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Ride for Sight is Canada’s longest-running and most renowned motorcycle charity event. Join thousands of participants united against vision loss as we celebrate the thrill of the open road at the ride that started them all.

Ride For Sight

Ride for Sight is a Canadian tradition. For 37 years, motorcyclists from across the country have rallied together in support of vision science – raising more than $20 million for researchers at hospitals and universities coast-to-coast.

Rev your fundraising engines because another action-packed ride season is just around the corner. With events in Northern and Southern Alberta, Northern and Central Ontario, Saskatchewan and Newfoundland we’re bringing the best in motorcycle-themed entertainment to your hometown.

Highlights for 2016 include:

    • Spectacular motorcycle parades
    • Live music & entertainment
    • Show ‘n’ Shines & bike games
    • Camping & vendor markets
    • National draw for an exciting grand prize
    • And more…
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So register online now and add to the over $20 million we’ve already raised for the Foundation Fighting Blindness.

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Email: rideforsight@ffb.ca
Phone: 1.800.461.3331

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Locations

Central Ontario

Come for the weekend or just come for the day, there are lots to do and see at Ride for Sight!

This rocking weekend includes:

Check out the full weekend schedule.

Event Details

Date
Friday, June 10, 2016 at 3 pm
to Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 10 am

Price
$10 registration fee per person
$90 fundraising minimum per person
$250 fundraising minimum per RV

Location
Fenelon Fairgrounds,
Fenelon Falls, Ontario

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Regional Sponsors

Northern Ontario

This rocking event includes:

  • Free camping for tents, campers & RVs
  • Spectacular 3-hour-long motorcycle parade
  • Show ‘n’ shine
  • Bike games
  • Vendor marketplace with food & goods
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Live music & entertainment
  • & much more! Stay tuned for details

Keep up with all your Ride for Sight Northern Ontario news on our Facebook page.

Event Details

Date
July 8-10, 2016
Registration starts July 8 at 12pm

Price
$75 fundraising minimum

Location
Stokely Creek Lodge,
Goulais River, Ontario

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Northern Alberta

This rocking event includes:

  • Spectacular motorcycle parade leaving from Onoway
  • Free camping
  • Bike games
  • Show and shine
  • Beer gardens
  • Live entertainment
  • & much more!

Event Details

Date
July 9, 2016, 9 am – 6 pm

Registration will be open, 9:00-1:00
Kick Stands Up from St. Albert Mall, 9:00
Bike Games, 10:30-11:30
Show and Shine, 12:00-1:00
Beer Gardens, 2:00-10:00
Poker Run, 1:30-4:00
Band, 6:00-10:30
Last Call, 10:00

Price
$40 fundraising minimum

Location
Onoway Community Hall
Onoway, Alberta

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Regional Sponsors

Southern Alberta

This rocking event includes:

  • Spectacular poker run parade leaving from Bragg Creek Community Centre
  • Free camping
  • & much more! Stay tuned for details

Event Details

Date
July 24, 2016, 9 am – 6 pm

Price
$40 fundraising minimum

Location
Bragg Creek Community Centre
Bragg Creek, Alberta

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Newfoundland & Labrador

This rocking weekend includes:

  • Motorcycle parades to Ride for Sight grounds
  • Vendor marketplace with food & goods
  • Poker Run
  • Honda Come Ride With Us / Demo rides
  • Silent Auction
  • Bike games
  • Show ‘n’ Shine
  • Beer tent
  • Complimentary Montana’s Rib Dinner
  • Live music
  • Blessing of the bikes
  • Harley-Davidson bike draw
  • & much more! 

Check out the full weekend schedule.

*NEW* One-night hotel bookings now available, plus Steel Hotels is generously hosting a Welcome event Friday night for all riders. Learn more.

Event Details

Date
June 24 – 26, 2016
Registration | Friday, June 24: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Event Activities | Saturday, June 25: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parade | Sunday, June 26 : 10:00 am

Price
$75 fundraising minimum
(plus $20 per passenger)

Location
Gander Community Centre,
Gander, Newfoundland & Labrador

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Regional Sponsors

Saskatchewan

This rocking event includes:

  • Free camping
  • Spectacular motorcycle parade leaving Elbow Arena & Fairgrounds
  • Bike games
  • Beer garden
  • Vendor marketplace with food & goods
  • Complimentary pancake breakfast Saturday morning
  • & much more

Check out the full weekend schedule.

Event Details

Date
June 24-26, 2016
Registration | Friday, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Event Activities | Saturday, 8:30am – 11pm
Breakfast & move-out | Sunday, 7:30am

Price
$50 fundraising minimum

Location
Elbow Arena & Fairgrounds,
Elbow, Saskatchewan

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Ride For Sight News

Photo: Group of motorcycles driving on highway

2016 Ride for Sight High Milers Going The Distance!

May 16th, 2016 by

Every year, a special group of Ride for Sight participants go above and beyond to support the Foundation Fighting Blindness and our mission to cure blindness. We call these people High Milers. These high-energy fundraisers raise over $1000 each in support of vision research taking place at hospitals and universities across Canada, and are the backbone of our Ride for Sight efforts!…

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Photo: Band performs on stage at past Ride for Sight Central Ontario event

Ride for Sight Central Ontario Announces Music Line-up

May 4th, 2016 by

Ride for Sight Central Ontario is pleased to announce this year’s full throttle, music performances! Register for Ride for Sight Central Ontario for more than a full day of incredible live tunes, all the motorcycle fun you can handle, and much, much more. Check out our lineup and set times below: Friday (Country Barn Dance): Paul…

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Photo: Luis Veira and Northern Ride for Sight committee members

Ride for Sight: An Incredible Event Supporting An Even Better Cause

May 4th, 2016 by

Story contributed by Luis Vieira, a long-time Ride for Sight supporter and High Miler.(Third from left), with Chair of the Northern Ontario planning committee Dave Ostrowski Gallant (far left), Sandra Vieira (Luis’s wife) and Committee Co-chair, Greg Simpson (right). In 2002 I was asked by a group of friends if I would like to do a ride…

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Photo: Motorcyclists driving through a small town

Become a Community Partner of the Central Ontario Ride for Sight

May 3rd, 2016 by

Are you a local business that would like to show your support for the Central Ontario Ride for Sight? Become a Ride for Sight Community Partner by participating in our discount card promotion. We ask that Community Partners offer a 10% discount (valid from June 10 – October 30, 2016) to all registered riders. In…

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