Initially named the Nobel Road Race this event is organized by staff members from Near North District School Board and takes place yearly in the spring. The race is approximately 3 km and the majority of the race is run along Hammel Avenue in Nobel. The race begins at McDougall township office and finishes at Nobel School and is run by students between grades 3 and 8. Students run many kilometers in preparation for this annual race. The race is organized and run by volunteers from NNDSB including NNDSB staff members and students from Parry Sound High School. It is supported by volunteers from the local EMS and OPP.