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Record attendance for the 4th edition of our eco-friendly zero waste Change the World Run What an incredible show of support for the environmental and zero waste movement at Équiterre’s Change the World Run this past Saturday. Having had to close registration several days early to avoid going over capacity, more than 1,200 people of all ages joined us on Mount Royal for...
Actualité - 6 May 2019 - Tag : Changing the world, Changing the world run
The weather is starting to warm up at last and sunny days are on their way. With the arrival of spring, many people are itching time to give their homes a good cleaning. Have you ever thought about replacing your chemical cleaning products with eco-friendly ones? They’re just as effective! The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) cleans the city’s metro stations...
Actualité - 30 April 2019 - Tag : Changing the world run, Organization
1,200 people have registered for the Change the World Run this Saturday. We’ve been blown away by the enthusiasm for the fourth edition of our eco-friendly zero waste run - thank you! For those of you who have not yet registered but would like to participate, why not experience our eco-friendly race as a volunteer? We need 10 more volunteers to join our dynamic team for...
Actualité - 30 April 2019 - Tag : Change the World event, Changing the world run
Come join us at the race to get the chance to run next to our ambassadors and cofounders! By participating, each one of them is demonstrating their support for the concept of a 100 % eco-friendly race with no waste. Have a look at what they have to say in the image below, or even better, come speak with them in person during the race and show them that you are also a part of...
Actualité - 15 May 2018 - Tag : Changing the world run, Responsible consumption
Embrace the spring by running for a good cause! Whether you enjoy running, care about the environment, want to take part in a springtime activity that brings people together or would like to organize a team-building activity with your coworkers—the Change the World Run is not to be missed!
Actualité - 16 April 2018 - Tag : Changing the world run, Organization
With 700 participants, including 200 children, 69 teams, more than 1,154 donations and $82,000 raised, Équiterre’s second Change the World run smashed expectations! The only 100% sustainable running event in Quebec was held on Mount Royal Saturday, May 27, a beautiful, sunny day. Intrepid runners and walkers of all ages were united in their commitment to the environment...
Actualité - 29 May 2017 - Tag : Advocacy, Changing the world run, Run, Sustainable event planning
In 2016, some 265,500 people took part in 574 running events in Quebec. The environmental footprint of these events is significant. Single use plastic water bottles, cheap promotional items such as medals, T shirts and running kits, GHG emissions from event travel and a lack of environmentally sound waste management are just some of the contributing factors. Knowing that we...
Actualité - 15 May 2017 - Tag : Changing the world, Changing the world run, Run
Come and walk or run with us on Mount Royal’s green trails and support the environment! You can do 1K, 5K or 10K, and participate as an individual or team, with friends, family, neighbours or colleagues. The second Change the World with Équiterre run—a 100% sustainable event—will be held on May 27. Our goal is to raise $50,000 so we can continue our mission...
On Sunday, July 3, hundreds of committed people took part in the first Change the World with Équiterre run on Mount Royal. This entirely environmentally responsible event took place in the glorious sunshine and participants raising funds for the environment collected $25,000. It was smiles all round at the event, which included a yoga/stretch session, scenic routes and...
Actualité - 13 July 2016 - Tag : Changing the world run, Organization
The greatly anticipated opportunity to run for the environment, Change the World with Équiterre run—is (almost) here! On July 3, several hundred of you will be gathering at the starting line on Mount Royal for the 10 km, 5 km and 1 km runs. Haven’t signed up yet? No problem. You can do it on the big day. Go to the Beaver Lake pavilion on Mount Royal (2000...
Actualité - 29 June 2016 - Tag : Changing the world, Changing the world run