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Challenge

Awareness, Challenge, CPAA, Fundraiser, YEG, YYC

Life Without Limits Challenge 2018 – Register Now!

The Life Without Limits Challenge website is now open and accepting registrations.  The event will take place in Calgary on September 15th at the Rotary Challenger Park and in Edmonton on September 16th at Rundle Family Centre – so mark your calendars!

Challenge is a fun family friendly event for people of all ages and abilities to come together and raise funds while creating awareness for individuals with cerebral palsy and other disabilities. Participants can run, walk or wheel a 5km route in Calgary & Edmonton or take a more challenging 20km wheel route in Calgary. It’s a great event for a great cause!

New in 2018…Wheelchair Challenge!

Register your team of 5 to compete in the Wheelchair Challenge!  Designed for able-bodied individuals to see first hand the daily challenges people with disabilities face.  This timed Relay Race requires each member of the team to complete one lap of the track & 3 obstacles before crossing the finish line!  It’s only $125 per team with a commitment to fundraise $500.

Enjoy a BBQ lunch, entertainment and local vendors at this great family friendly event. Prizes will be awarded for fundraising, most enthusiastic, best costume, most bags of clothing or beverage containers donated & more!

The Early Bird registration fee is $40 for adults and $25 for children, clients & seniors until .Get your team name printed on your event day t-shirt if you register prior to August 1st.  Click here to register today! 

For further event details or sponsorship inquiries, please email Kari Furnell at kfurnell@cpalberta.com

 

Awareness, Challenge, Fundraiser, YEG, YYC

You were up for the Challenge!

29386028023_ed6d921392_zThank you to all those who came out for the 10th Annual Life without Limits Challenge! We raised nearly $50,000 all while having fun!

Our ambassador Cash Leask got to meet his all time favourite super hero, Iron Man! To say he was thrilled is an understatement, you can see the video here! Cash was also our top fundraiser, raising $3,352 Julia Demchuk was right behind him, raising $3,350 – thank you both so much for your incredible support! This year we also welcomed a new team in Calgary, Team Isla, and they were able to raise $11,315!!

In Edmonton, teams came out despite the cloudy skies and Sawyer Flett was our top fundraiser, raising $2,300, Peggy Flett was our top adult fundraiser, raising nearly $1,000. The Sawyers Warriors team were the top fundraisers and raised nearly $3,500!

edmontonphotoBoth events brought out so many of our amazing clients, staff and volunteers – it’s definitely one of our favourite events for all the family fun! Thank you all for making it so fabulous! You can check out this year’s photos here!

And of course, thank you to our 2016 sponsors, the Life without Limits Challenge wouldn’t be the same without you!

  • The Alberta Beverage Container Recycling Corporation
  • Kelly Jennings Photography (Calgary)
  • Magdalena Szczotka Photography (Edmonton)
  • Bon Ton Bakery
  • Nutritious Nosh
  • MaxWell
  • Spud.ca
  • Pure Motion Dance Company
  • Alberta Milk
  • Calgary Superheroes for Hope
  • Drosu Dental
  • Allure Dental
  • Big Chief Beef Jerky
  • GoLogo.ca
  • Princess Parties by Mimi
  • Sobeys
  • Tim Hortons
  • COBS Bakery

The 2017 edition of the LWL Challenge will take place in Calgary at Fish Creek Park on September 16th, and in Edmonton at Rundle Park on September 17th. Registration will open in late April/early May.