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Duck and Run 2024

Ducks Unlimited Canada’s national fundraising race for wetland conservation.

About the Run

Join our annual fundraiser, Duck and Run, June 22-23, as we sprint to preserve Canada’s precious wetlands. Whether you choose our 10K Steps Virtual Race or our lively in-person 5K and 1K Fun Runs, your involvement directly supports our wetland conservation efforts.

Register now for the virtual challenge and stay tuned for updates on in-person events and volunteer opportunities. Let’s race for cleaner water, thriving wildlife, and a resilient future!

550 Species rely on wetlands

97 Species are at risk

34K Raised in 2023

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These incredible ecosystems need our help. Many have already been lost and more are destroyed every day. Lace up for Duck and Run and join us in safeguarding these vital spaces. Every step counts!

Join a Run

Run, walk, roll or waddle – there are options for everyone!

10K Steps

Virtual Race

As a team or individual, tackle our 10,000 step challenge before June 23rd by strolling through the park or strutting down the street. Every step counts towards raising awareness for habitat conservation!

Register Now

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1K & 5K Fun Runs

In-Person Fun Runs

Our incredible volunteer network will once again be hosting community in-person events featuring a 5K race and a 1K fun run.
Registration now open!

Register Now

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Volunteer with Duck and Run

Are you passionate about protecting the natural world? Join Duck and Run as a volunteer and bring the event to your workplace or community. Let’s create unforgettable memories while making a difference for nature and wildlife!

Duck and Run is proudly sponsored by title sponsor Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Canada

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Host a Run

Whether you’re looking to bring together your community or workplace, let us help you host a Duck and Run to help raise awareness about wetland loss in Canada.

Simply identify a trail, park, or route, and we’ll provide the necessary resources for a successful event that supports conservation efforts. We have creative assets to help spread the word, share with friends and assist you in fundraising efforts.

Apply to Host

Duck and Run Resources

Spread the word about Duck and Run with images and documents designed specifically for participants and race directors to use in social media, email and more.