Terry told several thousand people that his fame was not meant to be of the Run, he wasn’t interested in wealth or notoriety, and that he was just a guy running across the country to collect money for cancer research. He also said that the Marathon had to continue even without him.

“Today I couldn’t run as I didn’t sleep last night. I met my parents and Judy in a surprise meeting at 3 miles. Slept for 5 hours and then did 10 more which took me into Metro Toronto. Again unreal reception.”