14th Annual “Where’s Franktown?”
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Calvary Christian Academy in Franktown, Ontario
Race Kit Pick-Up:
For those participants that have registered for our upcoming run on Saturday May 12th, race kit pick-up is between 8:00am and 10:00am on Saturday morning at Calvary Christian Academy. There will be volunteers helping to direct parking and directing participants to the school. Once you arrive at the front door, greeters will help direct you to the gymnasium where a team of volunteers will help get you set-up for the race.
Day of Registration:
Participants can register for the race the day of beginning at 8:00am up until 30minutes before the start of the race. We will have many volunteers helping during this time making the registration process quick and easy. We hope to see as many of you at the race as possible!
Results will be posted in the gymnasium and online at www.runninggoattiming.com
- Free ‘incredible’ BBQ and luncheon for all runners
- Free babysitting services for runners during their race (8:30 – 11:30 a.m.)
- Scenic flat route through the village of Franktown
- Ideal for Power Walkers and a Family Safe Run
- Hand-crafted finisher medals for 5 km,10 km and 15 km runners
- Medal for first overall male/female in 5 km, 10 km and 15 km runs
- Medal for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place finishers in each age/sex category
- Special treat for 1 km runners
- Chip timing, well marked courses, multiple water stations, etc
All participants that register before March 31st will receive a complimentary Where’s Franktown t-shirt.
To encourage active living and participation, new to this year is a virtual run. For individuals that would like to participate but are unable to attend the day of, we are encouraging runners to register to the virtual run. Participants would complete a run at home and we will mail out a participation medal.
(ages 18 & under)
5K Run/Walk –
1K Kids’ Run
1. Online registrations close at 11:59 p.m., Thurs., May 10th
2. Race Day : 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. (additional $5 fee for 5, 10, 15 km)
The start/finish line in the village is 10 min walk from CCA
- 1k at 9:30 am (beside CCA)
- 15k at 9:30 am
- 10k at 10:00 am
- 5k at 10:10 am
Scenic flat route (no hills) is perfect for attempting your PB (personal best time). Now meanders through village of FRANKTOWN. 5km will primarily be run on ‘back roads’ without traffic; 10 and 15 km routes meander through beautiful FRANKTOWN countryside, then out and back county Rd 10 towards Richmond. Distances are marked every kilometre. Multiple water stations along all courses.
Chip timing will be provided by Champion Chip through The Running Goat Timing
We are pleased to have In My Sights Photography at our races taking top quality professional pictures of the participants. Downloadable pictures of each participant will be made available shortly after the race.
Photos from the 2015 race can be found at
Photos from the 2016 race can be found at
Photos from the 2017 race can be found at
Photos from the 2018 race can be found at
Calvary Christian Academy is a non profit, independent elementary school with Preschool and grades JK to 8. CCA receives no government funding and works hard to organize successful fundraising events to keep tuition affordable.
We are very thankful for all the support we receive. Thank you for your consideration in pledging to CCA this year for our run. Pledge options include
- Printing a pledge sheet and sending in support to Calvary Christian Academy – Open Pledge Sheet
- Donating directly to CCA as a charity through the 2018 Where’s Franktown Running Room page – Click here
- Pledging an athlete that is competing in the run can be done by donating directly to CCA as a charity through the 2018 Where’s Franktown Running Room page and put the participants name in the On behalf of tab
Each year our CCA Where’s Franktown Run organizing committee seeks out local businesses to help sponsor this event. Sponsorship packages are as follows:
$5000 Platinum $2000 Gold
$1000 Silver $500 Bronze $200 Goodwill
The Franktown Run is an ideal opportunity for local businesses to advertise and connect themselves with a worthy local cause. With the exception of Goodwill package, all sponsors are offered a range of promotional offerings. A leaflet showing the different levels of sponsorship is provided for your perusal.
All proceeds from the run will benefit the Calvary Christian Academy (CCA), a local independent elementary school that is celebrating their 20th year of teaching and working with families to develop children of good character.
We invite you to share in the event as a sponsor and participant. With your support, the “Where’s Franktown?” run will once again be a huge success for the school and the community!
For more information, open Sponsorship Package