Raised:
$1,715
0%Goal:
$350,000

Vancouver

Hosted by Journey Home Community

44Participants28Teams11Charities0Volunteers

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 Journey Home Community

Journey Home Community exists to welcome newly arriving refugee claimant families in the Metro Vancouver area. Money raised from the RIDE will be allocated to providing housing, holistic settlement support and relational support for refugee families seeking protection. They have fled persecution and intent on making a new home in a safe place, utilizing their multiple skills and abilities to make Canada an even better place!


Join us in making the difference for these courageous families. RIDE or WALK with us on Oct 5th!


For more information contact Laura Brook at 604-612-6930 or email laura@journeyhomecommunity.ca

Vancouver 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

New Hope Faithful

Jack Taylor

5

730.00

2

Olivet

Indulis Vanags

2

400.00

3

Journey Home Bright Colors Team Orange

Laura Brook

1

110.00

4

Forever Young

Jennie Liu

2

100.00

5

Journey Homeward Bound

James Grunau

1

100.00

6

juanitos riders

John Dyck

1

100.00

7

Team PWRDF Vancouver

Peter Goodwin

1

50.00

8

Kickin' it for Kinbrace

Valerie Reynolds

1

50.00

9

The Inner Winners

Jenny Shantz

2

25.00

10

Inner Hope Victorious Volunteers

Abigail Kelly

1

11

The Boss Brigade

Diana Squires

1

12

Elevation Cruisers

Chris Hege

1

13

Inner Hope Boundless Bikers

Mark Ang

1

14

Beautiful Shalom

Derek Chu

1

15

Vancouver Generous Space

Beth Carlson-Malena

1

16

Southside Psychlers

Phoebe Wong

1

17

Vancity Burnabees

Jennifer Dalziel

1

18

Inner Hope's Post Secondary Power

Samantha Gardham-Hers

1

19

Cycling for Ratanak

Deborah Low

2

20

New Hope Wheelers

Justin Vaughan

1

21

Wheelies for Refugees

Doug Peat

1

22

Richmond Cares

Brenda Goossen

1

23

ECC Riders

Ken Pierce

3

24

Guate Education Riders

Antonio Sanz

1

25

Krazy Krenzlers

Michelle Krenzler

1

26

New Hope Riders

Ann Barnard Ball

1

27

Mountainview Christian supports Inner Hope

Ian Prinsloo

2

28

MAX POWER (over 9000)

timothy oh

1

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Jack Taylor

New Hope Faithful

5

505.00

2

Indulis Vanags

Olivet

1

200.00

3

John Churchill-Browne

Olivet

1

200.00

4

Gayle Taylor

New Hope Faithful

1

150.00

5

Laura Brook

Journey Home Bright Colors Team Orange

1

110.00

6

John Dyck

juanitos riders

1

100.00

7

James Grunau

Journey Homeward Bound

1

100.00

8

Jennie Liu

Forever Young

1

100.00

9

Jeremiah Redekkopp

New Hope Faithful

1

75.00

10

Valerie Reynolds

Kickin' it for Kinbrace

1

50.00

11

Peter Goodwin

Team PWRDF Vancouver

1

50.00

12

Jenny Shantz

The Inner Winners

1

25.00

13

Shannon Vanroekel

Casa Compasiva - Oaxaca Mexico

14

Jennifer Dalziel

Vancity Burnabees

15

Phoebe Wong

Southside Psychlers

16

Beth Carlson-Malena

Vancouver Generous Space

17

Derek Chu

Beautiful Shalom

18

timothy oh

MAX POWER (over 9000)

19

Ellen Redekopp

Keep Calm and Cycle On

20

Carrie Peters

Mountainview Christian supports Inner Hope

21

Chris Hege

Elevation Cruisers

22

Mark Ang

Inner Hope Boundless Bikers

23

Samantha Gardham-Hers

Inner Hope's Post Secondary Power

24

Diana Squires

The Boss Brigade

25

Abigail Kelly

Inner Hope Victorious Volunteers

26

Kiana Pattern

ECC Riders

27

Tyson Schoeber

Cycling for Ratanak

28

Dara Barbour

The Inner Winners

29

April Jordan

Freedom Riders

30

Doug Peat

Wheelies for Refugees

31

Brenda Goossen

Richmond Cares

32

Ann Barnard Ball

New Hope Riders

33

Ken Pierce

ECC Riders

34

Anthony Splane

Team Splane for New Hope

35

Karen Anderson

New Hope Faithful

36

Antonio Sanz

Guate Education Riders

37

Michelle Krenzler

Krazy Krenzlers

38

Kent Anderson

New Hope Faithful

39

Ian Prinsloo

Mountainview Christian supports Inner Hope

40

Cherylin Pattern

ECC Riders

41

Deborah Low

Cycling for Ratanak

42

Justin Vaughan

New Hope Wheelers

#

Charity

Teams

Participants

Raised Here

1

New Hope Community Services

3

7

730.00

2

Journey Home Community

9

12

710.00

3

Great Commission Media Ministries

1

2

100.00

4

Primate's World Relief & Dev...

1

1

50.00

5

Kinbrace

3

3

50.00

6

Inner Hope Youth Ministries

6

8

25.00

7

Southside Community Church

1

1

8

Greater Vancouver Youth Unlimited

1

1

9

Ratanak International

1

2

10

Generous Space Ministries

1

1

11

Global Shore Opportunities

1

1

2018 RIDE Photos

Photo Credit: Larry Wiebe

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

Richmond Christian School

5240 Woodwards Road

Richmond, BC

V7E 6H9


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.

Contact Us


Vancouver

Carol Taylor Event Director
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email carol@journeyhomecommunity.ca

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