We had to pick 12 events to talk about but we wanted to mention a few of the other great events that we had the pleasure of being involved with in 2014. There are too many to list here but you might want to add a few of these to your 2015 calendar!
The Wellness Challenge – This 5k lunch time run and 3k walk starts in Tunney’s Pasture and travels out onto the Parkway. This year’s event raised over $25,000 for the GCWCC.
The MS Bike Tour -Two days of riding for a great cause.
The Ride for Refuge– A one day ride for Matthew House Ottawa.
The Scotiabank Nordic Walk for Cancer Survivorship– Over 200 walkers raised $114,000 in 2014.
The Ride to Turn the Tide– This remarkable group of grannies and friends of grannies has raised over $300,000 for the Stephen Lewis Foundation since 2006.
The Beaver Chase run series – A local series held in Kanata which got it’s name when one of the participants was chased by a beaver!
The Duathlon of La Pêche– A great early season event in the Gatineau hills.