Beamsville Bench 5K

Beamsville Bench 5kIn Support of Big Brother/Big Sisters of Grimsby, Lincoln and West Lincoln

This is one tough course. Are you up for the Challenge?

Date: Saturday July 12, 2014

We are now offering two fast and easy Online Registration/Donation Options – click on either logo and you will go directly to the respective website.

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Location: Mike Weir Wines, 4041 Locust Lane Beamsville, ON L0R 1B2

Race time: 5k — 10:00am

Race Day Registration and Race Kit Pick up: 8:00am to 9:30am at the Mike Weir Winery

At close of kit pick up race kits become the property of Race Kit Event Service Inc.

Directions: South on Bartlett to Regional Rd. 81,Turn left on Regional Rd. 81 to Mountain view Rd.Turn right on Mountain view Rd to Locust Lane, Turn left on locust Lane to Mike Weir Wines

Parking: at the winery — limited. Please carpool if possible.

Highlights:

  • Wine Tasting, BBQ and music
  • Course certified by Athletics Canada measured by Bernie Conway
  • Certification number: ON-2006-101-BDC
  • ChampionChip timing by Sportstats
  • Each kilometre is marked
  • Beautiful scenic, challenging 2 loop course.
  • 2 Aid Stations located at 1.5k and 4k

Charity Challenge: Big Brothers / Big Sisters of Grimsby, Lincoln and West Lincoln

Awards ceremony: The awards ceremony will take place at approximately 11:15am.

Please be there to pick up your award or have someone else pick it up for you.

5k Awards: 1, 2, 3 overall top master and 3 deep in 5 yr age groups 14 and under to 70+

Sub 20 Club: Run under 20 minutes you will receive a custom made medal to recognize your accomplishment.

Course Record Bonus: $200

  • Men: Henry Githuka (2006) 14:17
  • Women: Jackline Torrori (2000) 17:07

Subaru of Hamilton Niagara Running Series: A minimum of 4 races is required to qualify. Points will be awarded 10 deep in each race in each category towards the series championships. Awards will be presented at the end of the series to 1, 2, 3 overall top master and each 5yr age group from 14 and under to 70+. **Note — there are no points in half marathons or 10k races for the 14 and under category.

Total Points at the end of the series wins. The series awards ceremony, date, time and place to be determined.

Double Points Races: Grimsby Half & 10k, Peachbud 10k, Halloween 7K, Grapes Half, Casablanca Classic 8k

Point Races: Grimsby 3k, Jordan 5k, Confederation 5k and 5K with dog, Peachbud 5k, Bench 5k, Grapes 5k, Casablanca Classic 3k

Course Safety: For everyone’s safety no strollers, dogs or bicycles on the course please. We also strongly recommend that you do not wear headphones while participating.

Race Fees (HST not included)

  • Online registration will close on July 9th. No Refunds.
  • EventsOnline processing fee extra
  • Tee Shirt cut off date: registered by and including June 29th
Deadline 5k Souvenir
By and including June 12th $35 Tech Shirt
June 13th to June 29th $40 Tech Shirt
June 30th to July 9th $40 No Shirt
Race Day $45 No Shirt