Starts and finishes on the new track at the University of Guelph and goes through country side like this. A unique opportunity to run on Canada's fastest track.
Run the quiet rural roads of the Eramosa River valley.
But not this year.
Cancelled for 2015
Billy Taylor 15k and 5k
from the heart of the University to the beautiful country roads of the Eramosa River valley, including Cook's Mill Rd, home to Canada'a fastest runners. Expect rolling hills and beautiful scenery.
The perfect tune up race for your spring marathon. 15k is the ideal race distance, run at your lactate threshold pace.
A class race. Professional chip timing, accurate measured course on closed roads, great post race food, elite runners and cash awards.
Google Nexus Tablet as a draw prize. You must be present at awards to win.
5k $25 15k $35
Last year at these great prices.
Good Life Fitness passes to all runners.
The Billy Taylor is one of Guelph's most established and popular races. Both races begin and finish on the track at the University of Guelph. The 5k is flat and fast, with a 11 corners and a turnaround. The course of the 15k is downhill for the first 10k and then climbs up a long hill to the 12k mark. Come join us on April 27th at 10am
We have put up a Google Map with the course, parking, registration and most important, washroom location.
Locally known as the "P", this combination of roads are quiet, softer surfaced, with a scattering of hills, and are the epicentre of Speed River's road training. Expect narrow farm roads, cedar lined in places, old barns, a small bridge over the Eramosa river.