Local doctor ready to join grandmothers in annual ride

Photo by Marissa Tiel/Campbell River Mirror Marissa Tiel, Campbell River Mirror, September 5th, 2019. Read the story here.  “After reading about the ride for years, a local mom is finally getting her chance to take part in Vancouver Island’s Grandmothers to Grandmothers annual fundraising bike tour. “I always was really inspired seeing the picture in the paper of the older women hopping on their bike ... Continue Reading »

Campbell River Grandmothers ride again

Campbell River grandmothers ride again Aug. 29, 2019- Campbell River Mirror “On Friday, Sept. 6, three Campbell River women, all over 55-years-old, will ride bicycles for three days down the 275 kilometer route to Victoria. They will be part of this year’s team of 31 women from other Island communities in this twelfth annual cycling tour to raise awareness and funds for grandmothers in Africa.   2017 G ... Continue Reading »

Cycle tour for African Grandmothers coming through the Comox Valley

Posted on August 18th in B.C Local News On Sept. 6, 35 women, aged between 56 and 75, will be cycling through the Comox Valley on a three-day, 275 kilometer, journey from Campbell River to Victoria. After months of training, these intrepid women will be taking part in the 13th annual Victoria Grandmothers for Africa Cycle Tour, riding in solidarity with the tireless African “gogos” who are raising their grandc ... Continue Reading »