Runner #1 (Nov/Dec 2020) – Carla Duttenhoffer

Age: 43

Occupation: Stay at home Mom

Favorite Hobby: Baking

Carla’s Charity: The Homes for Heroes Foundation

Reason: As an ex member of the forces, the realities of what our vets are faced with after enduring difficult situations abroad make any sort of help that exists here when they get home is invaluable and needs everyone’s support.

Runner # 2 (Jan/Feb 2021)- Michael Markowski

Age: 43

Occupation: Engineer

Most prized piece of running gear: GPS Watch

Michael’s Charity: Risky Genes (HBOC Society)

Reason: Michael’s wife was struck by a bout with breast cancer. The fact that the gene that was the catalyst for the cancer’s outbreak pointed a giant spotlight on how important it is to create awareness for hereditary cancers and early recognition.

Runner #3 (Mar/Apr 2021)- Chris Skrenek

Age: 42

Occupation: Surveyor

Favorite place to run: Edmonton’s river valley trail system

Chris’ Charity: Second Chance Animal Rescue Society (SCARS)

Reason: A love of dogs and a genuine concern for their care and well-being.