His Marathon of Hope began on April 12, 1980 near St. John's, Newfoundland
April 12, 1980 is when your welcome
It was the Marathon of Hope, well the start anyway.
April 12th, 1980
he started in st. john's
The start of the Marathon of Hope was on April 12, 1980 in St. John's, Newfoundland. This was the date Terry Fox dips his artificial leg in the Atlantic Ocean as the mark of the start of the Marathon of Hope.
1981, I remember it well, it was raining, no sunny, OK maybe I do not remember 1981 very well but Terry did start his run then and we continue it for him to this day.
he was inspierd by how people could die so he ranfor them
We dont know the day - some time in our calendar August-September 490 BCE during their month of Hekatombeion.
April 12th,1980. he ran average 42 kilometers (26 miles) a day through six provinces.
practice makes perfect
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Terrance "Terry" Stanley Fox started his legendary marathon in St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada on April 12th, 1980. This city was chosen because it is Canada's Eastern most city on the shore of the Atlantic The "Marathon of Hope," as his trek was called took him through six Canadian provinces, covering 3,339 miles. He ran nearly a marathon a day for 143 days before it was discovered on September 1st, 1980 that the cancer that took his leg at 18 had spread to his lungs as well.