Alberta Apparel

MitoCanada and Alberta Apparel are excited to announce a new partnership! Alberta Apparel is going well beyond simply writing a cheque and is committed to building a valuable and long-lasting relationship to help raise awareness for mitochondrial disease and funds for MitoCanada. Alberta Apparel and MitoCanada have designed a number of signature mito garments, which are available for sale through our e-store. Alberta Apparel has committed 33% from the sale of each garment to be donated to MitoCanada.

MitoCanada and Alberta Apparel look forward to working together to raise the profile of mitochondrial disease by raising funds to support families and to fund impactful research, which will help improve the lives of Canadians living with mitochondrial disease. 

Alberta Apparel is a custom Canadian Garment Company located in Alberta, Canada. They bring awareness and style to Canadians and tourists abroad in the apparel industry to represent Canada’s rich history, culture and natural beauty. All garments are cut and sewn in Canada. The entire team is Albertan too – from the graphic designers, to the website nerds, to the photographers. Alberta Apparel believes in supporting their local economy and charities.

Visit the e-Store to view items and place your order today!



CTR Gear and Chaos Headwear

A passion for the outdoors is one that CTR shares, and providing only the best for its conditions drives us forward. Building on 10 years of experience, the front end of progress is the only place to be.  Adapting alongside shifts in weather conditions, emerging technology, and the daily movements our products endure, CTR development is in a constant state of evolution.



Be There Races 

Be There Races is a family owned and operated race organizer. They proudly to offer six, distinctly different running events:

  • Banff Ekiden Relay & Solo
  • Last Chance Half Marathon,
  • Kananaskis 100 Mile Relay Race,
  • Spring Trio 5/10/15km,
  • Spring Trio Trail
  • Tri for Evan (sprint and kids triathlon) Race

Be There Races aims to provide a relaxed and fun atmosphere and connect with their community through their main sponsor, Centaur Subaru and MitoCanada.



Grizzly Mountain Events Inc.

Grizzly Mountain Events offer world class multisport events in spectacular locations. They have successfully hosted over 40,000 participants, have had a great economic impact on the Town of Canmore’s hospitality industry and fellow small business, who call Canmore home.

Grizzly has helped raise over $1 million dollars for multiple Canadian registered charities, some of those organizations include: MitoCanada, SPCA, MS Society, Terry Fox Foundation, Enviros Wilderness Schools, YWCA, Canmore Nordic Ski Club and Wheels for Wells.


 5 Peaks

With trail running races across Canada, 5 Peaks delivers some of the best trail this country has to offer.  Their events are hosted at some of the most spectacular natural spaces in the country.  Each race takes place on pre-marked natural surface trails with participants running over rocks, roots, tree stumps and logs, through mud puddles, snow and so much more.

Following true to 5 Peaks tag line, people are increasingly motivated to GET OFF THE ROAD and onto the trails. The series runs from May to September each year with each region hosting one race per month.  Each event consists of a free Children’s Challenge (50m – 1km), a Kidspeaks Timed Kids Challenge (about 3k), a Sport (5-8 km) entry-level course, and an Enduro (10-15 km) intermediate to advanced course.  Certain races will also have a half marathon distance.



MitoCanada is committed to collaborating with like-minded organizations, industry, academia, governments and other key stakeholders.


Canadian Inherited Metabolic Diseases Research Network (CIMDRN)

CIMDRN is a pan-Canadian multi-disciplinary team focused on research to improve care and outcomes for patients with inherited metabolic disorders including mitochondrial disease. The Network provides the evidence needed to improve outcomes and health care services for children with inborn errors of metabolism (IEM). Their team of investigators has expertise in clinical care, pediatric research, health services and policy research, and epidemiology.


New Thinking

New Thinking is a hybrid consultant resource for clients who need consumer insight, strategic discipline, and business, brand, marketing and communication strategies.

New Thinking begins with asking new questions,  it leads to new ways of doing things and always concludes with new ideas and results.

PatientKind is a grant-funded project out of the Brudno Lab at the University of Toronto and Hospital for Sick Children. Our office is on the 12th floor of the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning in downtown Toronto, Canada. Their mission is to connect patients affected by rare diseases with the resources and community that they deserve. We hope to develop a global user base of patients, caregivers, and advocates to help each other throughout the diagnosis and treatment is proud to use the Human Phenotype Ontology and PhenoTips.


Shockdav is a dynamic digital solutions company that delivers inspirational, custom strategies for online marketing, web design, software development, and branding. Working as an extension of your team, ShockDav maintains constant productive communications to ensure ongoing progression of your project. A cordial, hands-on approach establishes a collaborative environment that results in the creation of successful plans, appropriate and proactive resourcing, intelligent project coordination and on-going implementation support. Known for exceeding client expectations, ShockDav is your ideal choice for a digital design partner. Shockdav is the proud developer of the current MitoCanada website.