CREEMORE : 63 days to go!

June 23, 2018

Participant Centre

We've raised

$35,554.00

Our Goal

$250,000.00

Percentage

Leader Boards

Top 20 Participants

  1 -  Raised $1,500+ Tim Smith ($5,510.00)
  2 -  Raised $1,500+ Rui Umezawa ($2,701.00)
  3 -  Raised $1,500+ Remo Guerra ($2,550.00)
  4 -  Raised $1,500+ Margaret Wilkie ($2,350.00)
  5 -  Raised $1,500+ Sheri Cohen ($2,268.00)
  6 -  Raised $1,500+ Claude "Rip" Riopelle ($2,175.00)
  7 -  Raised $1000+ Tony Ciccocioppo ($1,260.00)
  8 -  Raised $1000+ John Doherty ($1,150.00)
  9 -  Raised $1000+ Mitchell Kamiel ($1,145.00)
  10 -  Raised $1000+ Joanne Taylor ($1,120.00)
  11 -  Raised $1000+ Michael Lee ($1,105.00)
  12 -  Raised $1000+ Sharon Colle ($1,018.00)
  13 -  Raised $500+ David Laws ($875.00)
  14 -  Raised $500+ Chelsea Mohler ($715.00)
  15 -  Raised $500+ Steve Ashton ($653.00)
  16 -  Raised $500+ Henry Nirenberg ($603.00)
  17 -  Raised $500+ Heather Sheardown ($585.00)
  18 -  Raised $500+ Rob Mauro ($565.00)
  19 -  Raised $500+ Emma Arenson ($550.00)
  20 -  Raised $500+ Lucy Vanderklugt ($545.00)

Top 20 Teams

  1 -  The Crankers ($9,760.00)
  2 -  Silkie Smooth Riders -- TRAILBLAZERS ($5,171.00)
  3 -  TREK TORONTO ($4,485.00)
  4 -  Craigleith Visionaries ($4,225.00)
  5 -  Bike United ($1,160.00)
  6 -  D'Ornellas Cycling Club ($1,145.00)
  7 -  No Training Wheels! ($1,118.00)
  8 -  DOVS Aeroriders ($825.00)
  9 -  Paoli/Heyden ($700.00)
  10 -  Momsquad ($410.00)
  11 -  Gears N Beers ($125.00)
  12 -  The Eye Ballers ($50.00)
  13 -  Cycle for Sight Donations ($50.00)

Registration Details

Price

All riders must register for $25 (goes up to $50 on May 1, 2018) and raise a minimum of $600 (individual riders and each tandem team).

Registration includes:

  • Choice of distances: 50 km, 100 km, 150 km
  • Invite to Cycle for Sight Launch Party
  • Exclusive Cycle for Sight jersey (sizes not guaranteed)
  • Personal webpage for easy online fundraising
  • Complimentary indoor training rides
  • Rider gift bag
  • Well-marked route with directional signage
  • Volunteer guides and support
  • Bike mechanics and EMS
  • Rest stops en route with unlimited snack and beverages
  • Finish line celebration party with complimentary food and drinks
  • Fundraising prizes and awards

For information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jennifer Grant at jgrant@ffb.ca or 1-800-461-3331

It's A Throwback Sunday Sweat

Join us for this up-beat, full-body 50 minute training session with killer moves and your favourite throw-back tunes to get you ready for the Cycle for Sight Creemore Ride on June 23.

Where: CycleBar Leaside, 1866 Bayview Ave, Suite 103, Toronto (Free Parking)

When: Sunday, May 6th at 11:30 am

Who: Open to everyone who wants to sweat!

It's A Throwback: To celebrate our 10th anniversary, don your favourite Cycle for Sight Jersey from years past to win a door prize. Don't have one, don't worry - we'll have some extra on-hand!

Cost: $35 includes full CycleBar amenities, door prizes and tasty wind down refreshments.

Only one class - so space is limited. Register here

Cycle bar Leaside.

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Prepare for the ride

Training

Free spin classes are being held in cities across the country to help Cycle for Sight riders prepare for their event. Check out our Facebook page for details on Spin classes near you.

And check out these training plans from Cycling Weekly to help you get fitter, train for speed and/or push your mileage further.

Learn more

Nutrition

What you eat and drink before, during and after a big ride is the key to success. Check out this article from Cycling Weekly to learn how to fuel for long distance rides.

Read more

Become a Corporate Fundraising Supporter!

Rally your business or cycling club together and hit the road to help us raise money to restore hope and sight!

Each business or cycling club that registers a team and sets a minimum fundraising goal of $2,500 will be recognized as a Cycle for Sight Fundraising Supporter:

  • Your logo included on our website, Facebook and weekly enews
  • Your team's story / organizational message on how you are helping the FFB's mission to cure blindness shared on Facebook posts and enews
  • Event day messaging and logo inclusion
  • And we'll thank you in our post event report that will be emailed to all participants

How to register your team:

  1. Register your team by clicking here.
  2. Set your fundraising goal to minimum $2,500 (for up to 4 team members. Increase goal by $600 for each additional team member).
  3. Email Jen at jgrant@ffb.ca to confirm participation as a corporate or community fundraising supporter.

Get your team registered so we can start sharing how your organization is helping to cure blindness.

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Looking to Volunteer? Volunteer Registration

Cycle for Sight volunteers make the event enjoyable for everyone. Whether you are helping to set up route markers or cheering on cyclists as they embark on their journey, we want you to be part of the event! Fill out the volunteer registration form and we will get back to you closer to event date to confirm details.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Our Executive Committees are filled with dedicated volunteers, who spend months and months planning and preparing, to ensure that you enjoy your experience at Cycle for Sight each year. We are very grateful for their commitment and support.

  • Co-Chair Kevin Anderson
  • Chelsea Mohler
  • Huong Luu
  • Mort Mitchnick
  • Nada Jorna
  • Ana Juricic
  • Peter Rethazy
  • Co-Chair Mitchell Kamiel
  • Allegra Sheppardieu
  • Dave Sweeny
  • Gary Pine
  • Joanne Taylor
  • Deborah Tennant
  • Emma Arenson