Where Did Terry Fox Stop Running. Why did terry fox stop running in thunder bay? Terry's dream of earning $1 from every canadian to combat cancer was accomplished on february 5, 1981.
I couldn't stop crying when i talked about greg. terry had to quit jogging west of thunder bay, ontario, on september 1, 1980, after 143 days and 5,373 kilometers because his main malignancy had progressed to his lungs. Terry passed away on june 28, 1981 at the age 22. The only thing that could have stopped terry from reaching the pacific ocean did.