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Canary derby raises money for cancer research

Race day Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard adjusts his helmet before race director Ryan Schmidt lines up the flowery soapbox racer for its run in the sixth annual Victoria Canary Derby on Saturday. The event, which raises money for the B.C. Cancer Agency, is held on a stretch of Markham Road between Camosun College and the Vancouver Island Technology Park.  - Gunnar Freyr Steinsson photo
Race day Saanich Mayor Frank Leonard adjusts his helmet before race director Ryan Schmidt lines up the flowery soapbox racer for its run in the sixth annual Victoria Canary Derby on Saturday. The event, which raises money for the B.C. Cancer Agency, is held on a stretch of Markham Road between Camosun College and the Vancouver Island Technology Park.
— image credit: Gunnar Freyr Steinsson photo

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