Event Info

Walk, run, roll or volunteer with your community, family and friends!

Join the fun and register to be a part of Our Hospital Walk/Run on Sunday, September 22, 2019.

Participate or volunteer in one of 4 events by walking, running or volunteering for your community, your family and yourself!

Raise pledges in support of your local hospital. Raise $80 in pledges and your race fee is FREE! Funds raised support the purchase of urgently needed medical equipment for the North Bay Regional Health Centre.

Ways to get involved

You can walk, run or volunteer in the hospital mile, RBC 5km, 6km, or the trail run.

Teams can consist of individuals participating by walking or running any distance or volunteers who work during the event. In celebration of the 13th annual Our Hospital Walk/Run, the 13th person to register on your team is FREE! Call 705.495.7562 for information.

Raise Pledges – Funds raised support the purchase of urgently needed medical equipment at the NBRHC. Funds stay 100% local.

Download a Walk Run Pledge Form

Registration Fees:

Registration Hospital Mile 5km Walk/Run 6km Trail Run
 Raise $80 in Pledges FREE FREE FREE
 Early Bird (September 1, 2019) $10 $25 $35
 After September 1, 2019 $15 $30 $40
 Race Day (September 22, 2019) $20 $45 $55

*No Charge for children 6 and under, however, they must register and be issued a bib number.

How to Register:

Online (click the image below) Mail In Person
RaceRoster NBRHC Foundation
P.O. Box 2500
North Bay ON
P1B 5A4
By Fax:
(705) 495-8121
NBRHC Foundation (Pod A2)
50 College Drive
Mon-Fri:  8:30am – 4:30pm
NBRHC Cafeteria:
Day of Race, September 22: 8:00am

Race Day Event Schedule – Sunday, September 22, 2019:

Registration 8:00 a.m. Entertainment by:

Sellebration Productions


Opening Ceremonies 9:00 a.m.
Warm-up 9:15 a.m.
6km Trail Run 9:30 a.m.
RBC 5km Walk/Run 9:40 a.m.
Hospital Mile 10:00 a.m.
April’s Kid Zone 8:30 am – 11:30 a.m.
Chili Lunch 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Award Ceremonies Following Walk/Run

For the safety of your pets and all participants, pets are not permitted at the event.

Course Descriptions:

6 km Adventure Run
This route is for experienced trail runners only! Trail consists of roots, rocks and mud. Over more than 100m of elevation for your running enjoyment. During times with heavy rainfall, sections of the route will be extremely muddy and wet.  Ankle deep mud and standing/running water will be encountered. Runners will experience a variety of terrain, from hard packed trails, to roots and rocks, to mud and water.  Although the race course will be cleared of most fallen debris, please take special care and caution when climbing and descending.
Download: Trail Run Map (click here 187 kb)

RBC 5 km Walk/Run
A paved flat route for a great time.
Download: 5 km Map (click here 162 kb)

Hospital Mile
Once around the hospital ring road. A few paces more than an actual mile.
Download: Hospital Mile Map (click here 142 kb)

Participant Award:
Every one crossing the finish line will be given a Participant Award.

Timing Information:
ChampionChip® is a miniature transponder in a specially designed plastic housing. This device contains a chip in combination with an energizing coil. These elements are encased in a waterproof glass capsule, meaning the ChampionChip® can be used under all conditions (wet, dry, cold and hot).

The ChampionChip® can be worn in different ways. For running races, the ChampionChip® is attached to the runner/walker’s shoelace.

April’s Kid Zone

April and FriendsThe April’s Kid Zone is FREE supervised childcare by Canadore ECE students and instructors. The event is for children 18 months to 8 years of age. Children will enjoy a fun morning of supervised gym activities, a short walk and refreshments while you compete in the Walk/Run. *Space is limited.

Free for children of participating parents/guardians.

Pledges are encouraged.

Registration is available online or by telephone at 705-495-7562.