Donation Towards OFSAA XC Provincial Championships

Date: June 15, 2017


(PEMBROKE, ON) –Provincial Constable Jack Gibson, No. 10-North Branch President OPPA presents a cheque for $500.00 to Valour JK-12 School Phys-ed Department head, Rick Schroeder and issued a challenge to all Ottawa Valley Emergency Response Units, Associations, Unions, and former xc team members to beat or meet the donation.
Both are pictured wearing their rival 1980 XC high school team jackets. Jack Gibson (left) Deep river Mackenzie HS Mustangs. Rick Schroeder (Right) Pembroke Champlain HS Coureur de Bois.
The Petawawa School is hosting the Provincial high school cross-country championships on November 4th 2017. There is also a pre-race on the 8th of October 2017. This will be one of the Valley’s biggest amateur athletic events in years with 1800 students and 5000 spectators expected to attend.
Donations, Business Sponsorships and volunteers are required to cover upfront costs and make this event run smoothly. If you wish to volunteer contact Terry Service at or fill out their google form located on their Facebook page at OFSSA Cross Country 2017.
Please Donate by July 31st 2017 to Valour JK-12 School C/O Cathy Schroeder, 19 Leeder Lane, Petawawa, On, K8H 0B8. Email: Phone 613-687-2121.  
Contact:  Cst. Jack Gibson
                Upper Ottawa Valley OPP Detachment
                Tel# (613) 732-3332
                Cell # (613) 633-3294
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