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Michael Lamont Logo  
presenting sponsor of the

98th Boxing Day 10 & 4 mile runs

YMCA 79 James Street South, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

December 26, 2018 course certification #  ON-2015-049-BDC

2017 Four Mile results 2017 Ten Mile results

Canadian Running Race Report 2017

Get Out There Magazine Race Report 2017

The Canadian Race a Week Guide again picks our event as the run to do in week 52 Race a Week

Click on the tabs at the top of the page to find additional information

Longwood Hill  

link to: Boxing Day Runs Facebook Page



Registration for the 2018 Boxing Day Runs will open at the Around the Bay Expo. You can register in person at the expo for the lowest price of the year and receive a free gift.

Each year the Hamilton Harriers donates $5,000 to YMCA strong kids campaign. This helps local children participate in programs. There is no entrant fund raising portion in these events.

race comments are welcome e-mail:James

Weather? Hamilton Weather

The Hamilton Harriers are committed to the delights of running while offering the opportunity to avoid the loneliness of the sport. We meet at the Hamilton Downtown YMCA located at 79 James Street South. While many of the Harriers are YMCA members, you need not enroll to be a Harrier. Join us for regular runs on
Wednesday evenings at 5:00 p.m.
Saturday mornings at 8:00 a.m.
The distance and pace are your choice. Don't be worried about keeping up. We have runners and walkers.

2016 finisher fleece

Polar fleece finishers blanket waiting for you at the finish line.

In 2017 we included Cotton lounge pants for all pre-registrants. They were made in Hamilton at Niko Apparel. Currently we are planning for the 2018 inclusion which will be previewed at the Around the Bay Race Expo.

Loung pants


longwood water  station



Athletics Accedication
Accreditation class AAA