Terry Fox - Marathon of Hope. Proves ALL of my complaints and excuses are invalid.

Terry Fox - Marathon of Hope - Canadian Hero

Terry Fox statues by artist Douglas Coupland

Terry Fox statues by artist Douglas Coupland. Terry Fox attempted to run across Canada to raise money for cancer research. He got halfway, then found out he had cancer again. The run ended and Terry later passed away, in his early

Terry Fox   "It occurs very rarely in the life of a nation that the courageous spirit of one person unites all people in their celebration of his life and in the mourning of his death."... Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (1919-2000)

TERRY FOX begins his Journey of Hope April 1980 by dipping his artificial leg in the Atlantic Ocean in St. By the time his journey is over million dollars will be raised. Sadly Terry passed away June 1981

"...dreams are made possible if you try." ~Terry Fox

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Terry Fox Marathon of Hope - Resources for the walk, talking to children about cancer

Idea for Terry Fox run - Terry quotes along the route.

Idea for Terry Fox run - Terry quotes along the route.

At Mile Zero in Victoria BC, you'll find the Terry Fox Memorial.    Fox lost his right leg to cancer when he was only 18 years old. In an effort to raise money for cancer research, he began what was to be a cross-country run across Canada. He started in Newfoundland, and planned to finish in Victoria at Mile 0. Unfortunately, Terry never reached his dream. He made it halfway through Ontario before chest pains forced him to stop and go to the hospital. The cancer had spread to his lungs. He…

Photo by Lisa Cole Photo by Lisa Cole At Mile Zero in Victoria BC, you'll find the Terry Fox Memorial . Fox lost his right leg to can.

Terry Fox remembered and honoured in new Heritage Minute

A new Heritage Minute has been created to mark the anniversary of Terry Fox’s Marathon of Hope.

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