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Frederick, John '71 - Squash

John may have been the Ontario Open Squash Champion, Bermuda Open Squash Champion, Canadian Over 40 Squash Champion, Canadian Over 45 Squash Champion, and two-time Ontario Over 50 Squash Champion, but his greatest sport memory is about a running race—his first Boston Marathon.

It was to be the first of 31 consecutive Boston Marathons he has run. A tenacious competitor, dedicated and courageous athlete, and staunch supporter and developer of Canadian squash, John advocates for the joy of participation in sport at any level. 
 
"My greatest lesson in sport, is the importance of the camaraderie through sport participation.”
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With more than 700 students from 60 countries, the largest boarding programme in Ontario and the third largest in Canada, Ridley College is a truly international, co-educational, day and boarding school of the world that prepares students for the world. It has provided enriching learning and life-shaping experiences focused on the arts, academics, and athletics since 1889. Ridley’s Lower School offers JK-Grade 8, its Upper School consists of Grade 9-PG, and Ridley graduates attend some of the top universities and colleges around the world. Ridley is the only   co-ed independent boarding school in Canada and one of only three in North America authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) continuum programme.