Frequently Asked Questions
Here you will find some of the common questions asked by participants of the RCAF Run. Have another question? Please contact RCAF Run staff by forwarding your question to: PubAffairs@forces.gc.ca.
Q. Can I wear a back-pack if I am running in the RCAF Run?
A. The safety and security of all participants and visitors is a top concern therefore no backpacks will be allowed on any of the running routes or on the flight line. A dry clothes check is available at the RCAF Run Race Village.
Q. Can I get a refund if I am unable to participate in the Run?
A. All entry fees are non-refundable. You can, however, transfer your registration to another person no later than May 23.
Q. Can I push a stroller in the Family Fun Run?
A. For safety purposes it is asked that only jogging strollers be used on race routes. No other form of conveyance (i.e. inline skates, bicycles, etc.) will be permitted.
Q. Can I run with my dog during the RCAF Run?
A. Animals, including dogs, are not permitted on an active flight line due to safety concerns. Service animals will be permitted within the Race Village only.
Q. Can my child use their bicycle on the running course?
A. NAV Canada (the country’s civil air navigation services provider), prohibits the use of any transportation device that is not under the direct control of an adult on open flight lines. Wagons, however, are permitted.