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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Plodding wins the race. - Aesop

Water that does not move is always shallow. - Sami Proverb

Man is not free unless government is limited. - Ronald Reagan

All government, of course, is against liberty. - H L Mencken

Every strike brings me closer to the next home run. - Babe Ruth

Racing is life. Everything else is just... waiting. - Steve McQueen

Most bad government results from too much government. - Thomas Jefferson

People run from rain but sit in bathtubs full of water. - Charles Bukowski

Always chase your dreams instead of running from your fears. - Unknown

Every decent man is ashamed of the government he lives under. - H L Mencken

I moved to Florida because you don't have to shovel water. - James Randi

We have the best government in the world... that money can buy. - Mark Twain

You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink. - English Proverb

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

Don't run as hard as you can - run as fast as you can without straining. - Jack Daniels

You can lead a horse to water but I'd rather ride it to the liquor store. - Wayne Nowazek

I was in the ROTC. Of course, ROTC stood for "Running off to Canada." - Jay Leno

A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty. - Unknown

That's the fastest time ever run - but it's not as fast as the world record. - David Coleman

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

I object to people running down the future. I intend to live the rest of my life there. - Charles F Kettering

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

Giving money and power to government is like giving whiskey and car keys to teenage boys. - P.J. O'Rourke

I believe there is something out there watching us. Unfortunately, it's the government. - Woody Allen

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time and your government when it deserves it. - Mark Twain

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

You haven't had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it's running. - Unknown

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

Character is, in the long run, the decisive factor in the life of individuals and of nations alike. - Theodore Roosevelt

Like the old adverb, "you can lead a gift horse to the water but ya can't look in his mouth." - Archie Bunker

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

After all, when a stone is dropped into a pond, the water continues quivering even after the stone has sunk to the bottom. - Arthur Golden

The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men. - Plato

The nine most terrifying words in the English language are,
"I'm from the government and I'm here to help." - Ronald Reagan

Love would never be a promise of a rose garden unless it is showered with light of faith, water of sincerity and air of passion. - Unknown

If you're skinny and you can't play hockey in Canada, you aren't left with a lot of options. I was left with running. - Malcolm Gladwell

Reminds me of my safari in Africa. Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days we had to live on nothing but food and water. - WC Fields

Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons, and you will find that it is to the soul what the water bath is to the body. - Oliver Wendell Holmes

F-E-A-R has two meanings:
'Forget Everything And Run' or
'Face Everything And Rise.'
The choice is yours. - Zig Ziglar

I'll love you, dear, I'll love you till China and Africa meet and the river jumps over the mountain and the salmon sing in the street. - W H Auden


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18-Feb-2020