Cobequid Trail Run 2017

Join us Sunday, August 27, 2017

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Register today:  Cobequid Trail Run Online Registration




  With another successful year under our belt Colchester Recreation would like to thank everyone who came out on Sunday to attend the12th annual Cobequid Trail Run.

With having over 380 participants registered and so much support from our local businesses Cobequid Trail Run event was a huge success, thanks in no small part to our communities generous support. On behalf of the Cobequid Trail Run committee we acknowledge andthank you for your contribution.

This year’s event brought home 3 new run records beating out past records by merely a second or minutes. The new record holders for the Cobequid Trail Run this year are:

2016 Men’s 5K, 10K & Half Marathon

5K: Jake Wing- Breaking the record by 2 minutes and taking home 1st place in his age category

10K: Brendan Gemmell beating the old record of 35:00:00 coming in at 32:47:00

Half Marathon: Graydon Snider beats out Matthew Ho record of 1:13:38 coming in at 1:11:27


No change in records for Female 5, 10 & Half Marathon

Female 5K, 10K & Half Marathon

5K: Lavinia Carreau knocks out Jocelyn Scannell to take 1st place in the 5K

Half Marathon: Erin Maclean takes home 1st place for the Half Marathon knocking Elita Rahn out from 2011. Erin Maclean now holds the 10K and Half Marathon record for best time in her division the first time ever in the Cobequid Trail Run history.

 For complete Cobequid Trail Run race time results please scroll down to Route Maps.

5K, 10K & Half Marathon

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Whether you are new to running or trying to set a personal best, the Cobequid Trail Run has something for everyone. This out and back route on a flat and fast trail surface is a must try event! Starting and finishing near the NSCC Truro Campus on Arthur St. and heading along the trail to Old Barns where the Cobequid Bay awaits to run beside you.

The Cobequid Trail Run will begin and finish on the Cobequid Trail located behind the NSCC Sport and Wellness Centre. The route is an out and back flat course heading westerly out of Truro on the trail. *Half Marathon begins at 8:30 a.m. The 5k, 10k race starts at 9:00 a.m.* This is an Atlantic Chip Timing event, with chip start and finish. Registration, continental breakfast, and awards will take place at the NSCC Sport & Wellness Centre , 36 Arthur St. Washrooms, change rooms, and showers located are available to runners.

 Register online today

Route Maps

  pdf 5km (666 KB)

pdf 10km (771 KB)

pdf Half marathon (1.09 MB)

Cobequid Trail Run 2014

The Cobequid Trail Run

Route Maps



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