DATE:  September 19, 2021
LOCATION: Hawrelak Park, Edmonton, AB
DISTANCES: 10km, 5km, 3km, 1km

Start planning for this years Edmonton Heartbeat Run in support of the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute! 
This scenic course starts and finishes at Hawrelak Park. Don’t miss out on a great fall day where you’ll run along the North Saskatchewan River and take in the breath-taking views of trees changing colour and leaves falling.

REGISTRATION

EVENTNow Until
July 11
July 12 Until
August 31
September 1 – September 17
10km Run$55$65$70
5km Run/Walk$45$55$60
3km Walk$35$45$50
1km Fun-Run$30$30$35
Virtual Run
(5k,10k,21k)
$35$35$35

By registering for the race, you agree to the event terms and conditions. The registration is binding and fees will not be refunded if you are forced to cancel unless you have taken out race insurance and meet the conditions of this insurance.

WHAT YOU GET

All entrants receive a great moisture wicking race tshirt!  Entries received before September 6 are guaranteed a shirt – and sizing!

Once you cross the finish, you will be rewarded with a great commemorative Heartbeat Run Medal.

Chip Timing!  Using a chip on the racebib, your time is recorded from the time you cross the starting line to you cross the finish!

Cool down with some great finishline snacks!

LOCATION & PARKING

William Hawrelak Park (originally Mayfair Park) is a 68 hectare park in the river valley featuring a 5 hectare lake and open grassy areas. The park hosts several major festivals and events throughout the year and is a fantastic location for all Edmontonians and visitors to explore.

PARKING
Ample parking is available in Hawrelak Park.  Follow the directions of our parking attendants.

SCHEDULE

Package Pickup
Saturday, September 18 1:00pm-5:00pm  Location TBD

Race Day

Sunday, September 19

8:00am-8:45am Late Package Pickup
9:00am  5km Start
9:15am  10km Start
9:20am  3km Start
10:15am  1km Start

** ALL times subject to change. Times will be confirmed up to the day before the event
**covid regulations may  apply

COURSE AND EVENT DETAILS

The 5km 
From the start area in Hawrelak Park, athletes will head west and loop Hawrelak Park – then exit and head up Groat Road! Turnaround at the top (yes a Waterstation!) and return the same way down the hill. Enter the park and head straight back to the finish.
Enjoy the scenery and hills!

The 10km
From the start area in Hawrelak Park, athletes will head west and loop Hawrelak Park – then exit and head up Groat Road! Turnaround at the top (Waterstation!) and return the same way down the hill. Complete another loop of Hawrelak Park, climb the hill to the turnaround then head straight back to the finish.

All events are chip timed!

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

WATER STATIONS – THIS IS A CUPFREE EVENT
Refreshments are served at ONE Station per lap . Waterbottles will be available to pickup and fill your container.

THE FINISH LINE
After passing the finish line please move forward 200 meters. Just past the finish, you will find fruit, muffins & more!
Our medical services will also be available here.

DISTRIBUTION OF PRIZES
We will not be providing age group awards at this years event.

RESULTS LIST
Results will be posted onsite as they are updated and official results will be posted on our website within 24hours of the event.

REFUNDS, ROLLOVERS & CREDITS
View details here

OUR CHARITY

University Hospital Foundation Medical Research Competition (UHFMRC) |  Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

The Edmonton Heartbeat Run is proud to support the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute. Through the University Hospital Foundation, funds raised will help to ensure that patients from all over western Canada continue to benefit from the best talent, resources and passion to address all aspects of heart disease – from prevention to treatment and recovery. As a world leader in complex cardiac care and surgery, it is vital that the heart institute keep pace with rapidly changing technology and the latest knowledge and research discoveries.

Tax receipts will be issued for gifts of $25 or more and will be mailed out by the charity at the end of the year.
Prizing will be made available by the end of December.

FUNDRAISE 

REACH YOUR FUNDRAISING TARGETS AND SUPPORT THE UHF!

Amount RaisedIncentive
$150-$249Receive a customized Heartbeat Run fleece neck buff
$250-$499Receive the above plus a free Heartbeat Run Tech T-shirt upgrade for the 2022 event!
$500-$749Receive the above PLUS
2022 free entry!
$750-$999Receive the above PLUS
Heartbeat Run Fleece Hoodie!
$1000+Receive the above PLUS a $50 Gift Card!

THE VIRTUAL RUN

Can’t make the in-person event?  Still leery of large gatherings?  No Problem!
You can participate in our virtual run.  We will have a finisher medal and tshirt (if you meet our cutoff deadlines) for you.

You can participate in the virtual event from the time you register up to race day.  

Items will be made available for local pickup after the event. Purchase shipping to have the items sent to you!

OUR PARTNERS

Coming soon.