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