Tip - to - Tip Challenge

     The first annual Tip-to-Tip Challenge in support of the UPEI-FA Scholarship fund was held on Friday, October 18th and Saturday, October 19th. Thirty people ran, walked, biked, and motorcycled across PEI to raise nearly $2,000 (and counting) toward this important program.

The infamous "Guardian" photo. Shannon Murray              Robin and Sharon Neill, and David Sims,

and Larry Hale representing those who hiked and                  circumnavigated the island by

bicycled across PEI, respectively. Robin Neill and                    motorcycle in about five hours.

David Sims organized the motorcycle portion of the event.

We wish to thank all of our donors, the organizing committee, and especially all of those who participated in this event:

     Cathy Callaghan     Barb Campbell      Alice Crook     Barb Curley      

     Doug Dahn      Kendra Day      Mike Edmonds      Shannon Fitzpatrick

     Anne Furlong       Kathy Gotschall-Pass        Rosemary Herbert

      Catherine Innes-Parker      Richard Kurial      Derek Lawther        Peggy Leahey

     Richard Lemm      Geoff Lindsay      Barry Linkletter      Debbie MacLellan

     Don Mazer      Donna Murnaghan      Shannon Murray      Robin Neill

      Sharon Neill      Tara Nogler      Gordie Noye       Fiona O'Donoghue      Tim Ogilve

      Sheldon Opps     Andy Robb       Dan Ryan      Katherine Schultz      David Sims

      Philip Smith      Grace Vos        Gerald Wandio      Lori Weeks

A special thanks to the UPEI Biology Club for organizing the post-event barbecue.

The 2003 version of the event is being planned! More information will be forthcoming in April or May.