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Brian Connor's Rice Lake Swim/Ride/Walk to Defeat Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

 Saturday Aug 24 2013, 7-11am
Location:
Address:Gores Landing Dock
Phone:905-372-4481
URL: http://brianconnorsricelakeswin.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1069637
Join Brian and his team for Brian Connor's Rice Lake Swim/Ride/Walk. This is the 5th year for the event and this year will be held on August 24, 2013. To date the event has raised more than $100,000 to support Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy research for Jesse's Journey.

Brian will be joined by George Bennett, Kevin Schroeder, Deirdre Allen and Rob Thomas who will swim 4.5km across Rice Lake.

Jim Deviney, Ben Sykes and Sharon Lynn-Weese will be cycling 100km around the lake, and Mike Choiniere and Brian Harold will canoe. To obtain a route map for swimming, cycling and canoeing please click the link on the left Route Map from the link page below.
If you would like to sponsor one of the participants please use the link below.
If you would like to join the 100km bike ride around the lake please preregister or join the group at Tim-Bar Cottages in Harwood for the 7:00 a.m. start


NEW THIS YEAR! Tyler's Walk to Defeat Muscular Dystrophy.A 3 or 6km walk route. Tyler Lynn will be participating in the very cause that effects his life as he does the 6km route from his wheel chair. Please join him on the route or if you would like to sponsor him to help raise funds for DMD please see the link below. Click on Walk Route for a map from the link as well.

All participants are encouraged to register online to help reach their fundraising goal. If you like you may also be at the Gores Landing Public Dock for 8:30 a.m. to register and join the walk with Tyler and/or make a donation. There is no registration fee.

ALL groups will meet at 11:00 a.m. after their events finish up for a celebration. Refreshments are available.

Additional Activities of the Day include:

"Yes We Can Golf Tournament"

Shotgun Start at 2:00 p.m.at the Dalewood Golf and Country Club.
After the tournament golfers will be transported by Rutherflo Bus Lines to the Cobourg Community Centre for the dinner and dancing.

Black Dress Catering will provide the food and the Mark Hanson Band will be the entertainment for the evening.

Golf/Dinner $75.00 per person inc. transportation from the golf course to the Cobourg Community Centre.
Dinner/Dance $30.00 per person
Dance Only $10.00 per person

For further information or to register for golf please contact cstv@sympatico.ca and mak.kelly@hotmail.com.

The Cobourg Fire Department will be having a car wash on Sunday August 18, 11a.m-3p.m. in support of Brian Connor's Rice Lake Swim. - See more at:
http://brianconnorsricelakeswin.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1069637
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