Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend

March 25, 2022

Epilepsy Ottawa is proud to be an official charity in the 2022 Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend Desjardins Charity Challenge.

The Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend is home to Canada’s largest marathon and features 6 unique running events attracting over 43,000 participants, 2,500 volunteers, tens of thousands of spectators resulting in an economic impact of over $27 million annually to the National Capital Region. Race Weekend also supports the efforts of runners and donors from over 60 local and national charities who raise over $800,000 annually through the Charity Challenge.

Join Team Epilepsy

Walk with us in the 2k or 5k


Go at your own pace in the 2k, 5k, 10k, half-marathon, or full marathon.


How to support epilepsy services in our community

If you want to support Epilepsy Ottawa in this event, you can do any or all of the following:

Join Team Epilepsy Ottawa as you register for any Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend Event.*

Make a donation.

* If you follow that link, you will be instructed to sign in or register for an account. Once you do that, you’ll go through the registration process and you should see “Automatically added to Team Epilepsy Ottawa” in the Charity Challenge section of the form. If you are not automatically added, check the box for “I’d like to join an existing fundraising team ” in the Charity Challenge section, then select “Team Epilepsy Ottawa” from the drop down menu.