8th Annual WFPS Half Marathon, 10km, 5km

Sunday 20th October 2019

CMU (North Campus): 500 Shaftesbury Blvd, Winnipeg, Canada

Running, Distance running, Half marathon, 10K, 5K


  • Running-Half marathon - Half Marathon
  • 10K - 10km
  • 5K - 5km
  • FAMILY DISCOUNT ( 2 Adults, 3 Children Max) 5KM - Family 5km DISCOUNT


The 8th Annual WFPS RUN will be taking place on Sunday, October 20th, 2019. The annual sold out Half Marathon, 10k and the 5k will start and finish at the Canadian Mennonite University North Campus, located at the intersection of Shaftesbury Boulevard and Grant Avenue.

ALL participants will receive a technical race shirt, race bag and a finisher’s medal regardless of race distance. No one gets left out!

If you would like to make a donation or create a fundraising page please CLICK HERE

Event details and schedule

Kit Pick Up Times:

Friday, October 18– 9:00am – 7:00pm 

Saturday, October 19 – 9:00am – 5:00pm


Kit Pick Up Location:

Canadian Mennonite Univeristy (500 Shaftesbury Blvd) - Main level inside the Loewen Gymnasium

Run Happy Pre Race Shake Out Run:

10:00am on Saturday, October 19th we will be hosting another pre race shake out run! Last year's was a huge success drawing over 200 runners for a complimentary fun and friendly shake out run of 5km's and 3km's. Snacks and refreshments will be served post shakd out run.

Race Extras:

  • Free post race breakfast and refreshments
  • Free post race massage
  • Prizes and entertainment
  • Indoor Bag check
  • High quality medals for all finishers.
  • Age class awards for the Half Marathon and top 3 overall female and male finishers in the Half marathon, 10k, and 5k.
  • Chip timing on a certified course. 
  • Indoor award presentation.


Participants in the Half Marathon, 10k and 5k races can run for FREE...by supporting the Heart and Stroke Foundation and collecting donation pledges**!

Your fee can be refunded if you raise a minimum of:

Half Marathon: $250

10k: $175

5k: $150

As there are only so many spots in the event, you must first register to guarantee your entry into the race. Your registration fee will then be refunded (post-event) when your total amount raised has been confirmed. You have the option of a full refund OR donating your fee back to the Foundation for a tax receipt.

*Note: Qualifying participants will receive their rebate post- event in late December 2019. All runners must submit their fundrasiing monies to HSF by October 31, 2019 in order to qualify for this offer.

The WFPS Race Committee is excited to award prizes to participants who go above and beyond in their fundraising efforts for the Foundation!


1st Flight for two anywhere in Canadaⱡ

2nd 32GB iPad and a $200 gift card to lululemon

3rd $500 gift card to City Park Runners

ⱡPrize is in the form of a $1,000 flight gift certificate

** Charitable #: 10684 6942 RR0001:

The Heart and Stroke Foundation will issue a tax receipt to all qualifying donations over $20. 

Organised by


PO Box 46022, Westdale PO, Winnipeg

Phone: 2042946737

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