On Saturday, Feb. 9, Beat the Cold for people experiencing homelessness on the coldest nights of winter.
The first-ever Beat the Cold Winter Triathlon will feature a 5 km run, 5 km bike and a 5 km skate along the river trails at The Forks. Race all three sports solo or find two friends and enter as a relay team 👟🚲⛸
Your participation will help support 1JustCity’s overnight emergency warming centre, Just a Warm Sleep.
On nights below -10 C from January through March, Just a Warm Sleep invites people experiencing homelessness into the basement of Augustine United Church to get a safe, warm sleep and toiletry kit. This program is run by volunteers but supports up to 25 people experiencing homelessness nightly.
STAY TUNED – REGISTRATION OPENS LATE-NOVEMBER.
RACE DETAILS WILL ALSO FOLLOW SOON.