Raised:
$200
0%Goal:
$100,000

Fraser Valley

Hosted by Cloverdale Community Kitchen

18Participants13Teams9Charities6Volunteers

What moves you? Join us on October 5, 2019 for the Ride for Refuge, a family-friendly cycling and walking fundraiser that supports charities who provide refuge and hope for displaced, vulnerable and exploited people everywhere.

About Cloverdale Community Kitchen

The Cloverdale Community Kitchen serves more than 12,000 meals a year. The fund raised through this year's Ride for Refuge will keep our kitchen operating, and will help us continue to provide food and care to those in need in our community.

Contact Us


Cloverdale Community Kitchen

Courtney van den Boogaard Manager of Communications & Community Engagement
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email info@rideforrefuge.org

Event Day Details

Save the date - RIDE Day is October 5, 2019!

The Ride for Refuge is a family-friendly cycling and walking fundraising event. Team Captains select their charity of choice when they start their team.


Start

We're working on finalizing our Start location - check back soon!


Times

Here's the schedule for the RIDE:

  • 8:00am - Registration opens
  • 8:45am - Opening Ceremonies
  • 9:00am - SEND-OFF (all distances)
  • 10:00am - Registration closes
  • 10:00am - Lunch service begins
  • 2:00pm - Lunch service ends
  • 2:00pm - Route closes

Yummy Food


  • There will be snacks at rest stops, and lunch will be available for participants when they return from their ride or walk.

  • We are not able to accommodate food sensitivities/allergies. If you have a dietary restriction, bring along some extra food/snacks.


Registration

Check-In:

All riders, walkers, and volunteers must:

  • check in
  • wear their event wristband once registered

Participants 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


Registration Type:

  • Children 0-10: Free to participate (but you’ll have to fundraise $75 to earn a t-shirt)
  • Youth 11-17: Fundraise $75 or more to earn your RIDE t-shirt or pay the $25 registration fee
  • Adults 18+: Fundraise $150 or more to earn the RIDE t-shirt or pay the $25 registration fee
  • Note: The registration fee increases to $40 on Monday, September 30th.

RIDE T-shirts are available on event day while supplies last and are available in sizes youth S to adult 3XL.


Have questions?

  • Visit our FAQ section!


Route Details

(+Route Options include:)

  • 10 km RIDE
  • 25 km RIDE
  • 50 km RIDE
  • 5 km WALK

Scroll down to view or print route maps!


  • Rest stops are available on all routes.
  • Route marshalls, rest stop attendants and sweep vehicle drivers will provide support along the route.
  • All participants 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.
  • Joggers are permitted on the walk route but must head to the front of the group.


What to Bring

  • cheques made out to "Ride for Refuge" and cash donations
  • a completed Pledge Form or My Results Form if you’re bringing in cash or cheques
  • 17 yrs and under or
  • who didn’t sign up online (before event day)
  • a cell phone for emergencies - recommended but not required
  • extra food or snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • a passion for the charity you're riding or walking for
  • a helmet (mandatory for all riders)
  • your bike (or walking shoes)
  • warm layers with moisture repelling clothing if cold or windy
  • your own water bottle - filled with icy cold water

Late September can be cool, with rain and wind. The weather might also be gorgeous and sunny. Be sure to keep your eye on the forecast.

Fraser Valley Scoreboard

Are you thrashing the competition (for a good cause)? Find out here! Stats are updated every 15 minutes. See how you stack up on the national scoreboard >

Teams
Participants
Charities

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Stella's Riders

Gary Klassen

1

200.00

2

Team Kozloff for New Hope

Mindy Kozloff

4

3

Casa Compasiva - Oaxaca Mexico

Marlene Affleck

1

4

Biking for Mercy

Juliet T

1

5

Kitchen Duty

Bruce Breitkreutz

1

6

Feed 1000

Dan Schat

1

7

Mercy Canada Riders

Leanne Hunt

1

8

Richard's Remarkable Riders

Richard Belcham

1

9

Team Splane for New Hope

Sophia Splane

2

10

Freedom Riders

Tatum Bergen

4

11

Keep Calm and Cycle On

Irene Schat

1

12

Stella's Walkers

Darlene Klassen

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Gary Klassen

Stella's Riders

1

200.00

2

Mindy Kozloff

Team Kozloff for New Hope

3

Marlene Affleck

Casa Compasiva - Oaxaca Mexico

4

Juliet T

Biking for Mercy

5

Bruce Breitkreutz

Kitchen Duty

6

Dan Schat

Feed 1000

7

Luca Kozloff

Team Kozloff for New Hope

8

Ada Kozloff

Team Kozloff for New Hope

9

Lyle Kozloff

Team Kozloff for New Hope

10

Leanne Hunt

Mercy Canada Riders

11

Richard Belcham

Richard's Remarkable Riders

12

Sophia Splane

Team Splane for New Hope

13

Jessica Huber

Freedom Riders

14

Tara Teng

Freedom Riders

15

Tatum Bergen

Freedom Riders

16

Irene Schat

Keep Calm and Cycle On

17

Darlene Klassen

Stella's Walkers

#

Charity

Teams

Participants

Raised Here

1

Stella's Voice

2

2

200.00

2

Joy Smith Foundation Inc.

1

4

3

Mercy Canada

2

2

4

Cloverdale Community Kitchen

1

1

5

Stand as One Ministry

2

2

6

Inasmuch Community Society

1

1

7

Greater Vancouver Youth Unlimited

1

1

8

Missionary Ventures Canada

1

1

9

New Hope Community Services

2

6

2018 RIDE Photos

Photo Credit: Hayley Bartsch Photography and Tony Mah

Got questions about the Ride for Refuge?
info@rideforrefuge.org | 1.877.743.3413