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Grab your running shoes for the SJASD's Lakewood's Virtual Community Run

June 09, 2020

Each year Lakewood Elementary School hosts a community run along with Crestview School and Buchanan School.

This year Lakewood is extending an invitation to all students and families in the St James-Assiniboia School Division to join in a virtual community run. The traditional Lakewood Elementary School run is a 2.5 km loop that you can choose to complete once, twice or three times. 


​This year students and families can run any distance they choose, anywhere they choose, and complete their run between Saturday, June 13 and Thursday, June 18. 

IMG_9770.JPGAfter you run is complete, please submit a picture with signage indicating:

1. Your school
2. Distance ran
3. Name(s) of runner(s)
4. Time (optional)

​​Photos received will be compiled in a video and posted to YouTube on Friday, June 19. 

Note: consent form must be submitted prior to your run (please print, complete, scan then send it to


When running, remember:
1. Stay on the sidewalk if possible.
2. When run/walking on roads, always go against traffic.
3. Always yield to vehicles at intersections. Don't assume that cars will stop for you.
4. Obey all traffic rules and signals.
​5. It's always best to run with a friend or family. 

We wish all families a safe and enjoyable race day.


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