event details



A fun. fast. fab! day!

The 2019 pride & remembrance run is a 5k run and 3k walk.

We welcome runners and walkers of all paces and abilities.

All registered participants must be 8 years of age on race day to participate. Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by an adult. Strollers, baby joggers and pets are allowed in the final corral/wave only. 

Following the run/walk, there is an after party in Barbara Hall park, beside the 519 at 519 Church Street.

The pride & remembrance run 5k course is Athletics Canada Certified ON-2017-036-BDC


race kit includes-

  • NEW! A medal for all participants!

  • Kit bag from BMO Financial Group

  • Official 2019 pride & remembrance run T-shirt

  • A Chip Timed Bib

  • FREE Race Photos

  • $5 Starbucks Gift Card

  • Special Offer from BlackToe Running

  • 1 can fab lite! beer from Eastbound Brewing Co.

  • Unique on-course activations and experiences

  • Entry to the After Party

  • A fun. fast. fab! day!



The 2019 pride & remembrance run starts at the corner of Church & Wellesley Streets.

The course goes west along Wellesley Street and around Queen’s Park Circle. The 5k is 2 loops around and the 3k is 1 loop. The course returns east along Wellesley and finishes at the same place as the start.

There will be water on course.

5k course map

3k course map

Race-kit pick-up will take place from 11 am to 6 pm on Thursday and Friday, June 20 and 21, at Laurier Toronto, Main Floor- Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West Toronto M5X 1C9.  

Race Day kit pick-up is for out of town participants ONLY and will be available at the 519 Community Centre, 2nd Floor Ballroom, 519 Church Street, Toronto M4Y 2C9. 8-9am.

If picking up for a Team, be able to provide the Team Name, the team members names and bib numbers, and identification.

The after party is located in Barbara Hall Park, beside the 519 at 519 Church Street, just north of Wellesley. Follow the signs once your exit the finish chute. All runners and spectators are welcome in the after party.

The after party will include food and drink samples from a variety of sponsors.


The 2019 pride & remembrance run is saturday, june 22.

The 5k run starts at 10:00am. The 3k walk starts at 10:10am

Start times for runners and walkers will be based upon corrals and estimated finish time, from 5k fastest runners to 3k walkers. Corrals will be available for the following times and you are asked to put yourself in the corral that best matches your anticipated finishing time.




35+ min


Please plan to be arrive 15-20min early to get into your corral and to take in the warm-up and announcement activities.


The 2019 pride & remembrance run is the largest of its kind in Canada and is one of the most popular running events in Toronto. It’s also one of the largest fundraising events during Pride week. Celebrities, political leaders and people like you join together to support charities in need.  It’s easy to get involved in this year’s Run. 

The pride & remembrance run is an independent, not-for profit athletic event operated by the pride and remembrance association, and a 100% volunteer Board of Directors. Each year the pride and remembrance association selects community charities who receive 100% of the charitable pledges that are raised.