The RunGo Dash for Dogs, a guided 10km, 5km or 2km run or walk through Stanley Park, is coming up this month and 100% of proceeds going to BC & Alberta Guide Dogs. The event is hosted by the RunGo app, a running app with turn-by-turn instructions for popular running routes in cities like Vancouver, London, New York, and Seattle.
RunGo Dash for Dogs
Where Starting and ending at Brockton Pavilion (1151 Stanley Park Dr)
When Saturday, February 24, 2018 start times 10km: 9:00am, 5km 9:15am, 2k 9:30am
Registration Register online for the 2km Walk ($20 by Feb 23); 5km Run ($35 by Feb 23); or 10km Run ($40 by Feb 23). Routes are outlined online here.
After this fun, non-competitive race, there will be a social event with pancakes, prizes, and good tunes. This is a race for people to support dogs, you don’t need a dog to run. Guide dogs and good dogs are welcome, dogs must be on leash and under control at all times for the safety of the working guide dogs.
Download the RunGo app for Android or Apple devices.
BC & Alberta Guide Dogs makes a profound difference to blind/ visually impaired people by partnering them with a certified guide dog at no cost. These guide dogs provide tangible and immediate help; making a significant difference in their partner’s safety, independence, sense of well being and belonging.