ABOUT US

Dawson Mackinnon

Dawson Mackinnon is a young entrepreneur born and raised in Calgary, Alberta. Raised with strong values of teamwork, sportsmanship, and determination, Dawson has a wide variety of interests including but not limited to, spending time in the mountains with his dog Kiera, traveling and exploring new opportunities with his friends and family.  Dawson’s past in playing many sports such as volleyball, hockey, and lacrosse will help him prepare for the physical feat of the ~1200km ride.

Being raised with strong charitable values, Dawson has had many opportunities with local and national charities such as The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, The Calgary Humane Society, Kids Cancer Care, The Ronald McDonald House, and The Terry Fox Foundation. With a joke bet between friends on the way home from a guy’s weekend in Kelowna, Dawson saw the opportunity to help others in his ride from Calgary to Kelowna and back with teammate Troy Paul, they are supporting Testicular Cancer patients and research, in collaboration with the Canadian Cancer Society.

Please join Dawson in supporting this great cause by following Race your Balls off on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Marek Popin

Marek Popin is a Journeyman Welder born in Surrey, British Columbia and raised in Calgary, Alberta. Raised with strong values of family, determination, and to be self-driven. Marek has a wide variety of interests including but not limited to, fishing, spending time outdoors with friends, and videogames.  Marek’s involvement in many sports including Rugby and Snowboarding will help him prepare for the physical feat of the ~1200km ride.

 

Growing up with a strong sense of family and wanting to support local charity, Marek is looking forward to raising awareness for such a pertinent cause. With a joke bet between friends on the way home from a guy’s weekend in Kelowna, Marek’s friend Dawson saw the opportunity to help others in his ride from Calgary to Kelowna with Marek they are supporting Testicular Cancer patients and research, in collaboration with the Canadian Cancer Society.

 

Please join Marek in supporting this great cause by following Race your Balls off on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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