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At Burnaby campus, scores of volunteers and over 1,000 participants will walk/run for cancer research and honour the legacy of Terry Fox on Septmber 30th .
The kick-off includes a ceremony to celebrate this year's student recipient of the prestigious SFU Terry Fox Gold Medal award, presented by the University's president and vice-chancellor, Andrew Petter.
How can I contribute?
2017 event timeline
|Gather in Convocation Mall – 10 minutes for photos and fun with MCs and Cheer Team|
|12:40 pm||Pre-event ceremony and welcome with SFU President Andrew Petter and special guest – Luke Galvani– SFU Gold Medal Award recipient|
|12:45pm||Warm up with SFU Fitness instructors and cheerleaders.|
|12:50 pm||Walk to start line at Terry Fox statue.|
|12:55 pm||Walk/run begins. Route ends at Terry Fox Field.|
|1:10 pm onward||Post-event gathering, West Gym (above South Terrace) Lorne Davies Complex)|
Things to remember
- Be comfortable, dress for the weather – rain or shine!
- Be hydrated, bring a filled water bottle. No water on route.
- Be safe, check your belongings at the bag check in Convocation Mall and picked up in the Central Gym.
- Be school spirited, wear SFU red or blue or other theme.
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BURNABY CAMPUS 2017
Friday, September 29, 2017
Come join this year's MCs as they pump up the crowd between 12:20PM to 12:40PM looking for the most spirited team.
There are many ways to get involved leading up to event day...create a team-volunteer-fundraise-donate!