Terry Fox

This amazingly brave young man was always a hero of mine…so this being the 35th.year..yes..35 years of his courageous run…I wanted to start a board as my memory board to him…I have done the Terry Fox run many times as a walker...…I write this April…2015
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Terry Fox in Toronto during his Marathon of Hope cross-country run, July 1980.

Terry Fox: A young man with short, curly hair and an artificial right leg runs down a street. He wears shorts and a T-shirt that reads "Marathon of Hope"

Terry Fox at Marineland during his Marathon of Hope, July 14, 1980

Terry Fox at Marineland - Marathon of Hope July 14 1980 - Details

Terry Fox, a Canadian athlete and inspiration.

Terry Fox, a Canadian athlete and inspiration.

WHITBY, ON - JULY 10, 1980 - Terry Fox is greeted by his mother Betty,in a surprise reunion on Highway 2 near Whitby.

WHITBY, ON - JULY 1980 - Terry Fox is greeted by his mother Betty,in a surprise reunion on Highway 2 near Whitby.

Terry Fox; in hospital in B.C.; has been told by doctors they can't find a trace of cancer in his bones and the tumors in his lungs can be operated on.

Good news: Terry Fox; in hospital in B. has been told by doctors they can't find a trace of cance

Terry Fox began an annual fundraising tradition in 1980 with his Marathon of Hope. Description from hintonparklander.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Terry Fox began an annual fundraising tradition in 1980 with his Marathon of Hope. Description from hintonparklander.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Terry Fox means integrity, doing the right thing even when no one is watching. Description from terryfox.org. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Terry Fox means integrity, doing the right thing even when no one is watching. Description from terryfox.org. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Terry Fox receives the Order of Canada in 1980. Also pictured are his parents, Betty Fox and Rolly Fox.

Terry Fox receives the Order of Canada in Also pictured are his parents, Betty Fox and Rolly Fox.

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