The first Indy Go-Kart Challenge took place in Niagara Falls, raising $3,000. In 1996, the Indy’s went National and have raised well over $1 million for the HD community. Now, as Canada's largest fundraising Go-Kart event, this volunteer-led day is dedicated to Canadian families whose lives are affected by Huntington disease.
LAP ONE: Gather your family and friends, choose a team captain and have him/her register a team of up to six people with Vern at firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-694-1779. IMPORTANT: Your Team Captain MUST REGISTER WITH VERN to get a Race Time (either 9 am or 11 am) on Sunday, September 10.
LAP TWO: Start fundraising!! Click the Register as an Individual or Join or Start a Team button below and create your online fundraising page. Share the link to your page with anyone and everyone! Download the 2022 Pledge Form to record cash and cheques received!
LAP THREE: Join us on race day and enjoy prizes and refreshments. Remember to arrive 45 minutes before your race time!
There is a Team fee of $360 for up to 6 people. Individuals will be placed in a team by registering with Vern and raising a minimum of $60.
Note: This is a child-friendly event; children must be 10 years old and 52 inches tall to drive a go-kart. We will have a number of "buddy Karts" available where a child and adult can ride together.
For more information on the Winnipeg Indy, please view our website at www.hdmanitoba.ca. You can download forms, and get more detailed answers to your questions.
The Huntington Society of Canada (HSC) strives for a better future for those affected by Huntington disease (HD). There are three main areas that HSC focuses on:
1. Funding cutting edge research into slowing or stopping the progression of HD
2. Funding Family Services workers across Canada to provide support for those affected by HD
3. Raising awareness of HD, educating the public and health services professionals, as well as advocating for the rights of those affected by HD