2019 event - June 2 2019
$9,445.00.00 was raised during the June 2 2019 West Nipissing Cycle for Charity Fun Bike Ride event.
$5,400.00 was donated to the West Nipissing Community Health Center for the purchase of bikes for youths between the ages of 12 and 16 years old.
THANK YOU everyone for your donations, sponsorship and participation in this event!
183 registered cyclists \ 172 cyclists rode the event
Thank you to our honorary cyclist Ghislain Ducharme.
Thank you to all the volunteers. A special thank you to our West Nipissing Police Service, Nipissing Paramedics, West Nipissing Fire Service, the Caisse populaire, Savage Ford, Horner-Poitras Optometrist, Julie Aubin from Pharmasave, Dr. Michel Roberge, the West Nipissing Community Health Centre.
Thank you to our photographers Monique Brisson and Isabel Moseler.
Thank you to all of our sponsors: West Nipissing Sanitation, Lavigne Tavern, Michaud Levesque, Cycleworks, Pharmasave, West Nipissing Tribune, Rivet Insurance, Vital Nutrition vitale and the many sponsors who sponsored student bike riders.
See complete photo album of June 2 2019 on our west nipissing cycleforcharity
The West Nipissing Cycle for Charity grew out of our passion for cycling and the desire to promote healthy living. The West Nipissing Cycle for Charity is an annual event and all proceeds go to an active fund raising activity.
In October of 2016 was held the first West Nipissing Cycle for Charity event. Ninety-six (96) cyclists and sixteen (16) volunteers participated in this event.
In June 2017, 152 people registered for the FUN BIKE RIDE!
June 2018, $8,567.00 was raised and 192 cyclists participated in the event!
Proceeds go to BIKES FOR KIDS. This project, in conjunction with the West Nipissing Commmunity Health Centre, will give bikes, helmets and locks to children in need.
Come and see the latest in cycling technology.
A representative will be on site to demonstrate Specialized E-bikes.
This fun ride consists of the choice of four distances:
25 kilometers (view map)
25 kilometers is a leisure ride it starts at the Sturgeon Falls Caisse Populaire up King Street turn left on John Street towards to Drive in Road onto Cache Bay Road cross Hyw 17 to Levac Rd to Leclair Rd to Hyw 64 to the Lavigne Tavern in Lavigne – the proposed Voyageur Cycling Route through our Community, a Northeastern Ontario Initiative through Discover Routes Trails Organization.
A shuttle will return you and your bike to Sturgeon Falls.
50 kilometers (view map)
50 kilometers, for those who are up to it, follows the same route as the 25 kilometer run with return to Sturgeon Falls using the same route.
100 kilometers (view map)
100 kilometers for those of you are experienced riders. Same departure and route however you pass Lavigne and go to North Monetville on your return you stop off at the Tavern for lunch.
Cost is $40
Ten ($10) for children accompanying a registered parent ( to cover the cost of the lunch ).
Your entry fee will cover your registration water and lunch.
Register before MAY 15th 2019 to receive your free gift.
We will ride rain or shine, so plan to get into the saddle and come and participate for a great cause. We will guarantee a fun time with great people.
Helmets are COMPULSORY! / Le port de casque protecteur est obligatoire!
For further information please contact Dan at 705.753.2487 or click here to send us a message!
Let us not forget the people who are making this possible :