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Sep
19
2011

An A-maiz-ing Tribute

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Man In Motion World Tour and the Rick Hansen Relay making its way across Canada, a Lacombe, Alberta corn farmer designed a six-hectare corn maze in tribute to Rick. [Read More...]



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Aug
31
2011

Kicking off a dream, 25 years later

Rick shares his thoughts from last week in Newfoundland, celebrating the launch of the Rick Hansen 25th Anniversary Relay. [Read More...]



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Jul
21
2011

What Would Rick Hansen Do?

Rick's longtime fan gets a birthday gift to remind him that anything is possible. [Read More...]



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Jul
07
2011

Rick Hansen, Parade Marshal for the 2011 Calgary Stampede, comments on his experience.

Being selected as Parade Marshal has been such a great honour. The energy and enthusiasm conveyed by the city of Calgary is overwhelming, and I am grateful to have been a part of this tremendous event. [Read More...]



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Jun
30
2011

Arriving back on the US Eastern Seaboard – Now and Then

Rick and the team headed back to the Eastern Seaboard last week for new initiatives and to reflect on the Man In Motion World Tour arriving back on North American soil 25 years ago. [Read More...]



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Jun
25
2011

Rick Hansen Reflects on Memorial Service of Friend Betty Fox

Canadians honour the life of Betty Fox - A remarkable Canadian, a devoted community, and a dear friend. [Read More...]



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Jun
23
2011

Rick reflects on the passing of Harley Hotchkiss

A great Canadian and friend, Harley will be remembered for his passion for making a difference. [Read More...]



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Jun
20
2011

Fundraising and Fishing – a weekend of sport and philanthropy

The 14th annual Rick Hansen Fishing Challenge kicked off the summer last weekend in Haida Gwaii. [Read More...]



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Jun
17
2011

Rick Hansen Statement on the Passing of Betty Fox

Rick Hansen Expresses Thoughts on the Passing of Betty Fox. [Read More...]



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Jun
06
2011

The Abilities Centre Gala Fundraiser

Rick and the 25th Anniversary Relay medal were on hand last month in Toronto to support the state-of-the-art Abilities Centre, opening late this year. [Read More...]



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