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

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

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