Are We Green?
REASONS TO BE PART OF THEGREENRACE!
We’re running a path to ZERO WASTE races in Canada and beyond! We aim to generate maximum enjoyment at our events with minimum waste by eliminating needless consumption. Our wish is for runners of all makes and takes experience maximum enjoyment on race day with minimum environmental impact!
NO METAL AWARDS!
All our medals and trophies are made from FSC sourced wood and reusable as coffee coasters (or beer coasters for that matter!) Visit www.ic.fsc.org.
NO DISPOSABLE VOUCHERS!
Find all partner discount offers and codes on the back of your race bib!
NO SAFETY PINS!
GreenRace does not use disposable safety pins! All racepacks include a reusable GreenRace running belt. Fasten your bib the the belt and you’re off! Already have a running belt? Let us know and we’ll discount your registration fee!
NO DISPOSABLE RACEPACKS!
Our racepacks are recyclable and reusable wetsacs for all your soggy post race running gear. Also makes a great sealable bag for your muddy trail runners.
NO DISPOSABLE PACKAGING!
All our racepacks include our most excellent green partner LuchoDillitos guava energy cubes wrapped in biodegradable plantain leaves! Visit www.luchodillitos.com
NO DISPOSABLE COURSE MARKINGS!
We reuse all GreenRace cloth flagging at future events.
NO DISPOSABLE CUPS!
Bring Your Own Cup! GreenRace does not provided disposable cups. Glass bottles are provided and can be recycled on the spot!
NO DISPOSABLE WATER BOTTLES!
We are partnered with Mr Green Juice to provide each participant with one recyclable glass bottled beverage. GreenJuice offers a deposit refund for all returned glass bottles. Visit www.mrgreenjuice.com.