2017 Walk for Muscular Dystrophy - 2017 Walk for Muscular Dystrophy

Red Deer Walk for Muscular Dystrophy


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Red Deer Walk for Muscular Dystrophy
  Date:Saturday, June 3, 2017
  Location:McKenzie Trails Recreation Area
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  Time:Registration at 12:00 pm, Walk begins at 1:00 pm
  
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Meet our Red Deer Walk for Muscular Dystrophy Ambassador: Kimberley!
Kimberley & Garrett Langille
Kimberley Reinhart

How and why did you first get involved in the Walk for Muscular Dystrophy?

I became involved when my nephew was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

What was the age of diagnosis of you / your family member?

Five years old.





How do you feel the Walk event will benefit your family and community?

The walk promotes awareness and brings together those affected to help support each other.

What is the most important thing you would want people to know about the walk?

The more people we can encourage to participate the more awareness we can create. 

What is your favourite way to raise awareness and to fundraise?

By hosting the Muscles in Motion event.

What do you look forward to at the walk each year?

Seeing families come together and support each other.

If you could tell people one good thing about the walk, what would it be?

It creates an atmosphere of support and it is an opportunity to learn about others that are affected.

What tips would you give a first-time participant?

Talk to those around you, and share your stories.

Please answer this question: "I am walking for..."

Garrett Langille