50 Medal Bearers Taking Part in Innisfail's Rick Hansen Relay

The relay will bring 2 days of celebration to Innisfail.

The 25th Anniversary Rick Hansen Relay is coming through Innisfail on March 1st and 2nd.

50 medal bearers from the community will be taking part, including grade 7 student Joel Ray and Duane Daines, who will be the final medal bearer.

Committee member Maymie O'Dwyer says an auction will be held this Saturday as a fundraiser for the Rick Hansen Foundation.

The auction will start at 11:00AM on February 25th.

You can drop off items at the Innisfail Auction Mart at 8:00AM or at the town office before that.

Items already donated for the auction include Flames tickets, golf clubs and saddles.  

The relay will begin at the McDonalds in Innisfail at 3:15PM on March 1st before heading to the new library at 4:00PM for a community celebration, complete with food and entertainment for the whole family.

The relay will leave town from Innisfail Middle School on March 2nd at about 9:45AM.

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