White Rock BC

Sunday September 25 2022

10:00am to 1:00pm

Registration at 9:00am

Memorial Park White Rock

14970 Marine Drive

At the entrance of the White Rock Pier

2022 White Rock Route Map

Click on route map for downloadable PDF

Thank You to Our Local Sponsors

Whalley Legion
Ashberry & Logan Logo

Featuring the music of Larrie Forbes and the Vancouver Naval Vets Band

Vancouver Naval Military Band

Barbecued lunch provided by

Knights of Columbus
MBS Techservices

TEAM LEADS

Marc Burchell

Marc Burchell

Marc is one of the Co-founders and Co-national Organizer of the Canadian Walk for Veterans, founded in 2018. The son of a Second World War veteran, he spent over 40 years working in the retail fashion industry, ending up as a partner in Suzanne’s, a chain of 52 ladies fashion stores across western Canada. Over the past 15 years he has been very active in his community as a member of the White Rock (BC) Economic Development Committee, Volunteer Consultant for White Rock-South Surrey Hospice Society, Volunteer Consultant for Peach Arch Hospital Auxiliary Society, Past- President of Equitas Disabled Soldiers Funding Society, Director and Treasurer of Sources Community Resource Centers and Founding Director & President of the Surrey-White Rock Community Engagement Society. Marc currently lives in South Surrey BC with his wife Dodi, has 2 sons and 4 grandchildren.

Dr. Matthew Kane

Dr. Matthew Kane

Matt joined the military at age 17 as a mechanic in the Royal Canadian Navy. He transferred to Military Intelligence and was commissioned from the ranks. Matt quickly found a passion for his work in Military Intelligence and was involved in various operations in the Middle East, Somalia, the Persian Gulf, the Gulf of Aden, and the BC coast. Matt’s final job in the military was leading an intelligence cell conducting operations against Taliban Improvised Explosive Device financiers, suppliers and makers. After sustaining numerous injuries in the line of duty, Matt left the military in 2014 where he went on to complete a Master’s Degree in Psychology in which he studied deception detection, and then completed a Ph.D. in 2018. He lives in South Surrey BC with his wife and daughter and is an entrepreneur owner of Solaris Intelligence.

Marc Burchell & Dr. Matthew Kane
Awarded the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

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  • Come and join us for our fifth annual Canadian Walk For Veterans at White Rock, BC!

    Date & Location

    Sunday September 25 2022

    10:00am to 1:00pm

    Registration at 9:00am

    Memorial Park White Rock

    14970 Marine Drive

    At the entrance of the White Rock Pier

  • Price: $ 25.00 CAD
    Admission and a commemorative coin
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