Buddy Walk 2023 5K


The National Down Syndrome Society of America introduced the Buddy Walk® in 1995 to celebrate Down Syndrome Awareness Month in October and to promote the acceptance and inclusion of people with Down Syndrome. Since its inception, the Buddy Walk® has become the foremost global advocacy event for Down Syndrome. It has also emerged as the most widely acknowledged public awareness initiative for the global Down Syndrome community.

Join the Down Syndrome Family Network (DSFN) of Trinidad and Tobago for its 11th Annual Buddy Walk on Sunday, October 22nd, commencing at 7:00am

Date: Sunday 22nd October, 2023

Time: 7:00 AM

Early Bird Price: TT$100.00 (Until 30th Sep)
Normal Price: TT$120.00 (Until 15th Oct)

Venue: Nelson Mandela Park (Opposite the Oval)

GPS Pin: https://goo.gl/maps/TasEvfX7e51noViz9

Zoomable Route: https://www.strava.com/routes/3126308416392408508

If you’d prefer to do the shorter, 1K distance you can find it here: https://bafasports.com/BW1K23

Show your love for the DSFN with a commemorative Tshirt! Very limited stock available, order today.

Self advocates are free to register. Email races@bafasports.com for a promo code.


Where to run/walk?

5k – Starts in front of the Digicel Play Park at Nelson Mandela Park, head up Elizabeth Street, then take a right through Wild Flower Park, make one lap around the Savannah, turn into Flood Street and end at QRC.
1K – Starts in front the Digicel Play Park, walk around Nelson Mandela Park and end at QRC.

What distance to run/walk?

You must complete a distance of 5K (3.1 mi) or 1K (0.63 mi).

How do I collect my medal?

Medals available for collection immediately after the run.

How do I track my run?

When you sign up, we will provide you with an easy to install app that will track the distance with your smartphone.

Team Registration

Registering a crew, school or large team/family? No problem! Email their full name, sex, date of birth, email address and contact number to races@bafasports.com and we will send you a direct payment link. QUICK & EASY!

No Credit Card? No problem

Pay via the online bank transfer option (included below) or visit a WiPay Partner to purchase a TopUp Voucher with cash.

Event hashtags for use when sharing photos on social media: #buddywalk2023 #buddywalk #bafasports

In stock

Categories: ,

Billing details

Your order

Cart Subtotal US$0.00
Order Total US$0.00
  • Make your payment via online bank transfer within 48 hours to secure your registration. (Use exchange rate of 6.8 for TTD conversion, you will be presented with banking instructions after your order is placed).

Participant(s) Information