Monday, August 1, 2022
Start time 8:00am in Oliphant
Save the date. We will be back on Monday, August 7, 2023.
Shore to Shore Road Race...a 69 year tradition.
This race was originally named the Bluewater Marathon and it started from Cape Croker in 1947. The start was then moved to Oliphant and finished in Wiarton in 1953. The race begins at 8am in Oliphant and the 13km route is a classic course with rolling hills and a fast downhill finish.
The first 25 people to register for the race, by June 1, will get FREE a t-shirt commemorating the race.
In the RUNNING Division, there are prizes for the top male/female in each age category 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
In the WALKING Division, there are prizes for the top TWO males and the top TWO females.
There is a cap of 25 entrants in the walking division and a 2 hour, 30 minute time limit.
There is an overall cap of 180 entrants.
At this time we are not aware of any restrictions due to COVID. All participants are asked to respect personal decisions regarding social distancing.
|**course:||Runners AND Timed Walkers (13k) start at the Oliphant Beach corner (Lake Huron), and travel along a paved County road, past inland lakes (Spry Lake & Boat Lake), farmland and quarries, through the streets of Wiarton, finishing downhill of the Niagara Escarpment at the Wiarton Arena (Georgian / Colpoy's Bay). |
Traditional Walkers start at approximately the 7.5k mark. This is an untimed, unofficial walk.
|**registration and Bib Pickup:||• online: January 1 - July 30 , 2022 (online registrations ends at 5pm on July 30, 2022...note late fee below)|
NO IN PERSON REGISTRATION, NO REGISTRATION AFTER July 30
• (bib pick-up available at these locations)
Thursday, July 28 4:30 - 6:30 pm Picnic Shelter in Bluewater Park, Wiarton
Saturday, July 30 9:00am - 2:00pm Runner's Den in Owen Sound
Monday, August 1 7:00 - 7:30am Wiarton Arena
$50.00 (LATE Fee of $55 after 5:00pm on July 29)
|**race details:||• start time, 8:00am, Oliphant Beach Corner (County Rd. 13 & Shoreline Rd.) 1 Shoreline Road|
• free transportation (school bus) from the arena to the start line.
• washroom facilities available at Bluewater Park and at the start line
• water stations at approximately 2.5k, 4k ,6.5k, 9k, and 11k
• first aid on-site
Follow the Oliphant Road to Ebel Quarries and turn right onto the Old Oliphant Road. Then right on John and left on George to the end!