Join Team North York Harvest at the BGR!

When: Sunday, September 24, 2023 from 8-1

Location: Ashbridges Bay Park

Who can join: Everyone is welcome! 

  • 3K walk/run open to all levels, including families with children
  • 5K run open to all levels, offering a shorter distance for runners
  • 10K timed race for those who want to challenge themselves

How can you support: Join Team North York Harvest (NYH)! 

What is your Impact: For every participant, Dempster’s will donate 20 slices of bread to our food bank.       

So what are you waiting for? Join Team North York Harvest today!

Not able to join us? Support your community by making a donation at

Thank you for making a difference in your community!

If you would like more information about how to participate in BGR, please contact us at or 416.635.7771 ext 21.


What is BGR – The Bimbo Global Race by Dempster’s is a family-friendly event that celebrates Canadians getting active together and giving back to our community. This is part of a unique global event that brings together more than 120,000 runners in 22 countries and 36 cities, taking place on the same day worldwide!

What does the registration* include?

Registration includes the race kit (t-shirt, race bib), swag bag, a post-race lunch featuring Dempster’s products, and the official 2023 Global Energy Race medal. *Registration is FREE for NYH team members.

Prizes: The first place male and female in the 10K race will receive an all expenses paid 5 days and 4 nights trip to run in the 2024 edition of the Bimbo Global Race for the winner and a companion.

Event schedule:

  • 7:00 a.m. EDT – Registration Opens
  • 8:15 a.m. EDT – 10K Race Begins
  • 9:15 a.m. EDT – 5km Run Begins
  • 9:50 a.m. EDT – BBQ Catering Opens
  • 10:15 a.m. EDT – 3K Walk/Run Begins
  • 12:00 p.m. EDT – Closing Remarks
  • 1:00 p.m. EDT – Event Ends