Event Details

A Family Friendly 1km walk/run, 5km walk/run, and 10km run

Sept.18, 2022

Bower Ponds


Race Package Pickup:

Race Package Pickup:
Troubled Monk, Cellar (building west of the Taproom)
Address: 5541 45St. Red Deer
Friday Sept 16th: 4:00pm-7:00pm
Saturday Sept 17th: 12:00pm-3:00pm
Race packages will be available Sunday morning for pickup before the race starting at 9:00am. We do encourage the Fri/Sat pickup if possible to avoid large crowds on race day 🙂

Be sure to purchase your LIMITED EDITION “Dr. Walter Reynolds Memorial Beer” (4 pack) while you are at The Monk (while supplies last)

Race Day:

Sunday Sept.18th @ Bower Ponds
10km starts at 10:00am
5km starts at 10:15am
1km starts at 10:30am

We will have a bag/gear drop trailer on site. There will be ample parking at Great Chief & Bower Ponds

The route is an out and back. There will be 1 aid station serving water and Gatorade on the 5km, and 2 aid stations for the 10km.There are over 550 participants so please be courteous on the course! For safety reasons, please leave your pets at home!

*We will have a large running clock, But will be use your own device to time your distance*
The purpose of our event is to remember and honor Dr. Walter Reynolds. Keep his memory in your heart and minds as you participate in this event!

Please stay after the event for a complimentary post race BBQ sponsored by Central Alberta Co-Op, Nossack Meats and Cobs Bread! Make sure to stop by our free instant photo booth! We have amazing door prizes and are looking forward to a wonderful morning of bringing the community together as we raise funds for The Red Deer Hospice Society and Red Deer Youth Sports Initiatives!

We are still looking for a couple volunteers to help with race morning set up! If you like early mornings and free coffee check out the link below

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Race Sign Up Is Now Closed!

If anyone still would like to be involved, please email info@drreynoldsrun.ca to learn about volunteer opportunities!
Please register early next year to avoid disappointment!


Here is a view of the maps for the 5km and 10km courses.

Register and Get Your T-Shirt

Deadline to register to guarantee a t-shirt and swag bag is Sunday August 7th!