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Join the Toronto Veg Team in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half/Full Marathon or 5K

Run or walk the 5k, half, or full marathon to raise funds for the Toronto Vegetarian Association on October 20th! All team members are invited to a post-run dinner at Cosmic Treats at 10% off and receive a discounted rate for their race registration and the opportunity to purchase a discounted Toronto Veg Team shirt. Be one of the first 12 people to sign up and you’ll get FREE registration!   Here’s what past team members have to say about their experience on the team:   “I was thrilled with the amount of resources, support (and fun!) I received in running with the Toronto Vegetarian Team. This was my first 10k. I had a lot to learn – both in running and in successfully fundraising for a cause near and dear to my heart. But I felt well prepared with the amazing help of TVA along the way. Still learning and hope to participate again! Plant powered, for life!” – Stephanie Kittell   “This walk is an event I look forward to for months. I also enjoy fundraising and fortunately I have a loyal group of friends who do not tire of supporting the cause year after year. My family has… Read More


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Join the Toronto Vegetarian Team at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Registration is open for the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon/Half Marathon and 5k (taking place October 21st, 2018), and we’re accepting members to join our team!   You can sign up to walk or run the 5k, 1/2 marathon or full marathon to raise funds to support TVA. Everyone on the team receives a special discounted charity registration rate, and the first ten people who sign up and pledge to raise $300 or more in the half or full marathon, or $250 or more in the 5k, will get free registration! But that’s not all. We’re really excited about some new perks for team members this year including a private, exclusive virtual Q&A with Bart Yasso (Runners World’s “mayor of running”), 15% off at a post-run dinner at Suup Health Bar, and a yoga for runners workshop from Samantha Doyle. All team members will also receive a tip sheet on weight-training exercises for runners from vegan personal trainer Paul Landini, and a sample of Profi Pro’s complete, plant-based protein powder. Of course there will be great prizes for the top fundraisers on the team that include gift cards from Bloomer’s and Kupfert and Kim, shiatsu massages from Shiatsu by Ivan, and personal training sessions with Paul Landini. Our goal is to raise $14,000… Read More


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Walk or Run on the Toronto Vegetarian Team

Click here to see the Toronto Vegetarian Team’s page and sponsor a runner on the team! Are you a plant-powered runner? Or do you just love to go out for a long walk on a beautiful autumn morning? Want to spread the word that vegetarians are strong and healthy? Then join the Toronto Vegetarian Team at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, October 20th! You can sign up to walk or run the 5k, 1/2 marathon or full marathon to raise funds to support TVA. Everyone on the team receives a special discounted charity registration rate. But that’s not all! Thanks to our generous sponsors Vega, Fresh Restaurants, Marni Wasserman, VegNews Magazine, Know Thy Food, Chef Mary Hulbert, Monarch Park Stadium and Whole Foods, team members this year will get: FREE fitness talk from Marni Wasserman at her brand new Delicious Knowledge studio FREE yoga for runners class from Vega rep and FlipSwitch Studios FREE raw cooking demonstration from chef Mary Hulbert Tree-free subscription to VegNews magazine… Read More


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