Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox , (July 28, 1958 – June 28, 1981) was a Canadian humanitarian, athlete, and cancer research activist. In 1980, with one leg having been am…ted, he embarked on a cross-Canada run to raise money and awareness for cancer research. Although the spread of his cancer eventually forced him to end his quest after 143 days and , and ultimately cost him his life, his efforts resulted in a lasting, worldwide legacy. The annual TerryFox Run, first held in 1981, has grown to involve millions of participants in over 60 countries and is now the world's largest one-day fundraiser for cancer research; over C$500 million has been raised in his name.
14.02.2012 [Langley AdvanceNews] - 1 Mission, and honourable mention WJ Mouat, while losing to No. 2 Pitt Meadows and honourable mention Burnaby South. They have beaten No. 5 TerryFox, No. 8 Oak Bay and No. 10 Byrne Creek, as well as, among others, honourable mention Maple Ridge twice
14.02.2012 [Televisión Camagüey] - Yakelín Méndez, promotora cultural, dijo que entre los textos que se proponen en la sala José Lezama Lima se incluyen: Luna de los pobres de Charo Guerra, Viaje de regreso, de Israel Domínguez, y Corriendo con TerryFox, de Ulises Rodríguez.
13.02.2012 [Winnipeg Free Press] - Page, who hasn't been personally affected by cancer, said his desire to raise money for cancer research was inspired by Canadian icon TerryFox. "Everyone comes together in support of cancer. People need help, so I thought, 'go and help them,' " he
11.02.2012 [The Province (blog)] - TerryFox star Ryan Sclater in action Friday night against Pitt Meadows. (Ron Hole photography) Ron Hole, a good friend of Howie's High School Hamper, is an excellent photographer and writer who blogs about some of the best high school and university
27.01.2012 [NetIndian] - More than 1000 people are expected to take part in Delhi's annual TerryFox Run on Sunday, January 29 to raise funds for cancer research. The event, which is open to the public, will start at Vasant Valley School, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi from 8:30 am
21.01.2012 [The Province (blog)] - Abu Khan picked MVP, score 29 pts and lead Vancouver College to an 83-69 win over TerryFox in the Emerald final. As of 8:10 pm — Irish lead Fox 56-47 after the third quarter of the Emerald final. Irish forward Abu Khan on fire with 20 points.
03.02.2012 [The Toronto Observer] - Ron Lowe, a Ward 20 resident, has worked for the Toronto District School Board for 34 years – 14 of which as principal for TerryFox Public School. The race to fill the open Toronto District School Board trustee position in Scarborough-Agincourt (Ward
30.01.2012 [Interlake Spectator] - 28 through 50/50, silent auction and raffle draws, with proceeds directed to the TerryFox Foundation. Arborg's TerryFox Committee set up a table that evening to sell t-shirts, sweatshirts and collect donations as well. Last year, Arborg raised more
03.02.2012 [The Tri-City News] - By Janis Warren - The Tri-City News A series of matinee music performances sponsored in part by The Tri-City News returns to Port Coquitlam's TerryFox Theatre this month. The 13th annual Sunday Coffee Concerts kicks off this weekend at the theatre
09.02.2012 [The Province (blog)] - 10 at TerryFox Last week — Def. WJ Mouat 85-81, def. Lord Tweedsmuir 75-54, lost to St. George's 77-62 Last week — Def. North Surrey 63-29, def. Heritage Woods 102-70, def. Centennial 69-53 This week — Feb. 9 at Port Moody, Feb.
09.02.2012 [Sunny South News] - As a student he learned about the TerryFox Run and realized he could do something to make a difference. He decided to grow his hair out and donate it, even though at times over the last three years it has been challenging to keep it long.
26.01.2012 [The Province (blog)] - TerryFox 83-69 This week – Do not play. Feb. 1 host WJ Mouat Last week – Won two of three games to finish fifth Vancouver College Emerald tournament: Lost 69-67 to Burnaby South, def. Oak Bay 76-65, def. WJ Mouat 77-48; def. Centennial 77-65 This week
08.02.2012 [NorthernLife.ca] - SNOWPLATE- 15th annual Ultimate Frisbee Tournament, Mar 3-4 at TerryFox Sports Complex, co-ed, $350/team due Feb 18, includes field food, dinner, team toque, fundraiser for Canadian Mental Health Association. Register by Feb 10 at email@example.com.
24.01.2012 [The Guardian Charlottetown] - Instead, it used some money that had been set aside for the TerryFox sport complex. The town had found some funding programs to help with its share of the TerryFox cost, allowing an equivalent amount to be allocated to the civic centre over-runs.
25.01.2012 [The Tri-City News] - Cheryl Yodogawa salutes PoCo gardeners with her paintings of purple rhododendrons, hydrangeas and dogwoods while Rae Yano pays tribute to hometown hero TerryFox with his shadow running down a leaf-covered path. Lindsay Watson shows bold silhouettes of
02.02.2012 [The Province (blog)] - Lord Byng 75-45, lost to TerryFox 74-73, def. Sir Winston Churchill 87-73 This week — – Open Thursday vs. WRCA at Kelowna-Western Canada Invitational. Last week — Won all four games to finish first at Brentwood College Invitational: Def.
01.02.2012 [Gig City] - It was TerryFox, of course. The members Red Rider were lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the late Canadian hero on the very last day he ran on his cross-Canada trek for cancer awareness. He died less than a year later. “That was an epiphany for me,”