15k event.

Kit Pickup Options

  1. BlackToe Running, 95 Bathurst St.
    Friday 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  2. At the Race Site, on Race Day
    2:00 pm to 5:30 pm

BAGGAGE CHECK will be made available to all runners, free of charge.

Where to go?

Ashbridges Bay Park

Start location is listed as 1561 Lake Shore Blvd E, Toronto, ON M4L 3W6

Parking Options are as follows:

  • South Side of Eastern Ave, just east of Coxwell
  • South side of Lakeshore blvd, enter either just west of Woodbine, or from Coxwell just south of  Lakeshore./
  • South of Lakeshore on Coxwell in Ashbridges Bay.