2001 Duck Race Details

2001 was the 14th Kiwanis Duck Race for Tiny Hearts at CHEO, presented this year by Farm Boy http://www.farmboy.ca. With 100,000 rubber ducks in the water, it was a great way to bring spring to Ottawa. 
Time and Place Saturday May 12th, 2001. The race starts at 13:00, however lots of action starting at 10:00 including music, antique cars, a kids zone, and lots of great smiles. The race begins at Hartwell Locks on the Rideau Canal near Carleton University, and finishes where the canal meets Dows Lake.
The Winners
1st prize #001987 M. Hartley - Robinson - 2001 Dodge Caravan, courtesy of Southbank Dodge Chrysler Jeep http://www.southbankdodge.com/ approximate retail value: $34,076
2nd Prize #085097 Noella Morris - 2001 Dodge Neon, courtesy of Southbank Dodge Chrysler Jeep http://www.southbankdodge.com/, approximate retail value: $25,164
3rd Prize #079664 Bert Alberty - Ladies 18k gold necklace with cabochon natural opal and diamonds, courtesy of Howard Manufacturing Jewellers Ltd http://www.howard.ca/., approximate retail value: $15,000
4th Prize #036184 Todd Esterak - 10,000 loonies courtesy of Royal Bank http://www.royalbank.com/ and Royal Bank Employees. $10,000
5th Prize #095208 Derek Bredenridge - Genuine leather living room collection consisting of a sofa, loveseat and chair by Elran, courtesy of Startop Furniture Plus, approximate retail value: $10,000
6th Prize #003116 Amber Duncan - Gift certificate towards the purchase of furniture, includes taxes, setup and deliver, courtesy of Ormes Furniture, approximate retail value: $5,000.
7th Prize #084812 Harry Barrett - Gift certificates for restaurants, attractions and accomodations, courtesy of Ottawa Tourism and Convention Authority http://www.tourottawa.org. $ 5,000
How to get a ticket All Ducks are $5 again this year and can be picked up through any of the these ticket locations: Farm Boy http://www.farmboy.ca, Southbank Dodge http://www.southbankdodge.com,
Staples http://www.staples.ca/, PharmaPlus, Scotiabank http://www.scotiabank.com/, Royal Bank http://www.royalbank.com, Bell http://www.bell.ca, Ormes Furniture, Howard Jewellers http://www.howard.ca, Startop Furniture Plus.
You can also make use of the Duck Race Hotline at 613-733-3300