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Terry Fox

by Bree from Calgary

Hey, My name is Bree. I chose Terry Fox because he raised money for people who have cancer. I think he is the best person in the world. The thing that inspires me is that he ran with an artificial leg.

Terry Fox Running (google)
Terry Fox Running (google)

Terry Fox was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and raised in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, a community near Vancouver on Canada’s west coast. He was born July 28, 1958. Terry’s middle name was Stanley. Terry had an older brother Fred and a younger sister and brother Judith and Darrell.

Terry Fox Running (google)
Terry Fox Running (google)

Terry Fox was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and raised in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, a community near Vancouver on Canada’s west coast. He was born July 28, 1958. Terry’s middle name was Stanley. Terry had an older brother Fred and a younger sister and brother Judith and Darrell.

Terry began training for his Marathon of Hope because he was raising money for cancer. During his training, he ran over 5,000 kilometres (3,107 miles).

Terry Fox Running (google)
Terry Fox Running (google)

Terry began training for his Marathon of Hope because he was raising money for cancer. During his training, he ran over 5,000 kilometres (3,107 miles).

Page created on 3/26/2005 12:00:00 AM

Last edited 3/26/2005 12:00:00 AM

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