The Kids

​Great Cycle Challenge Canada exists for one reason fight kids' cancer!

Our goal is to bring an end to childhood cancer for all kids across Canada to give them the brighter futures they deserve. Please read the stories below to meet our amazing ambassadors for the Great Cycle Challenge.

Meet Owen

It was a surreal experience for Owen’s parents, as treatment for what was thought to be a common cold after a snow trip evolved into a leukemia diagnosis.

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Meet Marky

Young Marky faced the battle of a lifetime after he was diagnosed with leukemia and placed in the critical care unit.

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Meet Sarah

Sarah went to the doctor because she had developed a fever, little did she know that she was going to be diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

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Meet Kathryn

Meet Kathryn, this brave young lady has been battling neuroblastoma for the past 10 years and is determined to kick cancer's butt.

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Meet Beckett

At just 2 and a half months old, baby Beckett's parents were told their gorgeous little boy had Infant Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. 

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Meet Rayyan

Rayyan is a bright eye 11-year-old with a passion for chess, this young man is fighting the battle of his life after being diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

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