Event: Hillside 2 Haiti 5k

Hillside 2 Haiti 5k

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Sat, May 28, 2016

Posted in: Events > Antigonish > Sports


Hillside 2 Haiti 5k is a challenging yet serene 5k race open to all fitness levels and ages.

Each year, Hillside 2 Haiti 5k raises funds to assist a missions team in the community of Babaco, Port au Prince, Haiti. While in Haiti, the team teaches skills that assist the community in reaching financial empowerment and sustainability for a hopeful future.

The race begins at the location of the Old Red Barn Salt Marsh Trail, Cole Harbour. After leaving the parking lot, racers will travel along Bissett Road and come back through the historic, serene and beautiful heritage trail. The route is challenging yet accomplishable. All racers will receive a finishers medal to commemorate thier accomplishment.

Following the race, attendees will be treated to a free pancake breakfast, awards ceremony and prize draws.

This event is always well received by the community, gains momentum each year and is a fabulous fun event for the entire family!

Do walking, Do running, Do SOMETHING.

Feel good about what you have done, long after the endorphins have worn off!

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Hillside 2 Haiti 5k Doctors NS Rainbow of Hope Youth Run

Misc: Free
Venue: Old Red Barn, Salt Marsh Trail Entrance, Bissett Road, Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia