Go for the Burn Run

Go For the Burn
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Date/Time
Date(s) - 28/04/2018
9:00 am

Location
Assiniboine Park Conservatory

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Go for the Burn Run

10k Run, 5k Run/Walk, 3k Youth Run & 3k Walk

MRA Classic Series – 10k
MRA Youth Series – 3k or 5k

Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: Assiniboine Park Conservatory
Contact  Ashley Wilson: (204)298-1379ashleyjdwilson@hotmail.com

On-line registration

Facebook: @gofortheburn   Twitter account: @Mamingwey

2018 Race Results – 10k overall10k age groups5k overall5k age groups

2017 Race Results – Overall 5kAge Group 5kOverall 10kAge Group 10k

2016 Race Results – Overall 5k resultsOverall 10k results – Video

2015 Race Results

The Mamingwey Burn Survivor Society was formed in Manitoba in 2003 and is a division of the Firefighters’ Burn Fund Inc.  We are a volunteer-run charity that provides support for burn survivors by planning and holding annual conferences for burn survivors, their families and friends, as well as Burn Unit staff and firefighters.  The journey from burn patient to burn survivor is a long and painful one.   Physical pain, long hospitalizations, disfigurement, and emotional and psychological trauma are issues that survivors experience.  Many burn survivors have to deal with a change in their appearance, which directly affects their self-esteem and body image.  Some burn survivors find it overwhelming to be seen out in public, so bringing burn survivors together allows them to provide support for one another, share their stories, and help each other heal from the psychological aspects of their unique injuries.  

The Go For the Burn Run is a fundraiser for the Society, as well as a way to encourage our community of survivors to be active, healthy, and to achieve their best physical condition.  We encourage any and all to join us; wheelchair participants are welcome and encouraged to attend!