Hope Classic 2015


Hope Classic Volunteer Meeting

Monday May 25, 2015 at 7pm at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, fourth floor conference room #13

This will be a short  meeting to distribute t-shirts, review & assign volunteer roles, and answer any questions you may have.  If you are planning on volunteering but cannot make it to the meeting, please email hope.classic@gmail.com to let us know.  Thanks!

The Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Southern Alberta is pleased to host the sixth annual Hope Classic: Walk, Run, Wheel to be held on Saturday June 6, 2015 at South Glenmore Park.  REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!  You can register online at the following link: https://www.events.runningroom.com/site/?raceId=11805 or go to the Running Room website and search for our race.  Walk in registration is also welcome on race day.  Here are the details:

2015 Hope Classic: Walk, Run, Wheel

South Glenmore Park, Calgary AB

9-10am Registration and race kit pick up

10:15am sharp, races begin

We encourage participants of all ages and abilities to walk, run, or wheel 1K, 5K, or 10K… finishing is winning!

Races are followed by a celebratory BBQ, childrens’ entertainment, and door prize draws.

Contact hope.classic@gmail.com for more information.  We hope to see you there!

For more information open the Brochure: 2015Hope Classic brochure Southern Alberta page 1

2015 Hope Classic Pledge Form Southern Alberta

Upcoming Event

Please read the attached notice from Wheelchair Basketball Canada.

It is exciting news that the Calgary Rollers women’s team will be hosting the event at Mount Royal University on April 17 -19, 2015.The Rollers invite everyone to come check out the the games and see some of the best Wheelchair Basketball Women in the world compete with their Club teams.The Canadian Women’s wheelchair Basketball Team is the current World Champs after winning at Home in Toronto this last summer.  Many of these women will be in Calgary to compete.Updated info will be posted on Wheelchair Basketball Website and the Clagary Wheelchair basketball facebook page as we get closer to the event.

If you or anyone you know is interested in sponsoring click here or volunteering please contact me.Or just come out and Cheer the Rollers on!!

Thanks,Lorna Shannon,WSA Southern AB Wheelchair Basketball Coordinator Calgary Wheelchair Basketball Rep

SBHASA Social Event: Calgary Hitmen Hockey Game

On Friday January 30 the SBHASA was pleased to host a number of members and their families at the Calgary Saddledome to watch the Hitmen take on the Prince Albert Raiders.  It was an exciting game and the Hitmen ended up winning 10-1!  Thanks to everyone who made it to the game.  It was a fun night!

Out next social event will be the Hope Classic on June 6.  All members and their families are encouraged to participate in any way they can, either through volunteering or taking part in the races, and are invited to attend the celebratory BBQ.  Please contact hope.classic@gmail.com for more info.


Did  you  know that this event is taking place in March only 3.5 hours from Calgary?



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SAVE THE DATE!!! The Southern Alberta Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association is pleased to announce our sixth annual Hope Classic will be held on Saturday June 6, 2015.  Stay tuned for more information & registration details.