Jog for the Bog 2020 – Virtual Edition

We are bringing back our annual Jog for the Bog that helps raise funding and awareness to support the ongoing conservation of Burns Bog. This year, Jog for the Bog is being adapted to a virtual run. 

Enjoy an interactive outdoor experience with the help of your smartphone and discover the natural wonder right at your doorstep! All proceeds from this event go towards saving your local Burns Bog.

Registration:

Registration for Jog for the Bog 2020 Virtual Edition is now open. For $20 CAD, you get:

  • A 6-week cardio/strength training plan.
  • An exclusive Burns Bog branded goodie bag, filled with items from our sponsors and us.
  • An exclusive 2020 finisher certificate.

How to Register and Participate!

1. REGISTER! After you register, you’ll receive a runner information package (by email).

2. GET THE APP! Download the app Strava on your smartphone and make a free account. Then, click “Explore” and go to the tab “Clubs”. Find and join our club on Strava, called “Jog for the Bog”. Track your training progress on Strava, and share updates with fellow Jog for the Bog members.

3. GET YOUR COSTUME ON! Make sure to take a selfie before or after your run to email to us to be considered for the costume contest!

4. RUN YOUR RACE! You can complete your run anytime on or in between July 20 and 26 in the Delta Nature Reserve, following signs for your respective run.

5. SUBMIT YOUR RESULTS! After you finish your race, submit a screenshot of your results (time, distance, and route) and costume selfie to freya@burnsbog.org. You’ll need to do this if you want to be considered to win a prize (in addition to your runner goody bag). Also, update your fellow runners by posting your results on our club page on Strava.

6. POST A PICTURE! We want to feature you and celebrate your victory! Post your jog photos on social media and tag us (@burns_bog on Instagram) or by using the hashtag #jogforthebog2020.

7. GET YOUR GOODY BAG! Once you’ve sent us your race time and route, along with an AWESOME SELFIE, we will send you your exclusive runner goodie bag.

Please click the “EVENTS” tab on the booking portal below to sign up!

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