The Canadian Transplant Association London Representatives invite you to the 8th Annual Transplant Trot in memory of Leslie Petter, at Gibbons Park, London Ontario.
Sat. April 28, 2018 • 5k run & 3km walk • Gibbons Park • London ON The Canadian Transplant Association, (CTA), a registered charitable organization, (#131815862RR0001), promotes organ and tissue donation through education and awareness events. More than 4,500 Canadian children and adults are on wait lists for an organ transplant across Canada.
Please join transplant recipients, donors and donor families, friends, families, and supporters, to celebrate the success of organ and tissue donation in one of London’s largest organ and tissue donation awareness events!
Funds raised support the Leslie Petter Memorial Award and the CTA. Leslie, an amazing friend, teacher, mentor, athlete and bone marrow transplant recipient, was instrumental in organizing the first Transplant Trot in London, and her legacy of raising organ and tissue donation awareness so others may have a second chance at life, lives on.
Early-bird fee $25 until March 30st (Regular fee: $30) Fee includes 5km run/3km walk, food & refreshments. Shirts available for purchase – sizing may be limited. Feel free to wear a shirt from a prior year if you wish. Children 10 and under, accompanied by an adult, are free.
REGISTRATION and DONATIONS
REGISTRATION IN PERSON
Complete an entry form available at the London Running Room, 620 Richmond Street, London, ON N6A 5J9 and include cash, or cheque payable to: ‘Canadian Transplant Association’.
RACE KIT PICK-UP and IN-STORE REGISTRATION
London Running Room • Friday, April 27, 2018 • 3:00 – 7:00 pm • cash or cheque only.LATE REGISTRATION AND RACE KIT PICK UP
LATE REGISTRATION AND RACE KIT PICK UP
Gibbons Park • London Ontario • Saturday, April 28, 2018 • 9:30 am – 10:15 am
9:30 am – 10:15 am…….Late registration and race kit pick-up 10:15 am…………………….Opening Remarks and Run/Walk starts at 11:00 am – 1:00 pm…….Social
For those not registered as runners or walkers, any donations are welcomed. Bring lawn chairs and any special dietary needs.
LOCATION & PARKING GIBBONS PARK, London, ON
Parking: West on Grosvenor Street, off Richmond Street OR west on Victoria Street, off Richmond Street and follow the Gibbons Park signs. Follow the green/white balloons and meet at the Pavilion.
AWARDS, PRIZES, BIG DRAW
AWARDS AND MEDALS
Will be awarded to the first 3 female and male finishers, in the run and the walk, at the finish line.
List of draw results and prizes will be posted during the walk/run.
Will take place at the end of the walk/run – you need to be there to win!
Please join us as Master of Ceremonies, Nick Paparella – CTV News, welcomes family and friends, along with special guests, to celebrate the gift of life at the 7th annual Transplant Trot.
Anyone wishing to support this event, with a donation or gift-in-kind, please feel free to contact the race director below. Thank you!
Phone: 519 697 5700
COURSE MAP: (Subject to change)
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Thank you to our sponsors and partners!
The Canadian Transplant Association
The CTA is a registered charitable organization comprised of transplant recipients, athletes, health care professionals, supporters, and volunteers dedicated to promoting organ and tissue donation through public advocacy, educational programs, and awareness events such as the Canadian Transplant Games and World Transplant Games. Funds from this event will support the CTA mission of raising organ donor awareness.
The CTA provides a support network for organ transplant recipients before and after transplantation while promoting organ and tissue donation, as more than 4000 Canadians await a second chance at life. www.canadiantransplant.com
For information and to register to be an organ and tissue donor in Ontario, please click on the link below:
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