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Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run

Scotiabank Bluenose Marathon

Located In Downtown Halifax (Halifax Peninsula)
Where To Find Us
Halifax, NS
Areas Served Nova Scotia
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Phone 902-496-1889
Mailing Address 206-99 Portland St 
Dartmouth, NS B2Y 1H5
Fax 902-492-2888
Description & Services
Looking for a fun way to get your child moving? Look no further than the Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run which hosted more than 4000 youth in 2016. The event is a great way to reinforce the importance of physical activity and allows youth to see first hand how fun it is to participate in large scale fitness events. 
The Youth Run has become a family affair, attracting runners 15 years of age and younger of all fitness levels who come out and Giv’er on the streets of Halifax on the May long weekend every year. Participants can choose between two unique distances, 2KM or 4KM, which showcase some of the finest sights in Halifax including Citadel Hill and the Halifax Commons. 
All participants will receive a T-shirt and medal and the opportunity to celebrate active, healthy living with thousands of other children and youth. 
for more information or to register, please visit  
Visit Scotiabank Bluenose Marathon's webpage for all details about Doctors Nova Scotia Youth Run event including route maps for both the 2 KM and 4 KM.
Hours Saturday 11:00 am
Dates May 21, 2016
Special Information
Established 2003
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Cape Breton Connect ; Fundy Connect ; Highland Connect ; Racing ; Recreation Categories ; Running ; South Shore Connect ; Spring Programs ; Walking ; Youth
Categories - General Marathons ; Youth