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  • 1. FOX… He ran for the money
  • 2. Happy family
  • 3. A determined child who never missed schools
  • 4. A committed sports person since childhood
  • 5. Athlete of the year award in the 12 th grade
  • 6. March 1977 – Searing pain in the right knee
  • 7. Terry Fox had Osteogenic Sarcoma (Cancer of Bones) Doctors amputated the right leg 6 inches above knee
  • 8. How to use the artificial leg…
  • 9. August 1979 – Yet again a Marathon event
  • 10. Finished 10 minutes after the last runner….
  • 11. Marathon of Hope… Target - 1$ Per Canadian
  • 12. Marathon of Hope… April 12 th 1980
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  • 14. “ it’s all an attitude, whatever is your situation in life”
  • 15. Fox raised $24.17 million… Equaling to 24.1 million Canadians at that time
  • 16. THE POWER OF… POSITIVE ATTITUDE