Find out about health events in Manitoba
Health and Fitness Events
June 4–8:5th World Conference on Breast Cancer
Winnipeg: Featuring the theme “It’s a Small World After All,” this conference offers the opportunity to explore the dynamics of the heart, soul and science in finding a cure for breast cancer.
June 15:30th Annual Manitoba Marathon
Winnipeg: Come out and run for Lace It Up — in support of Manitobans who live with an intellectual disability. Please note that this event is a Boston Marathon Qualifier.
July 26: 2nd Annual Beaches Half Marathon
Hillside Beach: Also featuring a 2-person relay, 10K run and 3K pet walk.
Sept 5–7: The Manitoba Dragon Boat Festival
Forks National Historic Site: Presented by the Canadian Cancer Society, the festival helps raise funds for a cure.
Sept 14: Treherne Marathon “Run For The Hills”
Treherne: Also featuring a half-marathon and 10K run and fun walk.
Motivational and Well-Being Events
Aug 25: Conflict Management Skills for Women
Winnipeg: Learn how to handle conflict with poise and avoid allowing potentially confrontational situations to damage your relationships.
Other Charity / Fundraising Events
June 22:The 8th Annual Cruisin’ Manitoba for MS
Winnipeg: Drive from Murray Chevrolet Hummer in Winnipeg through the Interlake to help find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.
Oct 4: Make Cancer History Gala Ball
Winnipeg: Themed “The French Riviera,” the 2008 gala is presented by the Canadian Cancer Society Manitoba Division. Proceeds to find a cure.