Distances

We have four different distances for each level of participant.

1K

MINI BOOGIE

Built for “fantastic fun for kids” the 1K mini boogie is for kids 9 and under. Show your kids that fitness is fun by signing them up for one of Kamloops premier family events.

It is recommended that adults (or escorts) accompany children in the1K mini-Boogie. There is no fee for adult escorts or parents unless a t-shirt is requested.

The 1K mini boogie Runners do NOT need a timing tag as this event is not timed.

The 1K Boogie Runners can be members of a team.

The names of all kids in the 1K Mini Boogie are printed in the newspaper( Kamloops This Week)

Start Time: 8:30 a.m.

Location: Riverside Park

Entertainment: Dozens of mascots and performers entertain the runners in the 1K- Mini Boogie and at the post-event party and in the Kids Zone. The Kids Zone is a kid’s haven with a variety of activities from face painting, balloon artistry and games. Kids are guaranteed to have a good time.

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1K

People In Motion

The CFJC-TV Boogie The Bridge is committed to serving all people and all demographics. Boogie strives to make Boogie’s  run/walk accessible to persons with disabilities and this is an important part of our commitment to ” all paces are welcome. ” We strive to honour and  respect the dignity and independence of people with disabilities and are committed to giving people with disabilities the same opportunity to run; walk or stroll Boogie .

The 1K distance provides a safe place for people to enjoy the walk/run and be a big part of the excitement.

Start Time: This event starts after the 5k and 10K runners have crossed the start line.

Location: Riverside Park

Entertainment: Dozens of mascots and performers entertain the runners in the 1K- People in Motion Boogie and at the post-event party.

5K

RUN OR WALK

A shorter distance, packed full of energy . This distance is a great way to lace up and have a blast with friends and family.

Out and Back : The 5K ( run or walk) starts at Riverside park and heads over the Overlander bridge and back to the high energy finish line. Cross the Boogie finish line and change your life. This race is all about personal achievement, empowerment and fun.

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Location: Riverside Park

Entertainment: Dozens of bands, cheering stations and fantastic themed water stations are there to entertain you on the 5K route . Watch your step as you read all the inspirational chalk messaging on the route. The Boogie route has more energy on it than any race in British Columbia. The 5K is indeed a “Party on the Run”.

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10k

RUN OR WALK

The 10K is a fantastic running distance, packed full of energy and accomplishment . This distance is a great way to accomplish your goal, lace up and have a blast with friends and family.

Out and Back: The 10K ( run or walk) starts at Riverside park and heads over the Overlander bridge and back to the high energy finish line. Cross the Boogie finish line, accomplish your 10K distance and change your life. This race is all about personal achievement, empowerment and fun with a little more challenge.

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Location: Riverside Park

Entertainment: Dozens of bands, cheering stations and fantastic themed water stations are there to entertain you on the flat, beautiful 10K route . Watch your step as you read all the inspirational chalk messaging on the route. The Boogie route has more energy on it than any race in British Columbia. The 10K is indeed a “ Party on the Run”.

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21K

HALF MARATHON RUN

The Half Marathon takes place first off the line at Boogie. The 21K offers runners a fast, flat course from Riverside park, over the Overlander Bridge and a scenic run along the Thompson River. This fast and flat out and back gives a strong sense of community; neighbourhood and a unique scenic view of Kamloops. A swell of spectators come out to cheer each year, so be sure to watch out for creative signs and lots of cheering as you cross the boogie 21K finish line!

Start Time: 8:30 AM

Location: Riverside Park

Entertainment: There are bands, cheering stations and fantastic themed water stations on the 21K route. Special signage just for the 21CLUB will be on route. The Boogie route has more energy on it than any race in British Columbia.

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Please Note:

The 5k/ 10K distances are walker, jogger and runner-friendly. Strollers are welcome in the1K/ 5k and 10K ( will line up at the back). The Half Marathon course will be open for only runners due to time constraints with traffic and road closures.

No dogs on any routes and iPods are discouraged (safety).