29th annual running of this event
2017 race date is Sat. Jun 3, 2017
For online registration on raceroster.com please click below:
HERE ARE THE 2016 RESULTS
Thanks and well done to all the runners, walkers, volunteers and sponsors. And, as always, to Race Director Gary Addison!
This year proceeds from the race will go to the Niagara Rankin Cancer run.
Here are the 2015 results:
Course records are at the bottom of the page.
Runners start at 9 am, walkers at 7 am at the end of Lockhart Drive in St. Catharines, near Brock. Map
Please note: Due to the major construction project (replacement of the Burgoyne Bridge in St. Catharines) which has closed part of the trail, this section of the course was changed last year and remains the same this year. See graphics below. Click on them to enlarge.
One of North America’s most historic regions, featuring the Niagara escarpment, Decew Falls, early Welland Canal sites, Decew Falls Generating Station and Twelve Mile Creek rapids.
Technical t-shirt guaranteed to pre-registered runners by May 27, 2017 at midnight. Returning runners get their names on the back of the shirts. Out and back and looped section on multiple rolling hills. 80% hard-packed gravel on meandering and picturesque Twelve Mile Creek Trail also known as the historic Merritt Trail, in St. Catharines, Ontario. 6 electrolyte and water stations throughout, plenty of marshals and signage.
Questions? Email the Race Director email@example.com
We thank all our race sponsors: Desjardins Financial Security, Central Service Auto Repair, Sports Medicine Clinic at White Oaks, TransAm Properties and All Art Designs on Activewear.
In January, the course is home to the Twelve Mile Creek Fool’s Marathon. Climb Hydro Hill, part of the Niagara Escarpment, and find out why runners keep coming back to this unique race. “Och Aye” Jimmy Bagpipe start. Great post-race party with food and prizes.
Top 3 overall Male and Female runners. First Masters Male and Female runner.
Age group awards: 19 and under, then 10 year increments to 60+
First overall Male and Female walker.
(The format is slightly off)
New (2014) Course Records: Open
Kevin Moore 1:19:56 Janine Moffett 1:30:54
New (2014) Course Records: Masters (40+)
Michael Conn 1:30:55 Janine Moffett 1:30:54
Original Course Records: Open
1:15:57 Blaise Mullins in 1998 1:27:16 Janine Moffett in 2011
Original Course Records: Masters
1:20:51 Aaron Ramlal in 1998 1:31:56 Carolyn Silvey in 2003