Are you ready to stomp on breast cancer? Join us for an energetic morning of snowshoeing and celebration. On February 8, 2014, Tubbs Snowshoes and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) are hitting the trails for the seventh consecutive year in Ontario.
“You may be a weekend warrior or a first-timer; it doesn’t matter. That’s the beauty of this event, all are welcome” says David Blasak of Tubbs Snowshoes. “It’s an incredible feeling to organize something that brings friends and families close together for some good old-fashioned winter fun, during one of the coldest month of the year. Even better? To support a great cause too.”
Since inception is 2008, the Tubbs Romp to Stomp Snowshoe Series has supported CBCF by raising over $200,000 to help fund innovative research, health education and advocacy programs. The Tubbs Romp to Stomp Snowshoe Series includes a: 3 km snowshoe race, 3km / 5km snowshoes walk and Lil Romper Dash (for the little ones and their families) which benefits the CBCF. This fun-filled day is an opportunity for Rompers of all ages to make some memories, enjoy the fresh air, and enter to win some great prizes – all with one goal in mind, and that is to support the breast cancer community.
“I’d like to thank Tubbs Snowshoes and all of the Rompers for supporting CBCF and helping to carry out our vision of creating a future without breast cancer,” says Leigh Jasmine, Community Development Director at CBCF. “This year, we are also honoured to have breast cancer survivor, Hannah McEdwards with us as one of our speakers. Her story and spirit will light up the day, so break out your best pink winter gear, this is an event not to be missed.”
Key highlights of the day:
- Free snowshoe demos provided by Tubbs Snowshoes
- Lil Romper Dash – perfect for families!
- Great prizes for top race finishers, top team fundraiser, and top individual fundraisers (including a chance to win a 7-day cruise for two if you raise over $1,000)
- Goodie bag provided to all registrants
- Silent auction onsite
- Local entertainment by Canadian Idol finalist, Drew Wright
- Lunch provided post event
When: Saturday, February 8, 2014
Where: Scenic Caves Nordic Centre, Collingwood Ontario (click here for a map)
Register here: Tubbs Romp to Stomp Ontario
Press tent: Onsite, at Cabin #2. Please check in by following Tubbs Romp to Stomp signage.
Need transportation from Toronto? We’ve got you covered.
Pick up locations are:
York Mills Rd. and Yonge St. from 6:30am to 645am
Hwy 7 and Hwy 400 from 7:15am to 7:30am
Arrival at Scenic Caves by 9:00 – 9:30am
Please look for the Tubbs Romp to Stomp signage. The cost is $5 per person *MUST be registered for the event and for a spot on the bus. For more information visit: http://tubbsromptostomp.com/on/participant_info/directions_bus_parking
Reserve now by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, email and phone number and number of spots to reserve. Space is limited.