Are you considering taking part in the TCS Waterfront Marathon, Half Marathon or 5K this year? Want to be part of a supportive team and help raise funds for a great and worthy cause?

Over 4.6 million people in Canada are living with asthma, many facing daily challenges due to their condition. By joining Team Asthma Canada, you’ll play a crucial role in our mission to support these individuals in managing their condition and improving their quality of life through dedicated research, advocacy, and education initiatives.

Whether you choose to run, jog, or walk, we’d love for you to be part of our team. Together, we can make a profound difference in the lives of those battling asthma every day.

Josh Rheaume at the TCS Waterfront Marathon as part of Team Asthma Canada

Meet our Team Leader: Josh Rheaume

This year, Team Asthma Canada will be proudly led by the Asthma Runner, Josh Rheaume (@the.asthma.runner) who has used running to redefine his relationship with asthma and successfully completed the TCS Waterfront Marathon last year. Read Josh’s full story to learn more about his inspiring journey

What you’ll get as part of Team Asthma Canada:

  • An Asthma Canada T-shirt
  • Support from your fellow Team Canada members, including Josh Rheaume, through a dedicated WhatsApp group
  • The opportunity to meet your fellow Team Canada members before the events at our dedicated meeting spot
  • If you raise $250 on top of your registration fee, Asthma Canada will reimburse your registration fee (amount differs depending on which run you are participating in either 5K-$60, Half Marathon-$140, Marathon $175)

In return, you’ll need to:

  • Rasie a minimum fundraising target of $250
  • Post at least two social media posts mentioning Asthma Canada to raise awareness that you are participating and to raise funds

“I’m thrilled to welcome you aboard our team! I’ll be running the 5k with Team Asthma Canada alongside the entire Asthma Canada staff. If you have any questions about joining us, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me at mleigh@asthma.ca. I’m here to help and look forward to hearing from you! See you soon😊”

Megan Leigh, Director of Development