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Terry Fox Run

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

The Terry Fox School Run at Columbia College is taking place on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.

The run/walk starts at 11 am. Please meet at the Concourse if you would like to participate. Zerlinda (Student Life Coordinator) will be waiting there for everyone to arrive and she will announce the run/walk start.

Quick Facts

  • Students should leave their belongings in their locker or bring it with them. 
  • The route is the False Creek Seawall via Cambie St bridge in a clockwise direction. Total distance is 4.25 km. There will be guides posted at various points on the route to ensure everyone is going in the right direction.
  • Everyone can either walk or run the route. If walking, the route takes 50 minutes. Runners will probably finish in 20-30 minutes.

About Terry Fox

Terry Fox represented the best that Canadians have to offer. He was an example of courage, humility, determination, and perseverance. From a young age he exemplified these attributes that made him an inspiration for not only Canada, but the entire world.

Terry wanted to make a difference in other people’s lives. There are now over 3 million students coast to coast to coast taking up Terry’s cause as their own. Join the movement and be a change-maker. Let’s all “Try like Terry” and make the world a little better. 


September 29
11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
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Columbia College
438 Terminal Ave.
Vancouver, BC V6A0C1 Canada
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Student Life