It is a run from Saskatoon to Batoche, SK to Honour our Soldiers & Pay Special Tribute to the Metis Veterans of Canada.
This Honour Run will also coincide with the unveiling of the Métis Veterans Memorial Monument at Batoche Festival grounds on Sat,July 19th, 2014. This Monument will be the first and only one of its kind in Canada.
Friday, July 18th, 2014
Choose from two start locations:
1. starting 8:30 am at Friendship Park in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
2. starting 7:00 pm at Rosthern's Visitors Centre (intersection of Hwy 11 & 312)
Choose from 1mile, 5k, 10k, 21k, 30k, 40k, 50k....all the way to 100km*
Youth between 10 and 18 years of age are invited to participate in the Youth Program and train with soldiers from the North Saskatchewan Regiment in the 2014 Honour Run. Only The 'first' 80 youth to register will be selected! SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE!
Runners 18 years and older are encouraged to register Online for team or individual distances, prior to event day. However same day registration will be offered for onsite for individual runners participating in 5k or under. Find out more about it on the Adult Runner Info page or on the Event Details page.
We welcome all Veteran to join us on this day and in the events that follow. We have many opportunities for participation. Please Visit the Veterans page for more information.
The 2014 Honour Run's success will also rely on the time, talent and treasure of its generous volunteers and sponsors.
*You will be redirected to the Gabriel Dumont Institute website. These donations will be eligible for a charitable receipt