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Home Healthcare Network Kids' Jester Dash presented by Pastimes

Home Healthcare Network Pastimes Toy Store, Sechelt

FREE Fun Run at 12pm for kids age 7 & under!

Pre-run Crafts & Activities with Home Healthcare Network
Every child gets a toy from Pastimes, a T-shirt, and more!

Why should the grown-ups have all the fun? Bring the kids to the finish area on race day for the 6th annual Home Healthcare Network Kids' Jester Dash presented by Pastimes, a FREE children's fun run around Mission Point Park for ages 7 & under. Run starts at 12 noon; from 11am they can do crafts and warm up to music, in the Kids' Activity Tent hosted by Home Healthcare Network!

Limited to the first 50 kids to sign up. This event usually fills up before race day, so don't wait until the last minute! T-shirt size charts

See Jane Run...

Check out this video of the 2014 event by Keith Dunn:

And another great video, from the 2013 event, by Duane Burnett:

  • Location: Mission Point Park, Davis Bay. Tent will be located to the left of the half marathon finish chute; DO NOT CROSS the finish chute, please go around behind the finish line.
  • Run start time: 12:00 noon Sunday April 8, 2018
  • Activity Tent open from 11:00am to 12:30pm
  • Each entrant receives: finisher medal, age-appropriate toy from Pastimes, a T-shirt with colouring outlines to paint and personalize, souvenir item from BMO, and use of craft supplies from Home Healthcare Network!
  • Download the Jester Dash Colouring Page for your child to practice on — it's the same as the T-shirt design which they will be colouring with fabric paint markers!
  • Distance: approximately 400m
  • Course: A loop of the park plus the finish line. Starting near the half-marathon finish approach, on the path just inside the park entrance, kids will be following the groomed path around the perimeter of the park in a clockwise direction, coming back nearly to the start, then entering the main finish chute and crossing the official finish line! See the Course Photo Tour »
  • Parents are welcome to accompany their little ones!*
    *Please remove your own bib number first, if you ran the half marathon or relay

Entry is free, but you still need to sign up! First 50 entries accepted.

Confirm your child's entry here

(to Home Healthcare Network) “I would like to take this opportunity to say it was a pleasure meeting you and to thank you and your nannies for the fun filled time my daughter Tayla & son Ethan experienced at the finish of the half marathon, I will surely contact you the next time I am visiting the sunshine coast.”

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Home Healthcare Network provides Companionship, Housekeeping & Home Healthcare Services to seniors, or anyone in need of care, anywhere on the Coast, anytime of the day and night. If you are ill, injured, disabled, recovering from surgery, or simply need an extra hand, our certified care aides will ensure that you receive the best quality care. We strive to be the leader in home healthcare by providing our services with compassion and a commitment to exceed our clients' expectations. Our caregivers are certified, have a clean criminal record check & driver's abstract, First Aid & CPR certifications, and great references. Our staff is licensed, bonded, insured with Work Safe Bc, and we are proud members of the Gibsons, Sechelt and Powell River Chambers of Commerce. Our agency also provides nanny placement services. Call today for your free assessment; you and your family deserve the best! http://homehealthcarenetwork.ca/nanny-placement-services/

Kids T-Shirt Size Chart

Jester Dash T-shirt

2019 shirt shown at right; click to enlarge

Size diagram



Home Healthcare Network Kids Jester Dash