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OCTOBER 6, 2019
Register by September 25th to ensure your spot!
All Together Now, let’s run and walk for the animals!
The race fees collected for this event go directly for the care of the residents at Penny Lane Farm Sanctuary. Your efforts directly contribute to keeping them safe and happy!
The event takes place rain or shine.
Walk/Run begins at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday October 6, 2019. Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to then to be ready to start at 1:30. You may park on Du Lac Road between the Sanctuary and Duquette Road. Walk up one of the 2 farm lanes to the barn where participants will gather before the event.
Participants must be off the road by 3:30 p.m.
Start near the animals and then come back to where they await your return! The full 5 km course goes from the farm to the intersection of St.Pascal Road and Du Lac Road (where the school is located) in Saint-Pascal-Baylon and back to the farm. Shorter distance turnaround points will be marked for 1k, 2k, 3k, and 4k. Vehicle traffic will be diverted away from that part of Du Lac Road.
Every participant is a winner in the eyes of the animals who directly benefit from this event, so after the race, catch your breath and celebrate with a vegan BBQ. And enjoy the company of Wilbur, Pokey, Charlie, Winston, George and Ringo, and all the others who have found a safe haven at Penny Lane!
Register through the “October 6 Walk/Run Registration” listed under the website’s menu. You will have 3 fee options available.
Upon registering you will receive a confirmation email and also a pledge sheet and waiver. You must sign and bring a waiver to the event for each member of your party, signed by each person, and all children under 16 must have a separate waiver for them signed by a parent or guardian.
All minor children aged 16 or under must have an adult present at the event (either present as a spectator or participant). Children under age 13 must have an adult registered and participating in the run/walk event with them. You are solely responsible for the supervision of, and safety, of minor children.
1. $25.00: Single participant (adult/ youth aged 13+ participating alone.
2. $45.00: Parent/Parents participating with children aged 16 or under (all children accompanying their participating parents are free under this option, but their names must be listed also during registration).
3. $20.00: Per person, Team/Group option. Each team/group member saves 20% off of the single participant rate if there are 2 or more other individuals participating with you as a team/group. Choose an animal for your team to run on behalf of!
$25 pledge level and above: Reusable water bottle sponsored by Little Jo Berry’s and Oat&Mill
$50 and above pledge level: Reusable water bottle AND 1 ballot to win a Penny Lane gift pack
of t-shirt and tote bag
$100 pledge level and above: Bottle, Ballot, AND Swag Bag of surprises
Top Pledge Prizes (for pledge amounts over $150.00):
1st Prize: For the highest pledge amount by an individual in this event: One $250.00 VIA Rail voucher towards travel in the Toronto/Quebec City corridor. (1 prize available)
2nd Prize: For the next highest pledge amount obtained, 4 passes to the Montreal Science Museum (1 prize available).
Note: In the event of a tie, 2 draws will be made to assign the 1st and 2nd prizes.