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Wild Rose Women's Walk/Run
- Calgary

My name is Alexa Young

August 17th, 2024

Bowness Park

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Come for 1 day or come for both!

August 17th and August 18th

 

A Run for All!

(ages 6+)

The Wild Rose Women's 5km is a walk/run is over to women and girls ages 6 and up. 

 

Please note, spectators are not permitted to walk or run with you or be on course. We know some of your your little ones are excited to see you and want to run with you however, for insurance purposes they cannot (but they can make cool signs and stand along the route!)  

There will be an aid station on course with water and electrolytes.

Note: This event is NOT timed. 

Wild Rose Women's Triathlon

- Calgary

August 18th, 2024

Rocky Ridge YMCA

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What You Get

  • a professionally organized triathlon by RnR Premier Events

  • a Wild Rose race bib 

  • a Wild Rose Women's Run headband

  • a finisher's medal

  • an amazing atmosphere (DJ and announcer)

  • post-race snacks

  • an incredible swag bag with product samples from partners

  • Wild Rose Triathlon gear (available for purchase)

Schedule

August 17th (Saturday)

10:00am - 11:30am    Race Package Pick Up (run and triathlon)

                                       Start/Finish Line 

12pm                             Wild Rose Women's 5km Run/Walk

                                       Bowness Park

 

1:30pm - 2:30pm        Yoga with Rose

                                        Bowness Park

3:30 - 4:30pm            Transition Walk Through and Pre-Race Q & A

                                       YMCA Calgary at Rocky Ridge YMCA 

4:30pm - 5:30pm       Race Package Pick Up (triathlon)

                                       YMCA Calgary at Rocky Ridge YMCA 

August 18th (Sunday)                                               

7:00am - 7:45am           Transition Check In

7:45am                             Athlete Pre-Race Meeting

8:00am                            Race Start - Sprint Triathlon

9:30am                            Race Start - Super Sprint Triathlon

11:00am                          Transition/Expo Closes

Registration

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Refund Policy/Rollovers/Transfers:​

There are no refunds however, you can roll over your registration to 2025 for a fee of $25 BEFORE August 1st, 2024 or transfer your entry to another racer for a fee of $10.

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After August 1st, there are no rollovers including injuries or illnesses.You may however, transfer your registration to another racer for a fee of $10.

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You may transfer to another category within the Wild Rose Women's Triathlon up to August 17th, 2024.

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NOTE: By registering you take responsibility that you understand and agree to this statement.

Course and Map 

The start and finish is at Bowness Park (8900 48 Ave NW) and be on pathways the entire run. The run is an out-and-back route. 

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FAQ

GENERAL RACE QUESTIONS

It says run or walk. Is it ok if I do a run/walk?

We welcome you to complete the 5km however you wish! Walk. Run. Walk/Run. We are just excited to have you join us and get active!

What is the date?

Saturday, August 17th, 2024

 

What do I get with my entry?

  • a professionally organized triathlon by RnR Premier Events

  • a Wild Rose Women's Run bib 

  • a Wild Rose Women's Run headband

  • a finisher's medal

  • an amazing atmosphere (DJ and announcer)

  • post-race snacks

  • an incredible swag bag with product samples from partners

  • Wild Rose Women's Run shirt (NOT IN PACKAGE - available for purchase)

What is the minimum age to do this event?

We have set the age at 6 years. While we appreciate your child may be physically capable of doing this event, we ask they wait until they are 6 years (as of event day). 

I can no longer race, can I get a refund?

Refunds:

In the event that you can no longer race for any reason (medical included), we are not offering refunds in any capacity. See Rollovers.

 

Refund Policy/Rollovers/Transfers:​

There are no refunds however, you can roll over your registration to 2025 for a fee of $25 BEFORE August 1st, 2024 or transfer your entry to another racer for a fee of $10.

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After August 1st, there are no rollovers including injuries or illnesses.You may however, transfer your registration to another racer for a fee of $10.

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NOTE: By registering you take responsibility that you understand and agree to this statement.

PRE-RUN QUESTIONS

Where and when is Package Pick-up?

Package pick-up will take place the morning of the event.

What is in my package at package pick up?

You will get:

  • a Wild Rose Women's Run bib 

  • a Wild Rose Women's Run headband

  • goodies from sponsors

When will I get my timing chip?

This event is un-timed and therefore there is no timing chip. 

RUN QUESTIONS

What are the surfaces for the run courses?

The surface is pathway - regular runnings shoes are most suitable for this course.

Do bib numbers need to be worn during the run?

Yes, bib numbers need to be worn on the run. They need to be worn on your FRONT.

Will you have Aid Stations on the run?

Yes, there will be an aid station on the run with water and electrolytes. 

What is the official run course cut off time?

All athletes must complete the run course by 1:30pm.

POST RACE

Where is the lost and found?

The lost and found will be located at the announcer's booth/finish area. After race day contact tritstaff@gmail.com for lost and found. All unclaimed lost items will be donated after 30 days.

Volunteer

They say it takes a village to raise a child.
Well, it also takes one to put on the
Calgary Wild Rose Women's Triathlon!

We are so appreciative to all our volunteers who come out and use their time to ensure a safe and enjoyable triathlon experience for everyone!

We cannot thank you enough for what you do for the community when you chose to volunteer your valuable time to support triathlon in Alberta.

Whether you are a veteran volunteer or have never volunteered at a triathlon before, we would love to have you as a part of this exciting day!

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If you have any questions about volunteering,
please email triitrichelle@gmail.com

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