Mother's Day is Sunday, May 10, 2020
Welcome to the 2020 Sport Chek Mother's Day Run, Walk & Ride! It's time to start getting ready for the 42nd Annual Sport Chek Mother's Day Run, Walk & Ride in Calgary! This event continues to be Alberta's largest family fundraising event; with over 4,600 participants, 100 volunteers and fabulous sponsors last year. We welcome everyone to participate and make a difference!
Registration opens Saturday, November 2nd, 2019
Register as an individual
Register as a family/group
Register as a volunteer
Package Pick up at CF Chinook Centre
6455 Macleod Trail S
Sport Chek Women (North end of mall)
- Thursday, May 7th, 2020
4:00pm – 8:00pm
- Friday, May 8th, 2020
12:00pm – 8:00pm
- Saturday, May 9th, 2020
10:00am – 4:00pm
6455 Macleod Trail S
East parking lot
This year, Sport Chek is proud to present the 5K Walk & Run, 10K Run and FREE Little legs event for kids.
Sunday, May 10th, 2020
- 8:40am – Warm Up
- 8:50am – 10 KM & 5 KM Wheelchair
- 9:00am – 10 KM Start
- 9:15am – 5 KM Start
- 10:30am – Little Legs Race
Proud partners with Run Calgary
Mother's Day FAQ
When is Mother's Day?
Mother's Day 2020 takes place Sunday, May 10.
What is Mother's Day?
Canadians celebrate Mother’s Day by showing their appreciation for mothers or mother figures. Mother’s Day is celebrated in Canada is on the second Sunday of May each year.
Is Sport Chek open on Mother's Day?
Yes. Sport Chek stores will observe normal business hours on Mother's Day.
Can another registered participant pick up my run, walk & ride package at the Package Pick Up?
Yes, another registered participant may pick up your participant package.
Are dogs allowed?
Certified guide dogs are allowed, we do not allow dogs in the 5km or 10km.
Are strollers allowed?
Absolutely! There are hundreds of them at this family event.
Do participants under the age of 4 need to complete and submit a Registration Form?
Yes, all participants (even "no charge" participants) must be registered. A parent or guardian must sign the waiver form.
Do you offer complimentary entry fees for elite runners?
No. This is a family fundraising event.
Is there a separate registration for the Little Legs Race?
No. It is free for children (2 - 4 years of age) that have a parent or guardian that have registered for the run, walk & ride. Please note that all Little Legs participants must still have the registration waiver signed by a parent or guardian.
Where do the proceeds go?
We are fortunate enough to have had this event support the Calgary Health Trust (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Foothills Medical Centre) for the past 12 years raising over $2,000,000! This year, we will continue to support the Calgary Health Trust (NICU) & Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities!
Is parking free at Chinook Centre?
Yes, there is free parking at CF Chinook Centre.
Where do I find my race bib number?
Please check the website for details. If you cannot find your bib number, an online help link is available and bib number look-up lists will be posted at Package Pick Up.
Is there event day registration?
No. The last opportunity to register is on Saturday, May 9th (10:00am – 4:00pm) at Package Pick Up.
Can I walk the 10 KM course?
We prefer that the 10 KM continues to be a run only event as we are required to be off of the Calgary roadway system by 10:45am.
Do you have a place at Chinook Centre where participants can leave their jackets, sports bags etc.
Yes, we have a Bag Check Tent that is staffed during the event. It is a $5 donation.
Are there washrooms on the run, walk & ride course?
Yes. There are portable washrooms at Chinook Centre (also inside Chinook Centre) & the 2 Aid Stations on the course.