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“Ruck to Remember”

Supporting our Canadian Forces Members as they finish off their “Ruck To Remember” walk from Hamilton into Parry Sound. They made the trek carrying bricks in the Ruck Bags with the names of fallen soldiers engraved in them. The Ruck Bags weighed anywhere from 40 to 80lbs making this trek a grueling journey for the soldiers. The soldiers made this trek to bring attention to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and raise funds for the cause. The “Ruck Walk” ended at the Parry Sound Legion where the bricks were laid out, and the names of the fallen displayed. It was a great honor for Parry Sound and Seguin Firefighters as well as Parry Sound OPP and EMS to walk with the soldiers into town to end their long journey. …read more