Great turnout, weather for Hansen Relay

The sun was shining as 14 medal bearers took the medal through Castlegar on Sunday for the Rick Hansen Relay's 25th anniversary.

All of the Castlegar Rick Hansen Relay medal bearers pose for a picture at the community complex on Sunday.

All of the Castlegar Rick Hansen Relay medal bearers pose for a picture at the community complex on Sunday.



The sun was shining as 14 medal bearers took the medal through Castlegar on Sunday for the Rick Hansen Relay’s 25th anniversary.

More than 500 people were on hand at the Castlegar Community Complex as final medal bearer Brayden Biln brought the medal in. Attendees heard speeches from dignitaries as well as Rick Hansen Foundation representatives. There were other fun events such as a hockey shoot-out with the Castlegar Rebels, a barbecue with the Lion’s Club and the Hospice Society, dancers, singers, and cake!