Brauwerk Hoffman Trail Race raises more than $1,000 for Manoir St. Joseph
Article published on 30 August 2022
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The results are in for this past weekend’s trail race at Brauwerk Hoffman brewery in Campbell’s Bay. According to one of the race organizers, Dani Boivin, a total of 44 people took part in the 5 and 10 km races, as well as a sizable gaggle of children who had their own popsicle races as well.

The event was a fundraiser for the Friends of St. Joseph’s Manor, a local seniors home that sits just a stone’s throw from the brewery. Boivin said that they raised just over $1,000 from entry fees, but there was also a donation box present at the event and the organizers have yet to add up the additional funds.

The winners of the races were as follows:
Mikayla Kennedy (Women’s 5k) - 25:58 minutes
Aiden Kennedy (Men’s 5k) - 26 minutes
Mary Thompson (Women’s 10k) - 48:44 minutes
Reme Laprade (Men’s 10k) - 42:55 minutes

For more photos and videos of the event, you can visit their social media page.

The full interview with Boivin (5m5) is available here.

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