$52,352.30 raised at the Relay for Life

Last week’s Relay for Life raised $52,352.30 for the Canadian Cancer Society, Chairwoman Cheryl Fry said Monday.

“Thank you Revelstoke for another great successful Relay For Life,” she said in a statement.

Cheryl said the great prizes went to:

Top Teams

The Waterways Houseboat Trip went to Team Gloria for raising $18,304.15, in turn they gave their trip to the Cancer Group.

Halcyon Hot Springs Pool Passes went to Coopers’ Troopers for raising $6,540.77.

Honorable Mentions went to Farmersavers for raising $4,409.25, the Wright Cause team who pulled in $3,317.41 and the Dazzling Divas who raised $2,734.48

Top Individuals

Wayne Murray, who raised $4,381.50. He won the first prize, a day of heli skiing with Selkirk Tangiers .

Carrie Ball won the second prize — a season’s pass to Revelstoke Mountain Resort for raising $1,425.

Honorable Mentions went to Brenda Schonfelder for pulling in $1,335, Bruce Tremblay who raised $1,300 and Trevor Hollenberg, who had donations of $1,090.

“Thank you, thank you, thank you to all of the committee members: Lindy Silano, Kim McTaggart, Evelyn Daniels, Leslie Pirnke, Rob Tippe , Lyn Welock, Greg Louttit, Wayne Murray,  Joel Olson, and all of the volunteers for the day,” Cheryl said. “You all did a tremendous job. Thank you also to our two MCs for the day — Jeff Murray of E-Z Rock and James McDonald of A&W.”

She also thanked all of the event’s sponsors:

Hillcrest Hotel and Coast Resort, Waterways Houseboats, Revelstoke Times Review, EZ-Rock Radio, The Revelstoke Current  Stoke FM, Revelstoke Pharmasave, Revelstoke Mountain Resort, A&W Restaurant, SkyTrek Adventure Park, Halcyon Hot Springs, Cooper’s Foods, City of Revelstoke, Rona Building Supply, School District 19, Class A Construction, Revelstoke Septic Service, the Last Drop, Free Spirit Sports, Flowt, C.P Rail, Isabella’s Ristorante, Conversations, La Baguette, Infinite Power sports, Buns and Beyond, Beyond Gifts, Evolve, Grizzly Auto, Rev Child Care Society, Regent Inn, Mt Begbie Brewing , Apex rafting , Tim Hortons, Southside Food Mart, Revelstoke’s Own Water and Ice, Signs Ink, Refinery Day Spa and Salon, Salon Safari and Academy, Revelstoke Florists, Ron Nixon, Bonafide Accessories, Carol’s Corner, All Good Things Revelstoke, Miranda Astra, Lashed and Lavished, Selkirk Graphics, Benoit’s Wine Bar, Kowakubo, the Inn On The River and everyone in the community else who helped this be a successful event.

“I apologize if I left anyone out as there are so many to say thank you to,” Cheryl said.

“See you all next year — Sunday June 8, 2014, at the Mountain View School Ball Field.”