West lorne optimist road race
May 12, 2019
Sponsored by The Optimist Club of West Lorne Inc. & Municipality of West Elgin Recreation Committee.
This annual Mother’s Day fixture in West Lorne offers a 10K and 5K road race with a family 5K walk and children’s 1K fun run.
The proceeds raised go towards Conductive Education (Children with Cerebral Palsy/Mobility issues) and Bravery Bead Program(Children with cancer and Chronic Illness)
View the race, enjoy this picturesque country run.
IT'S TIME TO JOIN THE RACE
10K & 5K Road Race
Family Mother’s Day 5K Walk
Children’s 1K fun run
Date: May 12, 2019
Race Time: 9:00a.m
These children, and the loved ones who fight alongside them, are the definition of brave, and Children’s Hospital helps them celebrate their courage with Bravery Beads. The necklace and each bead the kids receive validate the many challenges that children with cancer and chronic illnesses go through on their journeys to wellness.
Conductive Education® is an innovative learning system that merges the elements of education with rehabilitation. The system deals with not only with physical needs, but also with social and psychological issues.This in turn allows for a child to develop appropriate strategies within ability to function in various environments
One Prize of $50 to each male & female runner who wins their category in each 10K or 5K race.
UP TO 20 YEARS OLD
Children are natural runners, have them run along with you making it a family event.
21-40 YEARS OLD
Enjoy running through the neighbourhood and taking in the surroundings. Set your own pace or run with a group of friends.
41-70 YEARS OLD
Getting in shape forces you to face your biggest challenges, you know how to focus on the goal.
Over 70 YEARS OLD
Outpass your friends in this masters class for our expert runners.