Cobequid Trail Run - 5K

Race Location
36 Arthur Street, Truro
Race Date
Event Date: 
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Start Time: 
9:00 a.m.
Race Information
Event Description: 

The race will start and finish on the Cobequid Trail located behind the NSCC gymnasium. The route is an out and back flat course heading westerly out of Truro on the trail, with 4 water stations on course and 3 road crossings with marshals. The race is chip-timed by Atlantic Chip Sport Timing with chip start and chip finish. 


Registration, continental breakfast, and awards will take place at the NSCC Gymnasium, 36 Arthur St. Washrooms, change rooms, and showers are available to runners. Registration fee includes t-shirt (guaranteed size if registered by August 8th) and one breakfast ticket. Continental breakfast and award presentation will follow at the NSCC Gymnasium: 10:30AM - 5K,10K; 11:30AM - Half Marathon. No dogs permitted, with the exception of guide dogs. No strollers please.

Please note Youth will be running the same course at the same time as other participants.

Pre-registration run package pick up 7:00-8:45AM, NSCC Gymnasium, 36 Arthur St.


After the race, check out the Wild Blueberry Festival happening in the area.

Run NS Members' Registration fee: 
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Race Website
Craig Burgess

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Since 1983, Run Nova Scotia has fostered and promoted road running all across Nova Scotia. From one running boom to the next, our mission has not wavered: to promote health, fitness, and camaraderie to people of all ages and abilities through the sport of road running. For close to 30 years, we’ve supported the unique needs and goals of anyone from Yarmouth to Sydney who has decided to lace up a pair of running shoes and join the thousands of other Nova Scotians running the roads.