It’s time to announce and celebrate Ladysmith’s very own rider on this years 2017 20th anniversary Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock team.
Lindy Skutnik, of 460 Realty and a Ladysmith resident, has been chosen as a guest rider for the incredible Tour de Rock from September 23rd to October 6th.
Since 1998, this demanding ride, with participants mainly from island police detachments, have raised over $2,000,000 for paediatric cancer research and a very special place for children with, or in remission from cancer – Camp Goodtimes.
With 2017 being the 20th. anniversary, the applicant field was expanded to include paramedics, firefighters, and community representatives.
The riders not only have the very demanding physical and emotional challenge of this ride, but they also have an expectation for raising funds as well.
Jan Christenson, of Royal LePage Ladysmith, is putting out her challenge to all chamber members to meet or beat her donation of $100 for Lindy. To donate, you can go to www.tourderock.ca and follow the prompts to the specific rider and the donation button or click on the link below.
If preferred, please bring any cheques to the Royal LePage office at 410A 1st. Ave. Please make your envelope Attn. Jan Christenson, and she will deliver it to the proper Cancer Society representative. Donations of a $25 minimum will receive a tax receipt – ensure name and address are included for that. Make cheques payable to Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock.
Let’s support Lindy and show that incredible Ladysmith spirit that we’ve always had for this amazing event!!!!!