Saturday, September 30, 2017 — 8:30 AM EDT

Join the annual Faculty of Applied Health Sciences (AHS) Fun Run on Saturday, September 30, 2017! In its 32nd year, the AHS Fun Run is the largest and longest-standing Reunion tradition at the University of Waterloo. As part of the Faculty’s 50th anniversary, this year's run will also feature special elements in celebration of our milestone.

The Run takes place on Waterloo’s Ring Road and is open to all ages across the entire community. We anticipate over 500 alumni, students, staff, faculty, and members of the Waterloo Region to join in the fun. The Run will once again feature Bib Tag technology and results will be posted online as part of an official race in the running community.

Their goal is to promote a healthy, dynamic lifestyle and to encourage participants to continue to be physically active across the lifespan – a mission of all AHS teaching and research activities! WALK, RUN, JUST HAVE FUN!

Event details

Saturday, September 30, 2017 | AHS Expansion Building

  • First 400 to register will receive a technical race T-shirt and a commemorative 50th anniversary water bottle
  • Choose between 2.5 km OR 5 km run, jog, or walk around Ring Road
  • Enjoy entertainment, refreshments, and lunch after the run
  • Fun for the whole family, including balloon animals, face painting and children's activities 
  • Bib tag timing available for 5 km run via Chip Time Results
  • Prizes will be awarded to top 5 km participants and best costumes

Itinerary

8:30 a.m.     Sign-in and race kit pick-ups begin, light refreshments

9:50 a.m.     Warm-ups

10:15 a.m.   Race starts

After Race    Lunch and awards

Registration

Registration is $15 for adults, $10 (2 for $15) for students, and anyone 14 and under is free. 

*50% of the registration fees will be directed towards UW Fitness' Teens in Motion program. Teens in Motion is an exercise program to help teenagers (12-17 yrs of age) who are struggling with their weight to engage in physical activity and healthy eating. To date, this program has helped over 150 participants in the Kitchener-Waterloo community. 

In 2016, $2234 was raised for the Teens in Motion program. Learn more about the 2016 AHS Fun Run.

Helpful hints

Dress code
Wear your favourite active gear or costume! Prizes will be awarded to best adult, group, and youth costumes.

Maps and directions
Campus maps, directions, and parking

Campus parking
Complimentary parking will be available on Saturday, September 30 in parking lots A, B, C, L, N, R, W and X.

Have more questions?
Visit their Frequently asked questions (FAQs) page!

Contact
If you have any further questions, please email or call 519-888-4567, ext. 30513.

Cost 
$15 for adults, $10 (2 for $15) for students, and anyone 14 and under is free
Location 
AHS - Applied Health Sciences Expansion Building

200 University Ave West

Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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