For over a decade, HBIA has held a 1-mile walk to raise awareness of acquired brain injury as well as much needed funds for our organization. On Saturday, June 15th we will hold our 14th Annual 5K By the Bay at Pier 4 Park in Hamilton. The day promises to be exciting, empowering, and fun for all. BBQ lunch to start at 11:30 am for all 5K By the Bay participants! There are a number of ways to get involved with our event including: Registering as a race participate, pledging a runner, donating a prize or by becoming a sponsor.
*NEW EVENT TIMES AND LOCATION FOR 2019!*
Walk a Mile in My Shoes (10:00 am): Calling all survivors, family members, friends, community partners and members kick off our 14th Annual 5K By the Bay with us by participating in our Walk a Mile in My Shoes event. Walk among survivors in an effort to raise awareness of acquired brain injury during Brain Injury Awareness month.
Blake Heys Memorial Kids 1K Fun Run (10:30 am): Calling all Elementary students within kindergarten to Grade 6 to join our Kids 1K Fun Run. We have a fantastic assortment of prizes for winners within each grade category and a VERY special prize for the top pledge collector!
5K Classic Race (11:30 am): Join our Classic 5K (certified by Athletics Canada). We have a fantastic assortment of prizes for the winner within each age category.
Our online pre-registration page is now open! Take advantage of our early bird rates by pre-registering online as a race participant (this also guarantees you a race jersey & bag AND gives you with the opportunity pledge directly online). Click here to register online.
SPONSOR EXCLUSIVES: Enter a 5K Corporate Team
Select ONE of the following:
1) 5 individuals to participate in our Classic 5K (certified by Athletics Canada) to represent your company to the finish line. Corporate team winner will have their company name engraved on our Corporate Winners plaque.
2) 5 individuals to participate in our Relay Competition representing your company. Relay team winner will win braining rights!