Kiwanis Duck Race for Tiny Hearts at CHEO

The Kiwanis Duck Race has become a focal point for the start of spring in Ottawa The race is the largest Duck Race in the world, with over 100,000 plastic ducks 'racing' down the Rideau Canal. Each duck is sponsored through a $5 ticket purchase, and with winners take home some great prizes including cars, jewelry and trips.

However the really winners are the kids at the Childrens Hospital of Eastern Ontario, because the race, which was first run in 1987 has raised over $3 million for CHEO.