Bytown Walkers Club de marche, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is a not-for-profit organization that operates a year-round program of training that is open to all and designed for both fitness and competition. Members interested in competing may choose between community road races and judged Race Walks. The Club is involved in outreach programs to encourage fitness and participation through community initiatives and supports personal development through program training. As a member club of Athletics Ontario, Bytown Walkers seek to play a leadership role at provincial and national levels.
The Club, led by a fully certified coaching team, meets twice a week (a third time for competitive race walkers) and offers 3 levels of programming for walkers.