28th annual GREAT WALK - June 4, 2005
Gold River to Tahsis, B.C. - 63.5 KM
"NORTH AMERICA'S TOUGHEST PLEDGE WALK"

HIGHLIGHTS


This year, 325 people registered, 275 started and 254 finished the GREAT WALK.
Congratulations to all participants! See you next year!



First 10 GREAT WALKERS to finish:

NAME

FROM

HRS:MINS

Carlos Castillo

Victoria, BC

5:51

Tony Vandermeer

Campbell River, BC

5:54

Doug Lanigan

Powell River, BC

5:59

Ken Rutland

North Vancouver, BC

6:16

Kevin Eby

Esperanza, BC

6:18

Chris Wille

Victoria, BC

6:23

Stephen Cook

Victoria, BC

6:44

Roberta Hughes

Courtenay, BC

7:03

Gordon Hudson

Royston, BC

7:03

Steve Maloney

Invercargil, New Zealand

7:08


SPECIAL Presentations were made to the following 2004 Great Walkers:

CATEGORY

NAME

FROM

HRS:MINS

Walker with fastest time

Carlos Castillo

Victoria, BC

5:51

First man finishing

Carlos Castillo

Victoria, BC

5:51

First woman finishing

Roberta Hughes

Courtenay, BC

7:03

First female youth (15.8)

Madeleine Gignac

Surrey, BC

12:25

First male youth (16.6)

Mancell Bryce

Comox, BC

7:14

Youngest female finishing (9.6)

Jenna Dennison

Shawnigan Lake, BC

15:08

Youngest male finishing (15.3)

Aaron Longman

Comox, BC

10:42

Oldest female finishing (70.6)

Eulah Varty

Chemainus, BC

10:16

Oldest male finishing (76.6)

Charles Petrie

Parksville, BC

10:45

A GREAT"Thank you" to all the wonderful volunteers from Tahsis, Gold River,and beyond,
without all of you, the 28th Great Walk could not have been the "GREAT" success that it was!

See you all on June 3rd, 2006 for the 29th annual Great Walk!

For more information about the GREAT WALK, please email us at greatwalk@greatwalk.com
Check out our website at
www.greatwalk.com


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