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Chip's Not Dead Yet Memorial Mile – Save the Date


Thursday, February 19th, 2009 — 7:00am PDT
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Just as many are conceding to the fact that Vancouver has yet again become a “no fun city” numerous events filled with family fun are popping on my radar and this is another — and it’s for a great cause to boot. Chip’s Not Dead Yet Memorial Mile on Flickr Chip’s really not dead yet, […]

Social Media for Change: Team Diabetes, Run in Fun Places and Raise Funds for a Good Cause


Wednesday, September 3rd, 2008 — 8:00am PDT
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The Gold Coast, Easter Island, Prague, Dublin and Honolulu; these are all locations of the Team Diabetes marathons, which aim to raise money for the Canadian Diabetes Association. I went to high school with Candice Chamberland and although it had been ten years since we last spoke she came back on my radar through Facebook […]

Osoyoos, A Virtual Postcard


Saturday, August 30th, 2008 — 1:28pm PDT
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We had to get out of town this weekend, despite contemplating the staycation, so enjoying a little R&R along with my sister’s family. We’ll be back in a few days but I just wanted to take this opportunity to thank everyone who made my DreamBank dream come true. Thanks to all those who contributed – […]

The Nike Human Race 10km


Wednesday, August 27th, 2008 — 7:50am PDT
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You may have seen the adds around town, “Montreal vs Vancouver”, pitting Canadians cities against each other as though it was a warm up for the hockey season. On August 31st, 2008 Nike is arranging a global 10km fun run in 25 cities, starting at the same time on all continents. The event kicked off […]

CIBC Run for the Cure


Wednesday, September 5th, 2007 — 8:07am PDT
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For the 3rd year I will be participating in the CIBC Run for the Cure on September 30th, 2007. John and I have done our fair share of runs in the city in the past but we usually make sure to catch this one every year because it’s for such a great cause. The Canadian […]

only 4 days left – save the boobies!


Wednesday, September 27th, 2006 — 2:50pm PDT
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4 days to go until the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Run for the Cure. John and I will be running [604] and I’m still about 70 bucks short of my fundraising goal. If the cause appeals to you, you want to show some support, get a nice tax receipt and know you’re benefitting Breast Cancer […]