2014-2015 Winter Running Events Edmonton AB
A little snow never stopped you from lacing up your running shoes and heading outdoors, has it? Of course not! For runners, there is no off season, and although you might trade a few of your trail runs for some time on the treadmill, there are still plenty of 2014-2015 winter running events in Edmonton, AB that allow you to feel the sweet burn of cold air filling your lungs. So bundle, put a winter running playlist together, and start training for one of the following 2014-2015 winter races near Edmonton AB.
When: December 6 2014
Santa travels by flying sleigh, but if you haven’t noticed, he’s got a bit of belly! That’s why you choose to travel by foot. The Santa Shuffle is a great opportunity to ensure those holiday treats aren’t getting the best of you. Proceeds from the event help the Salvation Army assist families during the holiday season, so sign up, find your Santa hat, get some pledges and start training!
When: December 31, 2014
Is there a better way to kickstart the New Year than with a 5k? Get a head start on that New Year’s resolution and sign up for the 30th annual Resolution Run. In addition to starting 2015 off on the right foot, you’ll receive an awesome Resolution Run jacket and enjoy post-run/walk refreshments. Register at the Resolution Run website.
Hypothermic Half Marathon
When: February 22, 2015
After you’ve trained so hard for your other winter running events in Edmonton, AB, you might find yourself in good enough shape to enter the Hypothermic Half Marathon on February 22. As a true test of a runner’s fortitude, the Hypothermic Half Marathon is just one of those things you have to do for the sake of doing. Sure, it will be cold, wet and possibly snowing, but you’ve overcome worse! There are three start times so you can begin tackling the 21.1 kilometers at 8 a.m. or sleep in and begin at 10 a.m.
Of course, when you finish these 2014-2015 winter running events in Edmonton, AB, there is nothing better than getting in a nice toasty vehicle with heated seats to warm you to your core. Explore our selection of new and used vehicles and find a car, truck or SUV that will live up to your active lifestyle.