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Traffic Advisory - Sidney by the Sea Run - Sunday, September 22, 2019

Race Information 

The Sidney by the Sea Run/Walk will be taking place on Sunday, September 22, 2019 and will cause some traffic disruption between 9:30 am and 12:00 pm. The roads that the 500 participants will be running/walking on will be closed to the general public during the race, but there will be a rolling opening and closing based on the first and last participant on the course. This rolling opening and closing will minimize the disruption to the community.

The event schedule is:

  • 9:30 am - 8K early start
  • 10:00 am - 8K main start
  • 10:10 am - 5K start
  • 11:30 am - Kids Run

As illustrated on the map below, participants will be starting on the Beacon Wharf, travelling westbound down Beacon Ave, and turning right on to Fifth Street.

Road Closures

  • Beacon Ave will be closed from First Street to Fifth Street from 9:00 am to 10:30 am
  • Beacon Ave will be closed from the Beacon Wharf to Second Street from 9:00 am to 11:45 am

The entire course will be marshalled by volunteers and Professional Traffic Control personnel. Depending on where you live and where you want to go, there are designated Traffic Crossing Intersections that will assist you between 9:30 am to 11 am.

Designated Traffic Crossing Intersections

  • Crossing Fifth Street from 9:30 am to 10:30 am
    - Crossing at Sidney Ave
    - Crossing at Henry Ave
    - Crossing at Malaview Ave
  • Crossing Resthaven Drive from 9:30 am to 11 am
    - Crossing at Malaview Ave
    - Crossing at Amelia Ave
    - Crossing at Ardwell Ave
    - Crossing at Bowerbank Road

500 participants will be running and walking from the race start/finish at the Beacon Wharf. We apologize in advance for and inconvenience that this may cause. Everyone is invited to come out and cheer the participants along the race route or at the finish line! Thank you for your support for the runners and the event.

Race Contact Information

For more information, please visit www.sidneyrun.com.

Contact Information:
Cathy Noel, Race Director
Email: info@sidneyrun.com

Race Map

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Sidney by the Sea Race Map