Terry Fox Anniversary In Orillia

The Marathon of Hope hit the Aqua Theatre in Orillia in 1980

39 years ago Terry Fox brought his Marathon of Hope to the Aqua Theatre in Orillia.

Terry Fox Anniversary In Orillia
“I want to set an example that will never be forgotten.”

The Orillia Terry Fox Run Committee is encouraging you to register for the annual Terry Fox Run on Sunday, September 15th at Couchiching Beach Park at 1:00 pm.

“I’m not a dreamer, and I’m not saying this will initiate any kind of definitive answer or cure to cancer, but I believe in miracles. I have to.”

The Terry Fox Run has no entry fee and no minimum pledge. You can run, walk, wheel, bike, or blade for one-km, 5-km or 10-km loops. Dogs on leashes are also welcome.

You can register here

Terry Fox Community Runs will also also be held in Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Lagoon City/Brechin, Beaverton, and Midland.