Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend

May 27, 2017 - May 28, 2017

All Day

Charity Challenge 2017


Run with a purpose at this year’s Ottawa Race Weekend and fundraise to save Ottawa’s animals. Because of your support we can provide a safe haven for animals with nowhere else to turn, helping to rescue, reunite and rehome them.

Register today to run with Team OHS in one of the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend events (5K, 10K, 1/2 Marathon or Full Marathon) and you’ll receive a Team OHS Race Kit including OHS lanyard, custom OHS runner’s bib and a keepsake fridge magnet picture frame!

PLUS fundraise for the OHS and WIN. The top OHS fundraiser will win a Fitbit Blaze Fitness Watch – valued at $250.00!

How to register for Team OHS:

  1. CHOOSE TEAM OHS AS YOUR CHARITY.Visit http://www.runottawa.ca/races-and-events/tamarack-ottawa-race-weekend/weekend-information/scotiabank-charity-challenge/2017-participating-charities and select the Ottawa Humane Society from the list of participating charities.
  2. REGISTER ONLINE FOR THE EVENT YOU WILL BE PARTICIPATING IN.Register for your event.Be sure to fill out the Scotiabank Charity Challenge section within your race registration. A dropdown menu like the one in the image below will provide you a list of all our participating charities.
TORW Webpage Registration screenshot

You will receive an email confirming your race registration from HTG Sports and a link to your personal fundraising page.

Register Now!


Once you have successfully registered, you will receive a confirmation screen requesting you to click submit. This will allow HTG Sports to transfer your information over to Frontstream (our fundraising platform). Upon submitting this information, you will be transferred to your online “fundraising hub.” Here you can personalize your fundraising page with a messages and photos. Your page/link can then be shared with friends, family and colleagues as you begin your fundraising efforts.

You can also use the Scotiabank Charity Challenge mobile app to use the power of online fundraising through your phone or tablet. With the convenient and secure fundraising platform, you can:

  • Instantly process secure credit card donations
  • Send emails to friends, family and other contacts
  • Connect to Facebook and share fundraising updates
  • Share links and messages on Twitter using the hashtag #RunScotia
  • View and post messages on message boards
  • Track donations with a fundraising thermometer