Join us in a tribute to Terry McKinty

Saturday March 12, 2016
Noon-5pm "Drop-in"


R.A. Center,
2451 Riverside Drive,
Courtside 'B' Room
Ottawa, ON K1H 7X7

Feel free to drop in at any time, or stay for the afternoon, as memories are shared in a tribute Terry.

Guest Speakers :

  • Marc Roy (1:00 p.m.) – Friend and Business Colleague
  • Laurie Stephens (2:00 p.m.) – Friend and Coached by Terry in the Early Years
  • Jim Dickson (2:45 p.m.) – Mentor and One of Terry’s Best Friends
  • Charlotte Balez (McKinty) (3:30 p.m.) – “Littlest Sister”
  • Ian Fraser (4:30 p.m.) – Friend and Former TBM & Somersault Participant and Business Colleague
  • Beaton Classic Video Viewing – This is where it all started!
  • Tribute by Friends of the Ottawa Triathlon Club
  • Terry’s Favourite Song

There will be ongoing donations to Canadian Tire Jump Start (see JoAnn Heale in the Courtside A Room)

A cash bar will be available.

In addition, many of you have great anecdotes, short stories, quotes and pictures that come to mind when you think of Terry, and we would like to share them in this tribute as a celebration of life.

If you would like to contribute to this memorial, we welcome those of you who would like to contribute something as follows :

  • If you have a short story, quote, image to contribute, please email us a ‘finished – ready-to-go’ print quality 8.5”x 11” PDF file and be sure to include your name in the final file.

  • If you have separate JPEG images, or have one included in the above PDF, please also send it through on its own so we can incorporate it in a separate slideshow presentation.

Please  send your files to : by Wednesday March 9th.

We sincerely appreciate your time and effort, and invite you to share this invitation to contribute with others.

You can also visit the Somersault Facebook page at :

Terry's Obituary from the Ottawa Citizen can be read by clicking here.

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