Walk to Cure Diabetes in Kamloops on June 9

The annual Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes will be held this Sunday at the BC Wildlife Park in east Kamloops.

The walk is held each year to raise funds for type 1 diabetes research, with this year’s national goal being $5 million.

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More than 35,000 people are expected to participate in the event in walks across Canada.

The walk will start at 10 a.m., with registration taking place beforehand.

This year marks the 26th anniversary of the walk, with the national spokesman being Montreal Canadien Max Domi, who was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 12 years old.

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