Cancervive Tour 2020
September 24 - 29, 2020
NOTE: This fundraising site is ONLY for cyclists and volunteers who are raising funds for Wellspring Calgary. For Wellspring Edmonton participants, please contact Chris Reese, Cancervive GM, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Tour
Cancervive Cycle Tour Dates are September 24 - 29, 2020, in Osoyoos, BC. On September 24th, 2020, cyclists and volunteers and all required gear including bikes, will be transported to Osoyoos BC in rented vans. We will ride for 4 days on September 25th to the 28th through the beautiful routes in the south Okanagan. Each day, there will be 3 routes for Cyclists to choose from. Routes will range from 60kms to 130kms. You will need a good road bike that fits you well to really enjoy this experience. Cancervive Cycle Tour is a life-changing ride in support of those affected by cancer. This annual charity bike ride benefits Wellspring Calgary and Wellspring Edmonton.
September 29th, 2020 we transport everyone back to Calgary. This is the second year in a row we are going to Osoyoos. The fall views, with ripe vineyards and, inviting lake front and friendly locals are so welcoming! There are many fine foods establishments to visit in and around Osoyoos which makes the tour a lot of fun. Vineyards and orchards are in full bloom at this time and usually the weather is still favorable for cycling.
The Cancervive Cycle Tour is a fully-supported ride with all nutritious food and beverages provided. Riders and volunteers stay in one location and all meals are included. Support crews and vehicles include a bike mechanic, support vehicles, and volunteers who support the riders and we provide bike transportation.
1. Cyclist: Cycle the full Tour. Registration fee: $100 (tax receiptable), plus an additional fundraising commitment of $2900 (for a total of $3000) due by August 31, 2020.
2. Volunteer: Join us on the full Tour in support of Wellspring Calgary and the cyclists. Registration fee: $100 donation (tax receiptable) to help offset the costs of participating.
The Cancervive Foundation of Alberta is a non-profit society that organizes and administers all aspects of the Cancervive Cycle Tour. When you join the Tour you're not only joining a charity bike ride, you're becoming part of an extended family. Cancervive is volunteer-based, directing 100% of donated funds to Alberta Wellspring centres.
To learn more about the Tour, go to cancervive.ca or get in touch with Cancervive General Manager, Christine Reese, at email@example.com.
About Wellspring Calgary
Wellspring Calgary is a warm and welcoming community that provides support, resources and programs to those affected by cancer. Wellspring addresses the fear, isolation, and practical problems cancer brings to their lives. Programs and resources are offered free of charge and without a referral, so no one has to face cancer alone.
Wellspring is grateful to the organizers, riders, and supporters of the Cancervive Cycle Tour without whom the ride couldn't happen.
To learn more about Wellspring Calgary visit wellspringcalgary.ca.