The Bunny Hop has been a popular PEI road-running race in early spring for years. This year, the UPEI Distance Running Program has taken over the management of the race which will occur this Saturday April 3,2021 with an expectation of 200 runners. Start time begins at 8 am and will be staggered with groups of 50 runners through the morning to allow for social distancing.
There will be no road closures for the race, but motorist are asked to slow down and use caution as you approach runners. Volunteer flaggers will assist with traffic flow at intersections.
- Starting point is Dairy Queen on University Avenue. Groups of 50 runners will depart at 8:00, 9:00, 10:00 and 11:00 am.
- Runners will be traveling on Summer St – Queen St – Kirkwood Dr – North River Rd. – Capital Dr – Maypoint Rd – Beach Grove Rd (see map below)