Canada Day – Kids Splash & Dash

Niagara’s KIDS focused Swim & Run Event


Start your Canaday Day celebration in Lakeside Park in beautiful Port Dalhousie.

The City of St. Catharines Canada Day events will be hosted in Lakeside Park in 2015.  The Lion’s Club Midway starts at 11:00 on Canada Day, with events throughout the day and fireworks in the evening. Details Here.


KIDS Splash & Dash

Each age group will have a separate mass start, swimming in the shallow, sandy bottom, waters of Lakeside Park.  After exiting the water, athletes will run along the waterfront to the pier and yacht club, finishing by the history carosel.




Fee includes race t-shirt, post-race snacks, and tickets for the carosel.


Race Distnaces and Start Times

09:00 – Ages 3-5

50m swim, 500m run


09:30 – Ages 6-10

100m swim, 1km run


10:00 – Ages 11-15

200m swim, 2km run





  • Parents with kids 5 and under may swim/run/accompany their kids on the course,
  • Kids have been swimming at the beach all week so the water temperature is not super cold.  We will update the actual water temperate on June 28, 29, and 30 with accurate temperaturs,
  • The swim course will be set where it will be easy to find the bottom in case a child needs to stand,
  • The water bottom is weed free and is all sand!
  • Registration opens at 07:30 on Wednesday morning.  However, if you’ve registered online or in store ahead of time you may show up just 30-45min before your start,
  • Please call Trysport Niagara at 905.934.2879, or email wolf(at) with any questions,


Contact Us

Aktiv Life Inc.


Retail Store and Office

15 Lock Street, #101

St. Catharines (Port Dalhousie),

ON, L2N 5B6

Wolf: 905.931.3472

Barb: 905.931.0984

Store Hours


Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 12:00 – 18:00

Wednesday: 12:00 – 18:00

Thursday: 12:00 – 18:00

Friday: 12:00 – 18:00

Saturday: 10:00 – 17:00

Sunday: Closed

* Extended hours available by appointment – just email us.  We can be available to help meet your needs.

Any Questions?

Contact us directly:

(Wolf) 905.931.3472

(Barb) 905.931.0984


What’s New?


November 15th

on the Bruce Trail by Brock University

Distance options: 3km, 6km, 12km, 18km, 24km


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