The Canadian Transplant Association London Representatives invite you to the annual Transplant Trot in memory of Leslie Petter, at Gibbons Park, London Ontario.
The Canadian Transplant Association is a registered charitable organization, (#131815862RR0001), that promotes organ and tissue donation awareness. More than 4500 Canadian children and adults are on wait lists for an organ transplant across the country.
You are invited to join transplant recipients, donors and donor families, friends, families and supporters, as we celebrate the success of organ and tissue donation in one of London’s largest awareness events! The Transplant Trot is a CTA signature event held in various cities across the country.
Funds from the London 5k Run/Walk will support the Leslie Petter Memorial Award and the CTA. Leslie, an amazing friend, teacher, mentor, athlete and bone marrow transplant recipient, was instrumental in organizing the first Transplant Trot here in London.
LOCATION: Gibbons Park, London, Ontario.
DATE: Saturday, April 30, 2016
RACE TIME: 10:15 am
FEE: Regular fee $25 – Late fee: $30
Fee includes 5k run/walk a t-shirt!
Children 10 and under, accompanied by a registered adult, are free.
* Regular Fee – End Date: 2016-03-31 11:59 P.M.
* Late Fee – End Date: 2016-04-28 11:59 P.M.
IN – PERSON:
Complete an entry form available at the London Running Room,
620 Richmond Street, London, ON N6A 5J9 and include cash, or cheque payable to: Canadian Transplant Association.
Participants who wish to fundraise for this event can either do so via the Running Room website or download a Transplant Trot Pledge Form and bring their donations with them on event day to the registration booth.
CLICK HERE to download the 2016 London Donation Pledge Form in PDF
RACE KIT PICK-UP and IN STORE REGISTRATION
London Running Room • April 29, 2016 • 3:00 – 7:00 pm • cash or cheque only.
LATE REGISTRATION AND RACE KIT PICK UP
Gibbons Park • London Ontario • Saturday April 30, 2016 • 9:30 am – 10:15 am
9:30 am – 10:15 am Late registration and race kit pick up
10:15 am Opening Remarks and Run/Walk start
11:00 am – 1:00 pm Social
For those not registered as runners or walkers, any donations are welcomed. Bring lawn chairs and any special dietary needs.
LOCATION & PARKING:
GIBBONS PARK • London • ON
Parking: West on Grosvenor off Richmond Street OR west on Victoria off Richmond Street and follow the Gibbon Park signs. Follow the green/white balloons and meet at the Pavilion.
AWARDS, PRIZES, BIG DRAW
AWARDS AND MEDALS will be awarded to the first 3 female and male finishers, in the run and the walk, at the finish line.
List of draw results and prizes will be posted during the walk/run.
Will take place at the end of the walk/run – you need to be there to win!
Please join us as Master of Ceremonies, Nick Paparella – CTV News, welcomes family and friends, along with special guests, to celebrate the gift of life at the 6th annual Transplant Trot.
Anyone wishing to support this event, with a donation or gift-in-kind, please fee free to contact the race director below. Thank you!
COURSE MAP: (Subject to change)
View London Transplant Trot Start/Finish in a larger map
Phone: 519 636-3424
Thank you to our sponsors and partners!
The Canadian Transplant Association
The CTA is a registered charitable organization comprised of transplant recipients, athletes, health care professionals, supporters, and volunteers dedicated to promoting organ and tissue donation through public advocacy, educational programs, and awareness events such as the Canadian Transplant Games and World Transplant Games. Funds from this event will support the CTA mission of raising organ donor awareness.
The CTA provides a support network for organ transplant recipients before and after transplantation while promoting organ and tissue donation, as more than 4000 Canadians await a second chance at life. www.canadiantransplant.com
For information and to register to be an organ and tissue donor in Ontario, please click on the link below:
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