This year marks the 38th edition of the annual Terry Fox Run, meant to raise funds for cancer research, carrying on Terry’s Marathon of Hope.
The event will take place on Sunday, Sept. 15. Registration begins at 9 a.m., with the run starting at 10 a.m.
Route distances are 1km, 5km and 10km and are suitable for bicycles, wheelchairs, strollers and rollerblades. Dogs are not allowed.
There is no entry fee. Participants are encouraged to raise pledges online or on paper or make a donation at the run site on run day.
To register online, go to terryfox.org, select “Terry Fox Run” and then click on “Find a Run site.”
Use the drop-down menu to find Kamloops, select “Sign Up” and either sign in as a returning participant or create a new login.
Select “Create Login”if you’re a new registrant.
The registration process will simultaneously create a fundraising page, which you can use to raise funds online in support of your participation.
You have three types of registration options. You can register as an individual participant, join an existing run team, or create a new run team.