Terry Fox Run - Details For Olds & Didsbury

The Terry Fox Marathon of Hope is coming up across the country on Sunday, September 15th.

You can run, walk, or cycle during the 2019 Terry Fox Run in Olds.

The Olds Fire Department is organizing the event again. Noel D'Arcy with OFD says they expect more participants this year since Didsbury will not have one.

The new route will also be posted on the OFD Facebook page, according to D'Arcy

He says Olds raises over $4-thousand dollars annually.

The Terry Fox Run is on Sunday, September 15th with registration at 9am. The run is at 10 starting from the Olds Fire Hall. A BBQ follows at 11.

Meantime, Water Valley's annual community event has raised $174-thousand since the Terry Fox Foundation started keeping records in 1998.

Organizer Mary Thompson says they have a new start and finish at the Chinook Creative Arts building south of the 4-way stop.

She adds their run is always well supported.

Registration in Water Valley is at the Chinook Creative Arts building at 8:30am with the run from 9-2 and the BBQ to follow.

The town of Sundre has its Terry Fox run starting at the base of Snake Hill at 11:30 on Sunday.

Innisfail's is at Centennial Park at 1.

To make a pledge online, visit www.terryfox.org

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