Race Day Fun


A crowd favourite, the Chief’s Chili Cook-Off returns to the line-up of 9runrun post race fun this year! Who will take the coveted trophy for 2022, Fire? Paramedics? Or Police? The Chiefs will be cooking up their very own recipes and you get to taste and vote!

Bring non-perishable food items for the Stittsville Food Bank. The Stittsville Food Bank is run entirely by approximately 100 volunteers They provide assistance to those in need in the former Township of Goulbourn including the communities of Stittsville and the surrounding rural areas. They distribute non-perishable and perishable food items as well as a limited list of personal toiletries. The Stittsville Food Bank has been in operation since 1992.


Parking is available close by on side streets, north and south of Abbott. Other options include the Royal Canadian Legion of Main Street and Sacred Heart High School located about 800m east of start line on Abbott.
Here is a list of businesses you will find in the 9runrun Recovery Zone in Village Square Park:



Covered Bridge Brewing

Yogatown Stittsville

Ottawa First Responders Foundation

Footwear 4 Kids

Stittsville Food Bank


Ottawa Fire Eduction Table

Run Ottawa

Course map below for the in-person 10k on October 15, 2022.

Download the route map in PDF for a closer look!

Get visible and make your Virtual run FUN:

  • Wear your 9runrun shirt
  • Getting dressed up in funky outfits
  • Find your nearest Fire, Police or Ambulance stations and make them part of your route
  • Use the hashtag #9runrun2022 and share your stories online
  • Set up a photo-finish and share it online #9runrun2022
  • Create your team to do it TOGETHER