Join us for the 2st Annual BDO Run for Youth (formerly run as the Lacombe Half Marathon) on Saturday June 9, 2018.  Whether this is your 10th half marathon or first 5k, you won’t want to miss out on this fun and exciting event.

Registration Pricing

Half Marathon

Super Early Bird (till Apr 30) – $60/person
Early Bird (till May 31) – $70/person
Regular – $80/person


10k, 5k & 3k

(16 & over)

Super Early Bird (till Apr 30) – $45/person
Early Bird (till May 31) – $55/person
Regular – $65/person


10k, 5k, 3k Youth

(6 – 15 years)

Super Early Bird (till Apr 30) – $25/person
Early Bird (till May 31) – $35/person
Regular – $45/person


3k & 5k Child

(5 & under)

Regular – $10/child


Entry Fee Includes

  • Entry Fee Includes:
  • Well marked routes
  • Chip timing
  • Water stations
  • Brunch for participants (additional tickets may be purchased for $5 each)
  • Prizes for top three male & female finishers in each distance category
  • Half Marathon participants will receive a technical t-shirt and a finisher’s medal
  • 3k, 5k & 10k participants will receive a t-shirt
  • Children under 5 years old will receive a special age appropriate gift (not a t-shirt)

Additional Fees

  • Brunch Tickets: $ 5


The deadline for t-shirt orders is May 15.  If you register after that date you will receive a hat.

Refund Policy:

Race Package Pick-up

Thursday June 7, 2018
6pm to 8pm

Red Deer Running Room
Southpointe Common
169-2004 50th Ave Red Deer, AB T4R 3A2
Ph: (403) 358-5311


Friday June 8, 2018
5pm to 7pm

YU-Turn Youth Centre
5025 – 50 Street  Lacombe, AB  T4L 1X9
Ph: 403-789-CAYU(2298)

If you are unable to pick up your package in advance, please ensure you arrive at least 45 minutes before your race start time.





$150 $25 gift card of your choice
$350 iPod shuffle or $50 gift card of your choice
$700 iPod Nano or $100 gift card of your choice
$1000 iPod Touch or $150 gift card of your choice
$2000 iPad


When you register, you will be given the option to do your fundraising online.
If you do not wish to do that, just download the Run for Youth Pledge Form.


The race will start at Michener Park in Lacombe, AB, located just off Highway 12 & 63 Street.  Once in the park, please follow the signs and marshals directing you to the start line.

All routes will be on paved paths.
Click on the distance below to access the routes online. (Course maps to follow)

Start Times:

Please note that the half marathon course will be closed after 3 hours.


All distances will be using chip timing.