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Run, Walk, and Celebrate: The Forever Young 8K is Back!

Calling all runners and walkers ages 55 and better!

It’s that time of the year again – time to lace up those running shoes and get ready to hit the Dyke for the 10th Annual Forever Young 8K! This beloved running and walking event, tailored specifically for those committed to being active for life, promises a day filled with excitement, camaraderie, and lots of fun.

The Forever Young 8K, scheduled to take place on Sunday, September 8, 2024, at the iconic Richmond Olympic Oval, kicks off at 9:00 am sharp. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or just looking to enjoy a leisurely walk with friends, this event is for you.

The scenic route spans a four-kilometre loop down the picturesque north dyke trail, offering participants a breathtaking view of the surrounding landscape. As you make your way along the course, you’ll be treated to the sights and sounds of nature, making for an unforgettable experience.

But that’s not all – there are plenty of exciting incentives to participate! Prizes will be awarded for each age category, starting at 55 and increasing in increments of 5 years. Whether you’re competing for the top spot or simply aiming to beat your personal best, there’s something for everyone to strive for.

Early birds get the best deals! We’re thrilled to announce that early bird registration is now open until June 30, 2024. Don’t miss your chance to secure your spot at a discounted rate—sign up today and mark your calendars for a day of fitness and fun.
Not only will you have a blast at the Forever Young 8K, but you’ll also be supporting a great cause. Proceeds from the race go towards the Dream On Seniors Foundation, helping to make dreams a reality for seniors in need.

So what are you waiting for? Dust off those running shoes, gather your friends and get ready to make memories that will last a lifetime at the 10th Annual Forever Young 8K. Register by clicking here.

We’ll see you at the start line!