26th ANNUAL GREAT WALK - June 7, 2003
GOLD RIVER TO TAHSIS, B.C. - 63.5 KM
"NORTH AMERICA'S TOUGHEST PLEDGE WALK"

HIGHLIGHTS

This year, 550 people registered, 505 started and despite the extreme heat, 428 finished the GREAT WALK.

First 10 GREAT WALKERS to finish:

NAME

FROM

HRS:MINS

Steven Royer

Courtenay

5:00

David Johnstone

Sointula

6:01

Carlos Castillo

Victoria

6:03

Gordon Hudson

Courtenay

6:04

Ken Rutland

North Vancouver

6:12

Nicole Barrett

Campbell River

6:15

Eric Iverson

Victoria

6:19

Gordon Ball

Victoria

6:19

Randy L'Heureux

Victoria

6:29

Alvin Tye

Quadra Island

6:39

COMING SOON ! The complete ranking list will be posted on our website soon.


According to the information turned in to us so far, the 2003 GREAT WALKERS raised more than $58,000.00 in pledges for many charities and organizations

SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS were made to the following WALKERS:

CATEGORY

NAME

FROM

HRS:MINS

Walker with fastest time

Steven Royer

Courtenay

5:00

First man finishing

Steven Royer

Courtenay

5:00

First woman finishing

Nicole Barrett

Campbell River

6:15

First female youth (15)

Jacklyn Renton

Gillies Bay

12:02

First male youth (16)

Stephen Johnson

Campbell River

9:17

Youngest female finishing (14)

Sandra Bomford

Lund

12:13

Youngest male finishing (12)

Michael Renton

Gillies Bay

12:02

Oldest female finishing (69)

Reta Davis

Nanaimo

14:44

Oldest male finishing (81)

Joseph Niemand

Prince Rupert

11:22

A big THANK YOU to the hundreds of volunteers from Tahsis, Gold River and beyond, without all of you, the 26th Great Walk could not have been the "great"success that it was!

For more information about the GREAT WALK, please phone 250-934-6570, FAX 250-934-6576 or check out the website at www.greatwalk.com


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