2K, 5K, 10K, Half-Marathon

April 27, 2024


Welcome to the 2024 Merrickville Heritage Classic 

9th Annual Road Race 

The annual Merrickville Heritage Classic is an annual favourite with cool medals designed and manufactured right here in Merrickville by Alloy Foundry Company Ltd (the Village Metalsmiths).
The vibe is a friendly, fun atmosphere in our beautiful village located on the UNESCO World Heritage Rideau Canal.  It’s the perfect opportunity to catch up with old running friends and make new ones!
Date:  Saturday, April 27, 2024
Location:  Merrickville Community Centre, 106 Read Street, Merrickville, Ontario 
Start Time:  8:00 am  
Race kit pick-up:  Friday, April 26, 2024 4:30 – 7:30 pm;  Saturday 6:30 – 7:30 am  
Early Bird Pricing: Register now and save on early bird pricing by February 29, 2024.   


Please note:  

Half-Marathon is virtual only.  
Virtual Runs: Can’t make the live event?  Register for the virtual 2K, 5K, 10K, Half Marathon
Run Time Limit (for the in-person 2K/5K/10K): The course time limit for all routes is 3 hours from the start at 8:00 am. Due to traffic control and safety, participants will need to move off the travelled portion of the road by 11:00 am and obey all traffic rules.
Updated Course Maps: New and improved routes for all three courses have been implemented for 2024.
Refunds: We all know life gets busy and plans change.  Unfortunately, there are no refunds, but the good news is you can transfer your registration to another person and event (2K, 5K, 10K)  
Keep in the know with Run Merrickville’s Facebook page and our website for updates.  Feel free to email us anytime at


2024 Trivia Night

2024 Trivia Night

Mark your calendars! The Merrickville Heritage Classic's major fundraiser, Trivia Night, is set for Saturday, January 27th at the Merrickville Community Centre. As in previous years there are 10 Categories, 10 questions per category, 6 to10 people per team at a cost...

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Merrickville Public School Donation

Merrickville Public School Donation

Run Merrickville is proud to be able to donate $1000 to Merrickville Public School towards their week long JungleSport program.  Students were able to swing, crawl and climb using balance, flexibility and strength.  Way to go students of MPS!

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