Where do I pick up my race kit?
You must pick up your race kit at the location you selected. You may not pick your race kit up at another location.
IWK Health Centre - Goldbloom Pavilion, Halifax:
Friday, June 16, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday, June 17, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Irving Big Stop - Aulac:
Saturday June 17, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlantic Superstore, 165 Main St., Moncton:
Friday June 16, 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm and Saturday June 17, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.
Credit Union Place, Summerside:
Friday, June 16, 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm and Saturday June 17, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Atlantic Superstore, University Avenue, Charlottetown:
Friday, June 16, 1:30 pm - 7:00 pm and Saturday June 17, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
When should I arrive?
PEI side: Please arrive by 5:45 am. With so many people arriving at once, this will give you ample time to park, and get shuttled to your starting point on the Confederation Bridge.
NB side: Please arrive by 6:00 am. With so many people arriving at once, this will give you ample time to park and take the parking shuttle to the foot of the bridge and the race shuttle to your starting point on the Confederation Bridge.
What happens if I am late?
If you do not arrive at the times specified, you risk missing the shuttles to the starting points. Missing the shuttles will mean not be able to participate in the race distance selected nor receive a chip-time, but may still walk on the Confederation Bridge.
Where do I park?
PEI side: Please park in lots B or C as shown on the parking information page.
NB side: Please park in lot E as shown on the parking information page.
Where do I go?
PEI side: Walk from lot B, or taking parking shuttle from lot C, to the Confederation Bridge main office at 104 Abegweit Blvd. From here you will get shuttled to your starting point on the Confederation Bridge.
NB side: Take parking shuttle from lot E to the foot of the bridge in NB, then take a second shuttle to your starting point on the Confederation Bridge.
When do I start?
Starting time for all 5K runners is 7:00 am.
What is the route?
The route map is found here.
Where is the finish line?
The finish line is on Abegweit Blvd, in the BridgeFest 150 event grounds.
Can I bring a stroller?
No, due to safety issues, strollers are not permitted in the chip-timed races.
Will there be bathrooms along the route?
Yes, portable bathrooms will be located at the following km marks: 3km and at the finish line.
Will there be water stations along the route?
Yes, at the same locations as the bathrooms mentioned above.
Will there be nutrition at the finish line?
Yes, Atlantic Superstore will be at the finish line waiting for you with an array of snacks available to only runners.
What else will be at the finish line?
Our friends from The Physio Centre - Summerside will have a tent set up for any physio needs at the finish line.
How do I get back to my vehicle?
PEI side: If you are parked in lot B, you may walk back to your vehicle, or take the parking shuttle back to lot C on a load-and-go basis until 5:00 pm.
NB side: The parking shuttle to NB will run on a load-and-go basis from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.