Run For Water

Half Marathon, 5K & 10K

Responding to the water crisis in Ethiopia, Africa



Sign to cheer on runners in the “Run For Water” marathon race,
held in Abbotsford, B.C., 29 May 2016
Run For Water Sign

Clean Water. It’s a Movement. Run with it.

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Water rusts pipes. - WC Fields

Out of water, I am nothing. - Duke Kahanamoku

One hour with a child is like a ten-mile run. - Joan B. Samuelson

If men were angels, no government would be necessary. - James Madison

If you don't run your own life, somebody else will. - John Atkinson

You can't cross the sea merely by staring at the water. - Rabindranath Tagore

It's time for the human race to enter the solar system. - Dan Quayle

Water, air, and cleanliness are the chief articles in my pharmacy. - Napoleon Bonaparte

Whenever I see an adult on a bicycle I have hope for the human race. - H G Wells

You can't trust water: Even a straight stick turns crooked in it. - WC Fields

You can run out of garlic, but you can't really run out of music. - Jace Wayland

The race is not always to the swift, but to those who keep on running. - Unknown

I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it. - WC Fields

I don't make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts. - Will Rogers

In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is freedom, in water there is bacteria. - Ben Franklin

The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat. - Lily Tomlin

The mystery of government is not how Washington works but how to make it stop. - P.J. O'Rourke

Adam, the first great benefactor of our race. He brought death into the world. - Mark Twain

A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul. - George Bernard Shaw

We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run over. - Ambrose Bierce

It isn't failing that spells one's downfall; it's running away, giving up. - Michel Greco

The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth. - Chinese Proverb

All men should strive to learn before they die, what they are running from, and to, and why. - James Thurber

If NASA really wants to find water on Mars, they should just send me there to hit a golf ball. - Gene Jaster

I think it's an absolute disaster that Australia, the government, allowed kangaroo culling. - Steve Irwin

So, if we lie to the government, it's a felony.
But if they lie to us, it's politics. - Bill Murray

I'm not going to run for governor because I'm having too much fun doing what I'm doing now. - Donald Trump

Ex-Presidents of the United States get state subsidies. Not so in Russia. You get no government support. - Mikhail Gorbachev

When government accepts responsibility for people, then people no longer take responsibility for themselves. - George Pataki

Don't waste a minute not being happy. If one window closes, run to the next window - or break down a door. - Brooke Shields

I keep looking for one more teacher, only to find that fish learn from the water and birds learn from the sky. - Mark Nepo

I love Canada. It makes a nice hat for America. When America runs out of water, it's the first place I'll go. - Ryan Reynolds

We're all trying to keep up in this stupid race. But that won't be much fun when we're floating in space. - John Symeou

If the government was as afraid of disturbing the consumer as it is of disturbing business, this would be some democracy. - Kin Hubbard

Tarry a moment to watch the chaos of a playground, crayola-colored shirts of running children, all trying out their wings. - Dr. SunWolf

Even a race to Obama, she was gonna beat Obama. I don't know who would be worse, I don't know, how could it be worse? - Donald Trump

Running! If there's any activity happier, more exhilarating, more nourishing to the imagination, I can't imagine what it might be. - Joyce Carol Oates

When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my country. I make up for lost time when I am at home. - Winston Churchill

If you are going to win any battle, you have to do one thing. You have to make the mind run the body. Never let the body tell the mind what to do. - George S Patton

If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read: "President Can't Swim." - Lyndon B. Johnson


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15-Oct-2019