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Community Better June Walk-Run

June 8 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm

Lace up your sneakers and join us for a day of movement and community connection at the
1st Annual Community Better Red Deer June Walk-Run!

On June 8th we’ll be kicking off our June ParticipACTION challenge with this FREE community event.
This event will help Red Deer in the June ParticipACTION Challenge. Everyone must take the Get Active Pledge on the ParticipACTION website between
June 1- June 30th, 2024 in order for Red Deer to win and have a chance at the $100,000 prize.

  • FREE Registration for EVERYONE!
  • Choose your distance: Walk or Run 1km/3km/ or 5km
  • Enjoy a BBQ with donations supporting Move Your Mood Alberta
  • Passport to Wellness, Prizes, & More!

If you register before May 24th, 2024 you will be entered to win a $200 Co-op gift card

Race bib pick up June 8th between 11:30-1:30pm. You must be at the registration table 45mins prior to your race time.

Opening Ceremony – 1:00pm with an opening speech by Mayor Ken Johnston!

This event is free to register for all.
Community donations are being accepted to support the Move Your Mood Studio housed in the Sheldon Kennedy Centre of Excellence. Donate here Donation Form (donorperfect.net) tax receipts are provided by the Red Deer Regional Health Foundation.

To REGISTER your category click here

Race categories & times:

  • 1km walk or run starts 1:30pm
  • 3km walk or run starts 2:00pm
  • 5km walk or run starts 2:45pm

The passport to wellness
Will take place in the Gary W. Harris building from 1-4pm. There will be prizes to win by completing your passport. The passport to wellness will showcase ways you can be connected, healthy and active in Red Deer.

Prizes that can be won:

  • Participants that enter and finish 1km will be entered to win a Sport Chek $250
  • Participants that enter and finish the 3km will be entered to win a Canadian Tire $250
  • Participants that enter and finish the 5km will be entered to win a Co-op Gift Card $250
  • Participants that complete the passport to wellness will be entered to win a Sport Chek $150 gift card
  • Participants that share photos and hashtag Community Better will be entered to win a Sport Chek $100 gift card
  • Participants must attend the event to win any of the prizes.

If you want to participate but don’t want to walk or run, there are many volunteer positions available to sign up for, click the link for details.  Volunteer Sign up link

Sponsors of the event include
Red Deer Primary Care Network, Move Your Mood Studio, RDP Gary Harris, The City of Red Deer, Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre


June 8
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
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120 College Circle
Red Deer, Alberta T4N 0T7 Canada
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