The McMahon Mile
The Gimli Parade
Cute kids in viking hats.
(Vikings never had horns on their helmets. Blame Wagner and Bugs Bunny for this common misconception.
To learn about other common misconceptions please refer to the BBC show hosted by Stephen Fry; QI. Or buy this book.)
- Wagnerian Opera stereotype lady with horns on her helmet.
The McMahon Mile race is a competitive mile aimed at:
Manitoba’s top distance runners.
Male athletes should be capable of at least a 5:30 minute mile or 5:10 minute 1500m.
Female athletes should be capable of at least a 6:20 mile or 6:00 minute 1500m.
The Course: begins at corner of Centre Street and Highway #9, running east down Centre Street to 1st Avenue
and north on 1st Avenue to 4th Street North then west on 4th Street North to finish just past 3rd Avenue.
2009 Brian Walker 4:20.1
2009 Darolyn Trembath 4:44.1