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An Open Letter to Gina Tranquada

Dear Gina, Just a quick note to congratulate you on your third place finish at the 2019 Winnipeg Police Half Marathon. You are an inspiration to our community and you make us so proud! One hour, thirty-one minutes, and one

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$7077.00

We’re not flush, but we aren’t cheap either.  Last year Ted’s Run for Literacy donated $7077 to two very deserving organizations that align directly with our Mission Statement.  We donated $4000 to our long term charity partner, Can U and

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Mark your calendars!

Our race committee is gearing up for our 9th annual Ted’s Run for Literacy on September 29, 2019. We are pleased to announce that we now have a school outreach coordinator, Ryan Warkentin. Ryan’s sole job is to expand on

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Sellout!

Our 5 km event has sold out, twice!  We chipped 70 bibs for the 5 km event and sold out on Thursday morning.  We located another 38 bibs and sold these out in a couple of hours.  We have capped

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2018 Medal Reveal

Handmade and one of a kind, these incredible medals were made by Natalie Ferguson, outreach coordinator at Art City. Exclusive to Ted’s Run for Literacy 2018. Register to get yours: https://www.events.runningroom.com/site/15057/teds-run-for-literacy-2018/

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Top 10 reasons to be a Ted’s Run for Literacy Runner/Volunteer

10)That warm feeling it brings in your heart in supporting CanU! 9)Awesome swag! 8)Be a part of a team with a “specific set of skills.” 7) Be a part of the only race that connects two beautiful city parks! 6)

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Important PSA Coming…

Ted’s Run for Literacy is proud to bring you an important PSA this week. Stay tuned!

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Our 5 km Course is now Certified!

Ted’s Run for Literacy is pleased to announce that our 5 km course is now certified and sanctioned by Manitoba Runners’ Association.  We certified the 10 km course years ago, but now, with the resurgence in popularity of the 5

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Mark your calendars…

The 7th annual Ted’s Run for Literacy (or as the hip say, TRL) is Sunday, September 24, same Bat Place, same Bat Time. Remember, we’re the sleep-in race. We start at 10:00 AM while those other races start at the

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Important!

Registration closes at 11:59 PM on Thursday, September 22, 2016. Registration on Race Day is available for the 2 km event only. No Race Day registration for 5 or 1o km event. We have a limited number of chipped bibs.

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