In preparation for his 27,000 km ride...
from Inuvik, Northwest Territories, north of the Arctic circle
to Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina, at the near southern most tip of South America
to raise funds for Equiterre
Quebecer Étienne Théroux, 26, will undertake a 1200 km "warm up" journey of Quebec, with stops in:
An ethical fashion show will be held on May 6 at the Hotel Castel in the Granby area.
A portion of the proceeds from this event, which is organized by the Fondation des jeunes pour l'environnement, will go to Equiterre.
Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
To buy tickets or for more information, please call 514 816-7246.
On Friday, four determined young men started their 6962-m assent of Mount Aconcagua in the Andes Mountains of Argentina. This is the 5th expedition for the Marathon vertical project, which involves climbing the highest mountains on seven continents to raise money for the environment. All proceeds will be split evenly between Equiterre and the Agissonsvert awareness-raising...
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