Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend is going virtual again in 2021!

The Scotiabank Charity Challenge is back virtually once again for 2021. Help support the groundbreaking research being done at the Heart Institute by participating in Team Heart.

Be part of Team Heart and run for research! Raise more than just your heartbeat and contribute to cardiac innovation one step at a time.

Don’t forget to choose the “University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation – Team Heart” as your charity of choice when you are checking out.

BONUS: When you fundraise more than $25, you will receive your very own Team Heart buff!

Also included in your Ottawa Race Weekend 2021 registration:

  • A stunning 2021 medal representing Canada’s capital
  • A free training plan with Runcoach
  • A personalized race bib
  • 15% discount on exclusive Run Ottawa training gear
  • Your personal cheering squad with Motigo App
  • A results platform that includes separate running and walking categories, a photo gallery and a digital medal
  • Multiple chances to win special prizes from Run Ottawa’s partners


You have between May 1-31 to complete your race! #istarthere #runottawa2021
If you cannot participate and would like to donate to Team Heart please do by clicking the link below.