The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra and Run Calgary are collaborating by colliding the wonderful worlds of music and running. Lace up in support of the CPO in a new fun event to Calgary, as seen in cities around the world. Challenge yourself to finish an 8km race, in a 4km looped course along the beautiful Bow River, before the CPO completes 50 minutes of Beethoven’s best music.
Friends and family can enjoy the free outdoor concert and donations are encouraged as Beat Beethoven is a fundraising event for CPO.
Entry fee includes:
- Custom Beat Beethoven wine glass
- Wine stopper finishers’ medal
- Complimentary sparkling wine
- Personalized race bib
- Post-race celebration and outdoor concert by the CPO
- Chip timed event
- Opportunity to help support the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Participants in this 8km run must be 18+.
$75 before May 31
$85 from June 1 to August 1
$95 from August 2 to September 10
*Please note that each participant will be charged a processing fee from Run Calgary, plus 5% GST tax in addition to the race entry fee.
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.3 in E-flat major, op.55, Eroica
MOZART: Overture to Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K.620
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.5 in C minor, op.67 (Mvt. 1)
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No.7 in A major, op.92 (Mvt. 2)
BEETHOVEN: Overture to Egmont, op.84