Strong Kids Run


The 41st Annual YMCA Strong Kids Run will take place on Sunday, May 31, 2020

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Please pre-register. Register  online, in person at the YMCA or by calling 204-727-5456. 
*For any registration questions please contact Steven at or 204-727-5456. 


2020 Event Sponsors

Major sponsors of the event: 

  • Apex Facility Services
  • MNP
  • Canada Run Club

Start Time

8:00 am for all distances except the 1 km Fun Run/Walk which begins at 10:30 am.  

Parking available in the YMCA lot, McDiarmid building lot, Rolling Spokes, and street parking. Please NO PARKING on the RACE ROUTE. 

Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed for this year’s event. We are looking for people to help with:

  • Event Set Up
  • Water Stations
  • Route Marshalling
  • Traffic Control

Please contact Steven at the YMCA if you are able to help out., or 204-727-5456, ext 116


Pledges are now done online which makes the Pledging Process a lot easier and more secure. Gone are the days of knocking on doors and collecting money. It is now done with the simple click of a button. Please be aware that all money raised will go towards our Strong Kids Campaign.

All participants who raise $50.00 or more will be entered into our Pledge Draw for the opportunity to win some great prizes.

Please go to the below website to set up your page and begin the process:

  2. click on become a fundraiser
  3. click on start a fundraising page

From here you will:

  1. Click “Create New Account”
  2. Select YMCA OF Brandon AND click next
  3. Click the box “I accept the Terms of Use” and click next
  4. From here you can create an individual account or a team account, please click the option you would like to do. You can also join a team on this page.
  5. If you are setting up the account you will then enter all your personal information, a username and password and click on next
  6. Once you have completed this you will be able to add additional information and set your individual or team goal.
  7. Click next and you are now registered.

From here you will receive an email from the YMCA thanking you for joining our Strong Kids Campaign. You can access your own Storyteller dashboard once registered. In this area, you can customize your page with photos and your story of why you support the YMCA. You can also email friends a link to your page and send thanks to those who have donated to you. You will also be able to share your page with friends and family using the link received in the email.

If you have further questions or comments regarding the use of our site, please contact our staff ( We will be glad to assist you.

Strong Kids Run Race Results

For race results please visit and click on the link

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