It's been 30 years since the first Moonlight Run and it's time to celebrate!
Join us Saturday evening March 18, 2017 at 8 PM for either a 10K Run or a 6K Walk/Run. Both distances start at CASA in downtown Lethbridge and head into the river valley for a loop in Indian Battle Park before returning back to CASA up the challenging Wendys Hill . Upon returning all competitors will be treated to a slice of pizza and a refreshment. It's a great evening for family and friends to enjoy a healthy activity together with Lethbridge's legendary Running Community.
The location of the Moonlight Run start/finish
and the package pick -up held on:
Friday Mar.18 6PM-9PM
Sat Mar. 19 11am-4 PM
Cash Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd male & female in the both 10K &6K
There will be 5 year Age Group categories from 11 & Under to 80+ with awards going to 5 places deep in each.
Entries are limited to 2800 participants. This event usually fills by the first week in March. Course closes at 9:30PM. Sorry no dogs
The Moonlight Run proceeds have been donated to numerous charities with approx. $180,000 donated so far. The great causes are another reason to help support the Moonlight Run!
We are pleased to announce our 2017 Community Support Recipients:
The South Alberta Lions Walk for Dog Guides raises funds for the Lions Foundation of Canada which trains Service Dogs for disabled individuals who qualify for a service dog. The 2017 South Alberta Lions Annual Walk for Dog Guides will take place at Henderson Lake park on Saturday May 27, 2017.
The Dragon Boat Association of Southern Alberta's goal is to promote, facilitate and develop the sport of Dragon Boating within the Lethbridge region, by providing training facilities, equipment, mentoring and events. Our support will help to support equipment for training purposes.
Victoria Park High School Math Canoe Program builds canoes in a grade ten mathematics course. Successful students obtain credit in both Mathematics and Career and Technology Studies, with the potential for additional credit in Outdoor Education and Leadership. These canoes are then sponsored in order for the program to be sustainable.
KIDS - 15 Years and Under
ADULTS - 16 Years and Older
KIDS - 15 years and Under
ADULTS - 16 years and Older
2017 ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN HERE
REMEMBER ENTRIES are LIMITED to 2800!
Issues or questions regarding registration please either email or call Randy 403.331.8514
The 10K is a RUN ONLY (sorry NO WALKERS) and starts at 8 PM SHARP on 8th Street to the east of CASA. We request that you seed yourself according to your speed at the start line. All awards are based on GUN TIME (everyone gets the same start time).
The course turns west from 8th Street onto 3rd Avenue and proceeds down Wendys Hill into the river valley. The course does get dark in the river valley so please take that into consideration. We request that all 10K participants take the pathway coming up Wendys Hill to prevent congestion.The course CLOSES at 9:30 PM.
We are sorry but there are NO DOGS allowed.
The 6K is a Walk/RUN and starts at 8:15 PM SHARP on 8th Street to the east of CASA. We request that you seed yourself according to your speed at the start line. All awards are based on GUN TIME (everyone gets the same start time).
The course turns west from 8th Street onto 3rd Avenue and proceeds downinto the river valley. The course does get dark in the river valley so please take that into consideration.
The course CLOSES at 9:30 PM.
We are sorry but there are NO DOGS allowed.
Package Pickup will be held at CASA
A friend can pick up your package. If you are picking up packages for a a group of 10 or more please let us know by March 13th and we'll assemble the packages ahead of time and have them set aside for you at package pickup.
We understand that things can come up between your time of registration and race day but unfortunately there are NO REFUNDS. We do allow CHANGES and TRANSFERS of entries however and the process to follow is described here.
To make any CHANGES (distance, sizes, age group, etc.) toyour Moonlight Run entry please contact us by email here with details. CHANGES must be made by Sunday March 12th at 10 PM. After that date any additional changes must be made at Package Pick-up. All changes at Package Pick-up will be closed on Saturday March 18th at 2:30 PM.
A TRANSFER requires a new paper entry form to be filled in with the name of the person who is giving up their spot at the top. All information for the person taking the spot needs to be filled in and the new person MUST SIGN THE WAIVER. Transfer forms can be either emailed or texted to us.
email 403.331.8514.or text to
Race results will be posted live throughout the race evening at racepro.ca/moonlight as well as on the big screen on the patio.
If you are interested in receiving your results by text message please make sure you provide your cell number on your entry form.
Following the race printable results will be posted at
racepro.ca/races/moonlight in both pdf and text format.
If you are looking for previous years results all the way back to 2001 check here racepro.ca/races/moonlight
Yep we got hills in Lethbridge and this is a good one guaranteed to test those lungs!! Make sure you train for it!!
This is a view of the Start/Finish Area. You can follow the route to the bottom of Wendy's Hill by clicking forwards in the photo...make sure you turn right onto 3rd Ave. (the first corner)