Run the River 2017

Run the River 2017

Nackawic, New Brunswick
November 4th, 2017

Run the River is a community event on November 4th, 2017, sponsored by Ryan’s Pharmacy and Liv9 Nutrition in support of the Nackawic Bend Ski Club’s Skis in Schools initiative. For the 6th consecutive year, race central is held at downtown Nackawic, overlooking the majestic Saint John River and the World’s Largest Axe. The running distances are 10k/5k/3k/1k. All participants will receive a beautiful, custom made medal, along with other swag and prizes. Changing rooms and warm up space will be available on-site. REGISTRATION WILL SOON BE AVAILABLE ON THE RACE ROSTER WEBSITE.

Please note: The registration fee for participants 13 years old and younger, is $12. The 1K Kids Fun Run is free.


Registration Information

  • Online registration: Register
  • Race day registration: No

Youth Series

This event offers a Youth Series. Find out more about RunNB's Youth Series.

1K Kids Fun Run

Course Information

  • Main distance: 10km
  • Other distances: 1km, 5km, 3km
  • Start location: Nackawic Shopping Mall
  • Start Time: 9am
  • Certified course: No
  • Course records: RUN THE RIVER 2012-2016: 10K Male, 34:55, Michael Colford (2015); 10K Female, 37:45, Luisa Schwarz (2013); 5K Male, 16:13, Michael Colford (2016); 5K Female, 18:48, Jenna Keilty (2015) 3K Male, 11:38, Marc Joncas (2016); 3K Female, 12:03, Emily Haynes-Macdonald (2015)
  • Year established: 2012
  • Course description: The race route is located mainly along the Saint John River, on paved roads, with a few rolling hills and with beautiful fall landscape scenery.
  • Prize money: Prize monies TBA

Contact Us

Anna MacFarlane
Phone: 506-471-2218

Greg MacFarlane
Phone: 506-450-5802


Regular deadline:
Nov 3rd at 18:00 (Atlantic Time)
Registration Closed
Registration fees
Price:  $25.00

* All prices in CAD $