Run to quit

Contest Rules & Prizes

Thank you for registering for Run to Quit. Winners will be chosen on August 9th. Spring registration is now closed and our next session will be announced in June. Sign-up for our newsletter below and be the first to know about new contests, training programs and more!

The best prize of all is better health BUT when you register for Run to Quit we are giving you an extra incentive to butt out and get active with a chance to win a 2017 Honda Civic Coup LX and cash prizes totalling up to $16,000!

How can you participate?

It is important you are ready to quit smoking and get active and that’s why Run to Quit will be hosted several times throughout the year. We encourage you to join the session that works best for you. Here are the three sessions:

  • Fall Run to Quit Session
  • Winter Run to Quit Session
  • Spring Run to Quit Session

Quit smoking for 5 weeks and you can win a $1000! Go the extra step, stay smoke-free and complete a 5 km walk/run event and you will be eligible to win a 2017 Honda Civic Coup LX or 1 of 13 cash prizes totalling $16,000!

Below are the dates you need to follow to be eligible for each session:

Fall Session

Step 1:
Register for Run to Quit

by October 10, 2016

Step 2:
Quit Smoking

by November 11, 2016
for 5 weeks

Winter Session

Step 1:
Register for Run to Quit

by January 23, 2017

Step 2:
Quit Smoking

by February 28, 2017
for 5 weeks

Spring Session

Step 1:
Register for Run to Quit

by May 5, 2017

Step 2:
Quit Smoking

by June 9, 2017
for 5 weeks

You are eligible to Win $1000!
Go the Extra Step & Win Big!

Step 3:
Stay Smoke Free

Step 4:
Walk or Run in a 5 km event

by July 31, 2017

You are eligible to Win a
2017 Honda coupe LX or 1 of 13 cash prizes totalling $16,000!

If you have a setback, that’s okay and we understand. Just get back on track, try again and quit no later than June 26, 2017 and you will still be eligible for the grand prizes.

We encourage you to register for a training program and get extra support from the National Quit Smoking Line.

  • When will winners be selected?

    Fall Session $1000 winner will be selected on December 16, 2016

    Winter Session $1000 winner will be selected on April 3, 2017

    Spring Session $1000 winner will be selected August 9, 2017

    Grand Prize winners will be selected August 9, 2017

  • 2017 Prize Breakdown

    We will be giving away one $1000 prize per session for participants who quit smoking for 5 consecutive weeks.

      Go the extra step, stay smoke-free and complete a 5 km walk/run event before July 31, 2017 and you will be eligible to win a 2017 Honda Coupe LX or 1 of 13 cash prizes totalling $16,000! Here is the prize breakdown:
    • one 2017 Honda Coupe LX
    • three $2000 cash prizes
    • one $1000 prize per province
  • Am I eligible to win a prize?

    • You are eligible for the contest if you are a current smoker or commercial tobacco user, or someone who quit within the last three months
    • Have smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your life
    • Are a resident of Canada
    • And are the age of majority in the province where you applied or older at the time of registration


    Note: Contestants are permitted to use nicotine replacement therapies (e.g. patch, gum, inhaler or lozenges) during the contest period. For more details, see Full

    Terms and Conditions

What are you waiting for?

It’s time to take control of your health and win some prizes!

Register Now