There is always something happening at the CTA. Visit our Upcoming Events page to find out what’s going on, and our Information Pages for the latest updates on the Canadian Transplant Games and World Transplant Games. And be sure to contact us to find out how you can get involved!
Saturday April 25, 2015
4th Annual Transplant Trot - Waterloo 2015
If you’re on social media use the hashtag #waterlootrot
Registration Opens: 8:00 a.m.
Race Start: 10:00 a.m.
Registration: Early Bird (by Feb. 1): $30 After Feb. 1: $35
The Team Challenge! -Put together a team of 4 and the top two teams with the best total time will win great prizes!
Participants who wish to fundraise for this event can either do so via the The Running Room website or download a Transplant Trot Pledge Form and bring their donations with them on event day to the registration booth.
Race Bib Pickup:
Friday, April 24th, 2015 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
The Running Room Store, King and Erb Streets, Waterloo
** Race Kits / Swag Bag can be picked up post Race at the Pavilion.
Carol Dubeau caroldubeau(at)transplanttrot.ca
Joanna Mitchell joannamitchell(at)transplanttrot.ca
Where: Waterloo Park, Waterloo, Ontario
Cost: $30 EARLY BIRD RATE
Saturday May 2, 2015
5th Annual Transplant Trot - London 2015 in memory of Leslie Petter
You are invited to join transplant recipients, donors and donor families, friends, families and supporters, as we celebrate the success of organ and tissue donation in one of London’s largest awareness events! The Transplant Trot is a CTA signature event held in various cities across the country.
Funds from the London 5k run/walk will support the Leslie Petter Memorial Award and the CTA. Leslie, an amazing friend, teacher, mentor, athlete and bone marrow transplant recipient, was instrumental in organizing the first Transplant Trot in London.
REGISTRATION FEE: Early-bird fee $25 until March 31st (Late fee: $30)
Fee includes 5k run/walk, t-shirt, and a BBQ lunch!
Children 10 and under, accompanied by an adult, are free.
REGISTRATION and DONATIONS
1. Online: https://www.events.runningroom.com/site/?raceId=11622 OR
Complete an entry form available at the London Running Room,
620 Richmond Street, London, ON N6A 5J9 and include cash, or cheque payable to: ‘Canadian Transplant Association’.
RACE KIT PICK-UP and IN STORE REGISTRATION
London Running Room • Friday May 1, 2015 • 4:00 - 7:00 pm • cash or cheque only.
LATE REGISTRATION AND RACE KIT PICK UP
Gibbons Park • London Ontario • Saturday May 2, 2015 • 10 am - 10:30 am
10:00 – 10:30 am…Late registration and race kit pick up
10:30 am.................Group Photo
10:40 am.................5K run/walk start
11:45 – 1:30 pm.....BBQ and PICNIC
For those not registered as runners or walkers, a donation at the BBQ is welcomed. Bring lawn chairs and any special dietary needs.
LOCATION & PARKING GIBBONS PARK • London • ON
Parking: West on Grosvenor off Richmond Street OR west on Victoria off Richmond Street and follow the Gibbon Park signs. Follow the green/white balloons and meet at the Pavilion. (Map of the course will be available soon)
AWARDS, PRIZES, BIG DRAW
MEDALS and PRIZES will be awarded to the first 3 female and male finishers, in the run and the walk, at the finish line.
List of draw results and prizes will be posted during the walk/run.
BIG DRAW: Will take place at the end of the walk/run – need to be there to win!
Please join us as Master of Ceremonies, Nick Paparella - CTV News, welcomes family and friends, along with special guests, to celebrate the gift of life at the 5th annual Transplant Trot in London.
Anyone wishing to support this event, with a donation or gift-in-kind, is invited to contact one of the race directors below. Thank you!
Where: Gibbons Park, London, Ontario
Saturday May 30, 2015
Grey Bruce Transplant Trot
EVENT FEE FOR 5 KM WALK/RUN/Wheelie
$30.00 includes a free “Transplant Trot” T-Shirt and goodie bag!
All entries are non-refundable and non-transferable
Kelso Beach Park, Entrance at lights on Eddie Sargent Parkway and 18th St. West
AWARDS AND PRIZES
Awards will be presented to the top 2 finishers in each category. Each registrant will receive a ‘goodie bag’.
There will be an Early Bird prize for those who register by May 1, 2015. There will be prize draws for participants. All prizes will be drawn during the race.
We recommend you register online at:
OR register by picking up and completing an entry form. (destinations for entry forms and pledge sheets will be posted soon)
**To ensure shirt size register by May 1, 2015.
Sponsors may donate on-line at the same site by going to
“Giving” or if you wish, you can call the directors below.
Participants who wish to fund-raise for this event can either do so via the Running Room or download a Transplant Trot Pledge Form and bring their donations with them on event day to the registration booth.
RACE BIB PICK-UP
Early Race Bib pick up will be announced soon
Kelso Beach Park, Owen Sound, Ontario – Saturday, May 30, 2015 • 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
To volunteer, or to support this event visit the Running Room website http://www.events.runningroom.com/site/?raceId=10712
Catherine Hansler 519-794-3545 or 519-376-0932
Ken Heathers 519-832-2289
Heather Hillyer 519-577-8909
Where: Kelso Beach Park, Owen Sound, Ontario, Owen Sound, Ontario
Monday August 8, 2016 - 08:00 am - Sunday August 14, 2016 - 04:00 pm
Canadian Transplant Games 2016
Toronto has been accepted as the next location for hosting the National Games in 2016.
The date set is August the 8th through to the 13th 2016.
More details will be provided as they become available.
Please contact Provincial Director - Ontario Sandra Holdsworth if you wish to volunteer or attend these games.
Where: Toronto, Ontario
Contact: Sandra Holdsworth705 687 4424