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Doreen and Robert Dick Fortitude Tour - 2020

posted Feb 19, 2020, 7:20 PM by Willy Froese   [ updated Feb 24, 2020, 2:31 PM ]
On Sunday March 1st, weather and conditions permitting,  the Whiteshell Cross Country Ski Club will hold its annual Doreen and Robert Dick Memorial Ski Tour in support of the ALS Society of Manitoba. 

For more information on who Doreen and Robert Dick were, and why the ski club has chosen to pay tribute to them, see their story on our website:
The event will be held at The Pinawa Club with registration at 12:00 pmand tours starting at 12:30 pm.

Guided tours range from an easy  4.5 k trail for novice skiers, a moderately difficult  8k trail for intermediate skiers, or a difficult 16 k for advanced skiers. All tours include rest spots at heated cabins.

Participants are encouraged to download a pledge sheet from the Whiteshell Cross Country Ski Club website to collect donations for the ALS Society of Manitoba, or to pledge themselves. Donations of $20.00 or more will be tax receipted.

Bring your own water bottle and snacks.

Following the event skiers and non skiers alike are invited to gather at the Pinawa Club Restaurant at 4:30 pm for socialization and dinner.

For pledge sheets use attached file, and find photos from last years tour at website:
For more information, call Lois at 204-753-2546, or

Willy Froese,
Feb 25, 2020, 7:28 PM