Why We Ride

Why We Ride

Every year thousands of Canadians from coast to coast to coast participate in the Ride For Dad's fight against prostate cancer. Participation takes many forms; volunteers, riders, donors, fundraisers, and sponsors. Everyone has a reason WHY they joined the fight...What's your WHY?

This section is dedicated to those special people who provided the motivation to become a Ride For Dad prostate cancer fighter. We invite you to share your story, post a tribute to your WHY.

Please the Submit my Why button below to contribute your submission.

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Sheryl Boggs

Ottawa

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I have known a number of colleagues, friends, and family who have fought for their lives, all because they didn’t get an annual test. We...

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Steve Macaulay

Durham & GTE

Prostate cancer is not new to my family.  My father got it in the early 80s. He received early treatment and survived to an old...

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Tina Gibson

Ottawa

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This is the who and the why that I volunteer Ottawa Motorcycle Ride For Dad - my Dad. He is a 5-year Prostate Cancer Survivor...

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Vince Streukens

Saskatoon

I signed up as a volunteer with Saskatoon’s Ride for Dad, with little knowledge of the group or what prostate cancer was even about. It...

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