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Clara’s Big Ride Arrives in Winnipeg


Telpay is pleased to sponsor Clara Hughes, 6-time Olympic Medalist and native Winnipegger, who will be making a pit stop on June 14th in her hometown during Clara’s Big Ride across Canada, as the spokesperson for Bell Let’s Talk.

Telpay is extremely proud to celebrate Clara’s arrival by sponsoring the VIP Room and T-shirts for Manitoba’s Big Social at the Manitoba Museum on Saturday, June 14 from 7:00 pm – 12:00 am. This will be a fun filled and family friendly event for a great cause, with all proceeds going to the Canadian Mental Health Association-Winnipeg Region. Clara will be giving a keynote address at 8:00. Following this there will be two rooms of live entertainment for guests to party the night away, along with a spectacular silent auction and food. The Dancehall Room will provide DJs and an interactive dance space and the Cabaret Room will feature local talent all night.

Telpay’s house band Telpay and the Direct Deposits will be opening the Cabaret show around 8:45 pm and they will be followed by live performances from Bod & Blaze, Quinton Blair and The Lemons. Tickets are $10.  To purchase contact Lisa Shaw, Communications and PR, Telpay at

About Clara’s Ride:
Clara’s Big Ride is working to raise awareness on mental health issues in 95 communities all over the country. The tour will focus on youth education and stigma elimination. The goal of the tour is to raise awareness and all funds raised at community events for Clara’s Big Ride will go to local mental health organizations. In her epic ride, Clara will cycle in total of 12,000 km in 110 days and finish in Ottawa on July 1. Way to go Clara, you are a role model as an Olympian, Canadian and Mental Health Advocate.