Raised:
$1,300
3%Goal:
$44,000

Prince Albert

Hosted by Catholic Family Services Prince Albert

9Participants5Teams98Days 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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2787 10th ave West

Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

S6V 4B2

All Riders & Walkers will begin at the 0 K Marker of the Rotary Trail that is located on the south side of the Alfred Jenkins Centre.


Walkers will have a 2.5 K or 5 K option beginning at marker 0.


Riders will head in the opposite direction with a 10k or 20k option beginning at marker 0. Riders may also choose to complete the complete Rotary Trail loop for a total of 22.6 kilometres.

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!

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.

Have questions? Visit the FAQ section!

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!

Prince Albert Maps

Check out this year's RIDE route maps below:

20kmView + print!

Complete Rotary Trial 22.5km Loop

5/10kmView + print!

10km Loop/Option 2X for 20km

5kmView + print!

Those who chose to walk 2.5km will only walk half of this route. There will be signage on where to turn around.

Prince Albert 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

Healthy Hearts

Jeannette Eddolls

1

550.00

2

WeAll’s For Mental Health

Margaret Duncombe

2

500.00

3

The Chain Reaction

Louise Phaneuf

3

150.00

4

Rosie's Rebels

Rosemary Smyth

2

100.00

5

Team B-Well

Louise Zurowski

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Jeannette Eddolls

Healthy Hearts

4

550.00

2

Margaret Duncombe

WeAll’s For Mental Health

5

500.00

3

Louise Phaneuf

The Chain Reaction

1

150.00

4

Rosemary Smyth

Rosie's Rebels

1

100.00

5

Louise Zurowski

Team B-Well

6

Garry Whitley

WeAll’s For Mental Health

7

Cheryl Farnham

The Chain Reaction

8

Denise Phaneuf

The Chain Reaction

9

Elizabeth Smyth

Rosie's Rebels

About Catholic Family Services Prince Albert

Since 1985 Catholic Family Services of Prince Albert, a nonprofit organization, has been supporting individuals, couples, and families in strengthening and improving their reliance, safety, and mental well-being. We provide professional services which includes counselling and programming for a variety of needs, including conflict, grief, depression, stress, anxiety, anger, family violence, emotional control, interpersonal conflict, family separation etc. On an annual basis, our organization serves over 2000 high risk youth, marginalized women, children exposed to violence, aboriginal families, recovering addicts, grief survivors, individuals suffering with depression, and recently separated families.

Throughout our proud history, we have served with compassion and reverence for all of humanity regardless of where our clients come from. Our programs and services strive to be barrier free, always. We promote ease of access for those who have the courage to come to us for help, and will offer something of value to everyone who reaches out. That is our promise to the community.


By participating in Ride for Refuge on October 1 you will help us to continue to fulfill our mission of strengthening and supporting the mental and emotional health of all those we serve.


We acknowledge that we are in the traditional territories of the Cree, Dene, Nakota, Saulteaux and Ojibwe First Nations, and the homeland of the Metis Nation. In recognition of Treaty 6, and in the spirit of reconciliation, we reaffirm our commitment, connection and responsibility to each other.

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