Tuesday, April 30, 2013

 

Community Event

Big Love 

BC heart & Stroke Big Bike hits Cottonwood Mall May 2

Submitted by Gillian Yardley, BCHSF/Voice file photo

 

Riders tour around Cottonwood Mall in May 2011.

 

he Heart&Stroke Big Bike, presented by Dairy Farmers of Canada, is an exciting fundraiser ideal for community organizations, companies and groups wishing to support the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

 

Teams made up of 29 enthusiastic riders committed to raise a minimum of $50 each, pedal through their community in support of heart disease and stroke research.

 

The Heart&Stroke Big Bike is a vital fundraiser with impressive results engaging Canadians across the country. Last year, over 50,000 riders, in over 200 communities, helped raise $7.9 million for life-saving research! This is helping Canadians Make Health Last in order to live longer, fuller lives.

 

Visit www.bigbike.ca to learn more.

 

WHERE:  The Big Bike will depart from Cottonwood Mall on Luckakuck.

 

About the Heart and Stroke Foundation:
The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke, reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living and advocacy.

Healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke. Together we will make it happen.

See more Voice coverage from previous rides here.

 

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