Stair Climb for Children's Cancer


Results Announcement:  Congratulations to everyone who supported the Stair Climb this year.  We raised an incredible $50,000.00!!!  These proceeds will support the Wheels of Hope Famly Provided Transportation Program and important Pediatric Cancer Research that is saving children's lives!

Award winners:

Top Climb Buddy Grand Prize:  Scott Gemmell.  His climb buddies raised $3,050 including his family team, Where's the Elevator, Ridley Tigers and Oren's Team from 2dayFM.  Scott has won a 'Celebrate Life' party package courtesy of Atlantis Inflatables!

Top Individual Fundraisers:  Scott Raso - $2435, Matthew Simatovic - $2115, Samantha Law - $1,360

Top family/friend Teams:  Julia's Angels - $5,125, Where's the Elevator - $2,195, Duellin' Divas - $2,143

Top business/organization Teams:  Waterloo Warriors - $2,825, Niagara Falls Professional Firefighters - $2,617, St. Catharines Professional Firefighters - $2,590

Top elementary school:  Greendale, Niagara Falls - $670

Top High School:  Notre Dame, Welland - $804

Fastest Times: 

Individuals:  Pamela Jenkins - 4 min. 7 sec., Jake Stevenson - 4 min. 15 sec., Kenneth Groves - 4 min. 20 sec.

VIP Athletes:  Chris Laverick - 4 min 8 sec., Daniel Casaca - 5 min. 0 sec.



Join Olympic Heroes and Hopefuls to STEP up in the fight against Children's Cancer

Stair Climb for Children's Cancer is a family-friendly event that involves climbing 660 stairs up the world-famous Skylon Tower in picturesque Niagara Falls, Ontario. Participants pay a $20 registration fee and are asked to raise pledges. Register online and raise funds with your personal fundraising page and/or raise funds offline with the pledge sheet. If you prefer to register offline, print the and return it to the local society office or bring it with you on the day of the climb. Registration includes an event t-shirt (guaranteed if registered by April 3, 2015) and participants may earn prizes for pledges raised. In addition to the prizes listed on the prizes page, we also have gift cards from CCSwirls for the level 2 and level 3 fundraising ranges.  You can choose one of the Stair Climb branded prizes listed on the page or a $10 CCSwirls gift card for level 2 and $20 CCSwirls gift card for level 3.

Join Canadian Olympic Heroes and Hopefuls in the climb buddy program and climb for a local child cancer survivor. When you become a climb buddy, your fundraising also helps that child to win the "Celebrate" party package  sponsored by Atlantis Inflatables!

Be sure to Like us on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/stair climbforchildrens cancer and follow us on Twitter @ccsstairclimb

New:  Stair Climb Training Program - Get ready for the big climb!   Check out the video Chris Manning produced and the training plan document .  This training will get you to the top quickly and safely!

Read more about the event or register today!

Stair Climb for Children's Cancer

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Skylon Tower, Niagara Falls, Ontario

For more information, please contact:

Angela Daley
905-684-6455 ext. 3151

Fundraising Progress
Goal: $63,000.00
Raised: $35,279.93
Top Teams
  1 -  Julia's Angels-07 ($4,975.00)
  2 -  Waterloo Warriors ($2,825.00)
  3 -  St. Catharines Professional Fire Fighters Local 485 ($2,570.00)
  4 -  Niagara Falls Professional Firefighters Assocition ($2,405.00)
  5 -  The Duell'in Divas ($1,896.93)
  6 -  B'in Love ($1,590.00)
  7 -  Where's the Elevator? ($1,135.00)
  8 -  Socacize ($865.00)
  9 -  Team Barn ($790.00)
  10 -  Lemon Sunshine ($605.00)
Top Participants
  1 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Matthew Simatovic ($2,115.00)
  2 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Jeff Glaves ($2,005.00)
  3 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Samantha Law ($1,430.00)
  4 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Scott Raso ($1,090.00)
  5 -  Gold Daffodil Ginelle Mendonca ($1,065.00)
  6 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Amanda Robertson ($800.00)
  7 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Traci Gemmell ($670.00)
  8 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Sandy Tsontzidis ($625.00)
  9 -  Gold Daffodil Self Pledger Alia Rashid ($615.00)
  10 -  Silver Daffodil Self Pledger Therese Legault ($553.00)
Highlights from Stair Climb 2014

2 Day Atlanta
H2 Only Walker
Skylon Tower Brand