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Mews Memorial 8K Road Race this weekend

Runners will be on the Mews Memorial 8K Road Race course this weekend.
Runners will be on the Mews Memorial 8K Road Race course this weekend.

Several roads in St. John's will be closed during the time period 7-9 a.m. Sunday for the Mews Memorial 8K Road Race

 The race is the tune-up event for local runners who plan to do the Tely 10, as it’s half the distance.

The route closures/lane reductions are:

Mundy Pond Road: 7:30-8:05 a.m. St. Teresa’s School to Ropewalk Lane – both directions; 8:05-8:30 a.m. Blackler Avenue to Ropewalk Lane – eastbound lane.

Campbell Avenue: westbound, west of Cashin 7:55-8:30 a.m. (access to residents of Campbell Avenue).

Pearce Avenue: 7:55-8:05 a.m.

Blackmarsh Road: westbound lane Froude Avenue to Blackler Avenue 8- 8:15 a.m.

Blackler Avenue: northbound lane Blackmarsh Road to Mundy Pond Road 8- 8:20 a.m. 

Ropewalk Lane: northbound lane Mundy Pond Road to Empire Avenue 8:10-8:30 a.m.

Empire Avenue: eastbound lane Ropewalk Lane to Kingsbridge/Circular roads 8:10-9 a.m.

Lake Avenue: eastbound lane Kingsbridge Road- Clancey Drive 8:20-9 a.m.

Clancey Drive and Lakeview Avenue: both directions 7-9:30 a.m. (access to Lakeview for residents)

The City of St. John’s says residents may be temporarily detained while race participants are passing. 

A detour will be in place and flagpersons and race marshalls will be present during the race.  

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