Mari McMillan

Mari McMillan
Mari co-founded The Great Climate Race, a nonprofit that raises awareness about climate solutions and crowdfunds for solar energy with her partner Ben West because they wanted to do something tangible to solve the climate crisis. Her personal goal is to see at least one gigawatt of solar installed by the Great Climate Race community but for now she’s running and walking across Canada to help bring attention to the need to for solar energy worldwide. Support Mari

Ben West

Ben West
Ben West is a is a campaigner, writer, runner, vlogger, juggler, animal lover and street art addict. He says he would rather be doing comedy if there wasn’t so much serious stuff going on. Recently his focus has been working on energy and transportation solutions in partnership with First Nations and community groups around the Salish Sea. He co-founded the Great Climate Race, to create an opportunity for people to do something positive by walking and running to raise money for renewable energy projects in their communities. Support Ben

Rosie

Rosie
Rosie McMillan is also a co-founder of the Great Climate Race. She is the team's running coach, comic relief and much more. Rosie “The Riveting” is assumed to be half kangaroo and half seal pup. She might be the first dog to have her own Garmin Running watch. She is the team's secret weapon. Support Rosie