Raised:
$1,200
6%Goal:
$20,000

Peterborough

Hosted by Newcomers Mission Peterborough

6Participants5Teams45Days Left

What moves you? Join us on Saturday, October 1, 2022 for the Ride for Refuge, a family-friendly bike + walk fundraiser supporting local charities who help people seeking refuge from danger, hardship, and abuse.

Event Day Details

Save the date - RIDE Day is October 1, 2022!

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2011 Ashburnham Drive

Peterborough Ontario

The pavilion at Beavermead Park is the start and finish location.

Schedule

  • 3:00 pm: Meet Check-in opens
  • 4:00 pm: Move Opening remarks + send-off
  • 5:00 pm: Munch Light meal served
  • 6:00 pm: Mosey Go Home!

Have questions? Visit the FAQ section!

Check-in

  • All participants will check-in personally at the event on Saturday, October 1, 2022.
  • T-shirts! Fundraising participants who raise $150+ (or $75+ for those under 18) will receive a RIDE shirt as a thank you on Event Day, while supplies last.
  • There is no registration fee to participate in the Ride for Refuge, but most participants raise $250-300 or more in support of their charity.
  • No money or cheques will be processed at check-in.

Can't join us on event day? If you have a conflict, we hope you'll join us by fundraising and walking on your own.

Waivers

All participants should register online and accept the electronic waiver.

  • Adults: When you register online, you will automatically accept an electronic waiver, which is all that is needed for adults.
  • Youth/Children: If you have youth or children on your team, they will need to have their parent or guardian sign a printed paper waiver.
  • Waivers will be available at check-in on Event Day.

Route Details

  • Route Distances: We have great routes where you can walk 2.5 or 5 km or bike 10 or 20 km.
  • Rest Stops: There will be one rest stop on each route with yummy snacks and drinks.
  • Signage: Routes will be well-signed with our bold orange RIDE signs.
  • Route Support: Route marshals, rest stop hosts, and support vehicle drivers will provide support along the route.
  • 12 and under participants must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.

What to Bring

A few common sense suggestions:

  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • Your bike and helmet or walking shoes
  • Extra snacks if you have allergies or food sensitivities
  • Your own water bottle
  • Warm layers with moisture-repelling clothing. Early October weather can be cool, with rain and wind. The weather might also be gorgeous and sunny. So be sure to keep your eye on the forecast.
  • A passion for the charity you're walking and fundraising for!

Peterborough Maps

Check out this year's RIDE route maps below:

2.5kmView + print!

Walking route from Beavermead Pavilion to Ecology Park and return, complete twice for approximately 2.5 km distance.

Peterborough 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

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

Pastor's Promenaders

Debora Rolls

1

500.00

2

Sheryl's Strollers

Sheryl Smith

1

500.00

3

Newcomers group

Rani Ibrahim

2

200.00

4

Pathway Peddlers

Jennifer Johnston

1

5

Presby-Hooligans

Elaine Flett-Hurst

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Debora Rolls

Pastor's Promenaders

1

500.00

2

Sheryl Smith

Sheryl's Strollers

1

500.00

3

Rani Ibrahim

Newcomers group

1

200.00

4

Jennifer Johnston

Pathway Peddlers

5

Elaine Flett-Hurst

Presby-Hooligans

6

Elvina Todosiienko

Newcomers group

About Newcomers Mission Peterborough

The Newcomers Mission welcomes people from all over the world and helps them adapt to a new life in Peterborough. Children's and youth programs, translation services, special group activities, help with finding jobs and housing, are some of the things Lay Missionary Rani Ibrahim is known for. Sustainable funding helps ensure that these programs can continue.

2021 RIDE Photos

Here's a collection of our favourite photos from RIDE 2021 nationwide - special thanks to our many volunteer photographers who sent them in!

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Contact Us


RIDE Peterborough 2022

The RIDE Team Participant & Donor Services
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email peterborough@rideforrefuge.org

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