1. Around the Bay Road Race
Did you know that Hamilton, Ontario is home to North America’s oldest road race? Beating the famous Boston Marathon by three years, the Around the Bay Road Race was first held in 1894. This year’s event sets off from the starting line on Sunday, March 30, 2014. Choose from the 30k or 5k races, and test your stamina while you journey around Hamilton’s harbour.
(photo courtesy Bay Race Archives)