Anne Beneteau

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My Activity Tracking

1,245
kms

My target 500 kms

I'm going the distance for Pedaling for Parkinson's

This summer I am taking part in Pedaling for Parkinson's - a cycling event that was created to raise awareness about Parkinson's and raise funds for research. Your donations support the Pedaling for Parkinson’s Research Grant and the Parkinson Canada Research Program.

As part of the event, I’ve set a challenging personal distance goal and am tracking my miles.

Parkinson's is a neurodegenerative disease. Movement is normally controlled by dopamine, a chemical that carries signals between the nerves in the brain. When cells that normally produce dopamine die, the symptoms of Parkinson's appear. Currently, there is no cure. The need is only increasing. More than 25 Canadians are diagnosed with Parkinson's every day; more than one person every hour. By 2031, the number of people living with Parkinson’s in Canada will more than double. Your support fuels the increasing need for research to improve quality of life and ultimately find a cure.

With your support we can help Parkinson Canada realize their vision of a better life today for Canadians living with Parkinson's; a world without Parkinson's tomorrow.

My Achievements

Looking Sharp: Uploaded Personal Picture

Communicator: Sent First Fundraising Email

Clipped In: First Activity Tracked

Fundraising Goal Met!

I Made a Personal Donation

Downstroke: $500 Raised

Peloton: $2,000+ Raised

On the Way: Halfway to KM Goal

Go the Distance: KM Goal Achieved

Thank you to my Sponsors

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Heidee Ripley

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Ian, Anita, Catriona & Alexander

Amazing achievement!

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Murdo Mclean

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Alexander Stronach

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Josephine Warwick

Hi Anne, we have been following your progress on FB. Well done. Our love and prayers to you and Dennis. God bless from Tony and Jo.

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Marion Gignac

God bless you and your family Anne

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Stuart And Lynn

Well done Anne. Thank you so much!

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Lydia Williams

Way to go Anne and Team ...You're inspirational and Amazing!

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Matt Ripley

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Danny Giesbrecht

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Annonymous

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Orysia Rivest

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Lloyd And Lily Macintyre

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Jon Taylor

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Anonymous

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Cheri Bornais

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Anonymous

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Lorraine Newell

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David Charron

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Grant & Vera Maguire

congratulations on your 500k challenge

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Mary Causton

Keep going... you can do this!!

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Cindy Mcphedran

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Anne Beneteau